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Dead Girls Are Easy (Nicki Styx, #1)
3.77
Breezy, nice romantic element, and a gay sidekick who is adorable and funny and also has a romantic subplot.

I liked a lot about this one. It's pretty
...more
Jul 2009
Jul 11, 2009
 
Skin Trade (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #17)
3.89
I liked it okay, but this book gives me mixed feelings, because the first eight books in the Anita Blake series were brilliant--and this was another h ...more
not set
Jun 06, 2009
 
Street Magic (Black London, #1)
3.43
I read this in one evening because I enjoyed the story so much. Actually, I enjoyed the voice so much. Pete (short for a horrible first name) and Jack ...more
not set
Jun 04, 2009
 
Kéthani
3.46
The cover blurb says this book is "a future classic" and I have to say "Meh" to that. This book is interesting and I enjoyed it, but unlike many other ...more
Jul 08, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
Black Dust Mambo (Hoodoo, #1)
3.66
I liked this book tremendously. It's set in the same world in which the author's Maker's Song series is set, and the focus of this story is the hoodoo ...more
Jul 07, 2010
Jul 08, 2010
 
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1)
3.90
picked this book up (via Amazon) because the cover was so interesting, and the line, "a novel of vampires,werewolves, and parasols" had me at hello. V ...more
Oct 16, 2009
Oct 15, 2009
 
The Darkest Whisper (Lords of the Underworld, #4)
4.34
Very workmanlike series paranormal romance. This one has the very interesting character of a harpy who is soft-hearted, who falls in love with one of ...more
Jan 27, 2010
Jan 24, 2010
 
Dying Bites (The Bloodhound Files, #1)
3.67
Interesting alternate reality story about a gal yanked from our world to one where magic is real--and so are vampires and weres. The really interestin ...more
Jul 28, 2009
Jul 24, 2009
 
Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side (Jessica, #1)
3.86
I received this book today, and I read the 350 pages in one sitting. The book is from the viewpoint of the female lead, Jessican, with the other half ...more
Jan 22, 2010
Jan 16, 2010
 
Resenting the Hero (Hero, #1)
3.61
What a fun fantasy read! Actually, this is technically science fantasy just as the Pern series is science fantasy, but it reads (like the first Pern b ...more
Jan 28, 2010
Jan 16, 2010
 
Skinwalker (Jane Yellowrock, #1)
3.88
Wow, a unique take on vampires set in New Orleans. Our protagonist, Jane Yellowrock, is a skinwalker, a Cherokee gal who can change her shape. For var ...more
Jul 2009
Jul 12, 2009
 
Midnight's Daughter (Dorina Basarab, #1)
4.00
This book is the first in the new Dorina Basarab series, and is based in the world of Cassandra Palmer. I liked how characters I met in the other seri ...more
Oct 07, 2009
Sep 28, 2009
 
Dead Romeo
3.35
I know that graphic stories need to be boiled down to a minimum, but the storyline in Dead Romeo was missing a few key elements and thus was less enjo ...more
Feb 06, 2010
Feb 06, 2010
 
Keeping It Real (Quantum Gravity #1)
3.44
Pretty much everything but the kitchen sink in this series! I am calling it cyber-fantasy for lack of a better name, because this is like Tolkein bred ...more
Jan 2007
Oct 13, 2009
 
Eve of Darkness (Marked, #1)
3.69
Wow! I liked this urban fantasy. Very tough gal, Evangeline, aka Eve. She is, like most urban fantasy tough chicks, panted after by all the boys (hey, ...more
Jul 2009
Jul 11, 2009
 
Gentlemen Prefer Succubi (Succubus Diaries, #1)
3.81
Amusing light read. A paranormal romance that has an actual plot (always my preference) and a light, breezy tone that was a bit chick lit and a bit sc ...more
Feb 05, 2010
Feb 06, 2010
 
Spiral Hunt (Evie Scelan, #1)
3.34
Excellent new voice in urban fantasy with a celtic twist. Well written, interesting characters, a protagonist with something new.
Feb 19, 2010
Feb 18, 2010
 
Empress (Godspeaker Trilogy #1)
3.41
An impressive fantasy world here. Typical epic fantasies are set in something more like Medieval realms, but this one is set in a bloodthirsty Mesopot ...more
Jan 08, 2010
Jan 06, 2010
 
Angels' Blood (Guild Hunter, #1)
4.14
I like the alternate Earth of this paranormal romance. Here, there are angels, vampires and humans all sharing the world. Angels rule, although they l ...more
Mar 28, 2010
Feb 18, 2010
 
The Iron King (The Iron Fey, #1)
3.95
Discovering you're a Fairy Princess isn't all it's cracked up to be for Meghan Chase. She's turning sixteen at the start of the story, and is a gawky ...more
Apr 2010
Feb 23, 2010
 
Cast in Silence (Chronicles of Elantra, #5)
4.22
Book 5 in the Elantra Chronicles was a decent read, but not as good as the previous 4 books. I was a bit disappointed, frankly, because there were a f ...more
Jul 23, 2009
Jul 24, 2009
 
Evernight (Evernight, #1)
3.66
This book really pissed me off. The author essentiall lies ot the reader up until the middle of the book, whereupon we learn that her observations and ...more
Dec 13, 2009
Dec 15, 2009
 
Bone Song (Tristopolis, #1)
3.60
This is haunting in tone, very dark, very very different from anything I've read before. Basically, this is a police procedural/mystery set in a dark ...more
Jan 02, 2010
Dec 23, 2009
 
Night World, No. 1 (Night World, #1-3)
4.02
Collected in this volume are the first three YA paranormal romances of the Night World series. The driving forces for these romances is 1) Night World ...more
Jul 22, 2009
Jul 19, 2009
 
Bone Crossed (Mercy Thompson, #4)
4.33
Excellent addition to the Mercy Thompson series. Stephen the vampire is back in this volume, and Mercy is working on her relationship with her newly a ...more
Jan 29, 2010
Apr 08, 2009
 
City of Ghosts (Downside Ghosts, #3)
4.29
I loved the 3rd installment of the Downside trilogy! I think the second book, Unholy Magic, is the best of the three, however. In this third installme ...more
Jul 29, 2010
Mar 26, 2010
 
Vicious Circle (Persephone Alcmedi, #1)
3.64
This is a decent urban fantasy with werewolves and vampires and kick-ass female witch for a protagonist. I liked it, but a few things sort of bugged m ...more
Jul 17, 2009
Jun 26, 2009
 
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, #1)
3.25
6/15/09: So far, this is a tough slog of a read. I am not enjoying the gimmick of zombies and mortal combat added to this classic. I said last month, ...more
not set
Apr 27, 2009
 
My Soul to Take (Soul Screamers, #1)
3.92
I really enjoyed this start to a YA series. Different take on paranormal, and the female protagonist has to deal with lots of family dysfunction while ...more
Oct 07, 2009
Oct 05, 2009
 
The Devil You Know (Felix Castor, #1)
3.81
I liked this book a lot. One of the best things about it is that the protagonist is a guy--which means it's not the same type of main character as see ...more
Dec 30, 2009
Dec 31, 2009
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