Urban Fantasy

Urban fantasy is a subset of contemporary fantasy, consisting of magical novels and stories set in contemporary, real-world, urban settings--as opposed to 'traditional' fantasy set in wholly imaginary landscapes. The urban fantasy protagonist faces extraordinary circumstances as plots unfold in either open (where magic or paranormal events are commonly accepted to exist) or closed (where magical powers or creatures are concealed) worlds. A romantic subplot may or may not exist within the context...more
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July 6, 2014
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July 31, 2014
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GROUP BOOK OF THE MONTH--CURRENT
Why we're reading this
This is our July 2014 read
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* Writers - Read This!
By Michelle · 4 posts · 524 views
last updated May 22, 2014 06:00PM
* Group Rules
By Theresa · 1 post · 1217 views
last updated Sep 24, 2012 06:50AM
What are you reading?
By Theresa · 2751 posts · 1219 views
last updated 2 hours, 45 min ago
Welcome to the Group! Introduce yourself...
By Theresa · 970 posts · 1547 views
last updated Aug 17, 2014 08:04PM
Hi my name is Michelle :)
By Michelle · 3 posts · 25 views
last updated May 28, 2014 06:54PM
Showing 5 of 138 topics — 4,570 comments total
+ UF BOOK CHAT
Kate Daniels Series: Is It Good?
By Jessica · 132 posts · 532 views
last updated Aug 19, 2014 05:54PM
Would you be disappointed if...
By Michelle · 37 posts · 158 views
last updated Aug 15, 2014 08:50AM
good urban fantasy not geared toward teens?
By Melissa · 56 posts · 229 views
last updated Aug 14, 2014 11:18PM
Dante Valentine. Is the series worth finishing?
By Amber · 20 posts · 108 views
last updated Aug 10, 2014 04:20PM
Urban Fantasy Why so few Men Readers?
By Lance · 391 posts · 767 views
last updated Aug 01, 2014 05:59AM
Lucifer as the bad guy
By Molly7 · 8 posts · 34 views
last updated 9 hours, 5 min ago
Diverse characters
By Andrea · 36 posts · 106 views
last updated Jul 30, 2014 11:38PM
Urban Fantasy with a Noir-tinge
By Megan · 22 posts · 109 views
last updated Jul 30, 2014 12:35PM
Looking for urban fantasy books with kick-ass main characters
By Stine · 33 posts · 197 views
last updated Jul 29, 2014 03:25AM
Books with romance but not too much sex
By Davinia · 18 posts · 77 views
last updated Jun 21, 2014 10:19PM
* Challenge Themes Suggestions Thread
By Theresa · 80 posts · 403 views
last updated Dec 14, 2012 10:28PM
2014 Creature Challenge
By Christine · 33 posts · 212 views
last updated Aug 04, 2014 05:56PM
2014 A to Z Yearly Challenge
By Christine · 94 posts · 221 views
last updated Aug 04, 2014 03:31PM
Challenge # 18: Jul 1, 2014 to Sep 30, 2014
By Christine · 11 posts · 33 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 08:50PM
Challenge #17: Apr 1, 2014 to Jun 30, 2014
By Christine · 25 posts · 64 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 02:36PM
Showing 5 of 62 topics — 2,142 comments total
+ OTHER TOPICS
Cliffhanger endings, yes or no?
By Sharon · 15 posts · 29 views
last updated Aug 11, 2014 09:56AM
How do you get back into a series after a break?
By Melissa · 23 posts · 64 views
last updated Aug 01, 2014 12:09PM
Best sites/blogs for UF reviews?
By Brian · 8 posts · 22 views
last updated Jul 31, 2014 03:58PM
Win a New Amazon Kindle Fire HD!!!
By Stephanie · 1 post · 18 views
last updated Jun 26, 2014 07:18AM
The City as Supporting Character
By Robert · 34 posts · 107 views
last updated Jun 13, 2014 10:49AM
Hounded by Kevin Hearne
By Michelle · 43 posts · 69 views
last updated Jul 22, 2014 12:23PM
Showing 5 of 41 topics — 1,508 comments total
+ MOVIES & TV
Grimm
By Coral · 205 posts · 351 views
last updated Aug 17, 2014 08:12PM
Anyone Watching Sleepy Hollow?
By Michelle · 43 posts · 104 views
last updated Aug 16, 2014 07:05PM
dracula
By William · 8 posts · 25 views
last updated Aug 11, 2014 09:41AM
Catching Fire or The Hobbit 2?
By Michelle · 11 posts · 52 views
last updated Aug 10, 2014 09:30AM
Penny Dreadful
By J.B. · 21 posts · 73 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 12:43PM
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+ SELF-PROMOTION
* Self-Promotion: THE RULES (effective 5/22/09)
By Theresa · 28 posts · 512 views
last updated Jul 14, 2014 08:57AM
Fire and Fangs
By Josephine · 4 posts · 22 views
last updated Aug 18, 2014 08:14AM
DragonKin is out!
By Maria · 2 posts · 8 views
last updated Aug 18, 2014 08:12AM
Free for amazon review! (Paranormal Romance Fantasy)
By Eva · 1 post · 12 views
last updated Aug 10, 2014 09:25AM
Rokula On Sale!
By Sarah · 2 posts · 11 views
last updated Aug 03, 2014 01:46PM
* GROUP READ: History
By Theresa · 1 post · 413 views
last updated Mar 29, 2009 07:20PM
What should UF read in July?
By Michelle · 20 posts · 140 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 04:52AM
Skin Game by Jim Butcher - June 2014
By Michelle · 12 posts · 78 views
last updated Jun 24, 2014 09:40AM
What should UF read in June?
By Michelle · 33 posts · 165 views
last updated May 30, 2014 09:24AM
Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews - May 2014 BOM
By Michelle · 17 posts · 69 views
last updated May 13, 2014 12:08PM
Showing 5 of 5 topics — 135 comments total
+ Buddy Reads
* What is a Buddy Read?
By Michelle · 1 post · 119 views
last updated May 31, 2013 02:38PM
Buddy Read - Magic and Loss
By Dawn · 19 posts · 28 views
last updated Nov 24, 2013 12:19PM
Buddy Read- Blue Blazes by Chuck Wendig (SPOILERS)
By Nikki · 36 posts · 32 views
last updated Aug 27, 2013 08:42AM
Buddy read - Fated (Spoilers)
By Kathy (Kindle… · 20 posts · 44 views
last updated Aug 07, 2013 10:55PM
Buddy Read Suggestions
By Nikki · 31 posts · 77 views
last updated Jul 16, 2013 11:22AM
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