Nov 042013
Novella Reviews: Close to You and Entwined

Today, AH and I are taking a break from the full-length novels and diving into two novellas from Stacia Kane and Kristen Callihan. Both of the novellas are from exisiting series and could be read as standalones, but we wouldn’t recommend it. The real purpose of these novellas is to give fans a little glimpse into a story they wouldn’t otherwise have seen. Read on to see if we think these novellas were worth the pit stop! Close to You by Stacia Kane Book #5.5 in the Downside Ghosts series Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: 8 October 2013 ARC Provided by Netgalley and St. [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on November 4, 2013 at 7:10 am
Aug 272013
Novella Reviews: Five Stories From Some Favorite Authors

Grimoire of the Lamb by Kevin Hearne Book #0.4 in the Iron Druid Chronicles Genre: Urban Fantasy Publication Date: May 7th 2013 E-Book Purchased from Synopsis from Goodreads: There’s nothing like an impromptu holiday to explore the birthplace of modern civilisation, but when Atticus and Oberon pursue a book-stealing Egyptian wizard – with a penchant for lamb – to the land of the pharaohs, they find themselves in hot, crocodile-infested water. The trip takes an even nastier turn when they discover the true nature of the nefarious plot they’ve been drawn into. On the wrong side of the vengeful [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on August 27, 2013 at 1:24 pm
Jun 262012
ARC Review: Chasing Magic by Stacia Kane (and giveaway too!)

ARC Review: Chasing Magic by Stacia Kane Book 5 in Downside Ghosts series Release date: June 26, 2012 Book provided by NetGalley and the publisher Stacia Kane is one of our favorite authors and her Downside Ghosts series is a Badass Book Review favorite. We were so very excited to get an early review copy of this book. Once again, Michelle and I had to discuss this book. So here are our combined thoughts on this book: (Warning – there may be spoilers for previous books here – we tried to be as spoiler-free as possible). Added bonus for our [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on June 26, 2012 at 7:00 am
Mar 272012
ARC Review:  Sacrificial Magic by Stacia Kane

Sacrificial Magic (Downside Ghosts #4) by Stacia Kane ARC Galley Provided by the Publisher and Netgalley This is a group review. Below are each of our thoughts on Sacrificial Magic.  Enjoy and share your reactions! AH’s thoughts – 5 Skulls – A Once again I wasn’t sure whether I wanted to smack Chess or hug her. Sacrificial Magic took me on a fast paced, action-packed emotional ride. I could not put this book down. Why was this book so wonderful? First of all, Stacia Kane is a genius. Her excellent world building and well-crafted story had phenomenal character development. The reader [ Read More of this Review ]

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 Posted by on March 27, 2012 at 7:00 am