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 · 515 views
last updated May 22, 2014 06:00PM
* Group Rules
By Theresa · 1 post · 1214 views
last updated Sep 24, 2012 06:50AM
Welcome to the Group! Introduce yourself...
By Theresa · 967 posts · 1540 views
last updated 18 hours, 31 min ago
What are you reading?
By Theresa · 2732 posts · 1207 views
last updated Jul 29, 2014 08:09AM
Hi my name is Michelle :)
By Michelle · 3 posts · 21 views
last updated May 28, 2014 06:54PM
Showing 5 of 138 topics — 4,531 comments total
+ UF BOOK CHAT
Urban Fantasy Why so few Men Readers?
By Lance · 384 posts · 752 views
last updated 57 minutes ago
Book series done before their time or left unfinished?
By Rich · 29 posts · 98 views
last updated 1 hour, 43 min ago
Would you be disappointed if...
By Michelle · 30 posts · 131 views
last updated Jul 29, 2014 06:10AM
Were does it stop?
By J.K. · 93 posts · 189 views
last updated Jul 29, 2014 05:31AM
UF ebooks on sale
By Michelle · 5 posts · 81 views
last updated Jul 12, 2014 10:12AM
Diverse characters
By Andrea · 36 posts · 97 views
last updated 1 hour, 53 min ago
Urban Fantasy with a Noir-tinge
By Megan · 22 posts · 95 views
last updated 12 hours, 57 min ago
Looking for urban fantasy books with kick-ass main characters
By Stine · 33 posts · 189 views
last updated Jul 29, 2014 03:25AM
Books with romance but not too much sex
By Davinia · 18 posts · 69 views
last updated Jun 21, 2014 10:19PM
Shifter recommendation help please.
By Brandy · 8 posts · 48 views
last updated Jun 07, 2014 05:23AM
* Challenge Themes Suggestions Thread
By Theresa · 80 posts · 402 views
last updated Dec 14, 2012 10:28PM
Challenge # 18: Jul 1, 2014 to Sep 30, 2014
By Christine · 11 posts · 32 views
last updated Jul 13, 2014 08:50PM
Challenge #17: Apr 1, 2014 to Jun 30, 2014
By Christine · 25 posts · 63 views
last updated Jul 11, 2014 02:36PM
2014 A to Z Yearly Challenge
By Christine · 89 posts · 211 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 06:18PM
2014 Creature Challenge
By Christine · 30 posts · 199 views
last updated Apr 30, 2014 05:06PM
Showing 5 of 61 topics — 2,123 comments total
+ OTHER TOPICS
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last updated 5 hours, 28 min ago
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By Melissa · 21 posts · 54 views
last updated Jul 24, 2014 01:38PM
Win a New Amazon Kindle Fire HD!!!
By Stephanie · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Jun 26, 2014 07:18AM
The City as Supporting Character
By Robert · 34 posts · 106 views
last updated Jun 13, 2014 10:49AM
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last updated May 16, 2014 02:20PM
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last updated Jul 22, 2014 12:23PM
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+ MOVIES & TV
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By J.B. · 21 posts · 70 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 12:43PM
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last updated Jun 28, 2014 07:48PM
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By William · 5 posts · 14 views
last updated May 08, 2014 01:15PM
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last updated May 08, 2014 10:37AM
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+ SELF-PROMOTION
* Self-Promotion: THE RULES (effective 5/22/09)
By Theresa · 28 posts · 509 views
last updated Jul 14, 2014 08:57AM
Rokula On Sale!
By Sarah · 1 post · 7 views
last updated Jul 28, 2014 04:44PM
FREE YA Dystopian Novel
By Andrea · 1 post · 10 views
last updated Jul 08, 2014 06:57PM
* GROUP READ: History
By Theresa · 1 post · 412 views
last updated Mar 29, 2009 07:20PM
What should UF read in July?
By Michelle · 20 posts · 136 views
last updated Jul 02, 2014 04:52AM
Skin Game by Jim Butcher - June 2014
By Michelle · 12 posts · 72 views
last updated Jun 24, 2014 09:40AM
What should UF read in June?
By Michelle · 33 posts · 163 views
last updated May 30, 2014 09:24AM
Clean Sweep by Ilona Andrews - May 2014 BOM
By Michelle · 17 posts · 68 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 · 117 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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