cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down_arrow date read date added
Bloodshot (Cheshire Red Reports, #1)
Bloodshot is Cherie Priest’s first foray into urban fantasy, a genre that in my opinion has become more and more difficult to be taken seriously. The ...more
Mar 13, 2011
Mar 13, 2011
Skin Game (The Dresden Files, #15)
The fifteenth book in the Harry Dresden series, Skin Game picks up some time after the events in Cold Days. Mab, whom Harry serves now as the Winter K ...more
May 29, 2014
Nov 18, 2013
Bottled Abyss
I was introduced to Ethridge's work last year with Black & Orange which easily became one of my favorite books of the year. Ethridge's talent for ...more
not set
Nov 10, 2012
Aftertime (Aftertime, #1)
This was the first book I’ve read by Littlefield who writes across a slew of genres and had a fun time of it. “Fun times” for me do involve pseudozomb ...more
Mar 19, 2011
Mar 19, 2011
Ganymede (The Clockwork Century, #3)
I don't know if it's fair or not to say that Priest's Clockwork Century series follows a formula (I have not read Clementine yet.), but if it is a for ...more
Oct 22, 2011
Oct 22, 2011
Ghost Story (The Dresden Files,  #13)
Ghost Story marks the thirteenth book in Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files, arguably one of the more eagerly awaited books in the Urban Fantasy genre thus f ...more
Aug 02, 2011
Jul 30, 2011
Midnight Riot (Peter Grant, #1)
Midnight Riot is the first book in an urban fantasy series involving Peter Grant, a London constable who discovers ghosts are real, magic is real, god ...more
Mar 26, 2011
Mar 26, 2011
Black and Orange (Black & Orange, #1)
I found this one in one of my Goodreads groups, just in time for Halloween. Black and Orange is Ethridge's first novel, and a very original one at th ...more
not set
Oct 12, 2011
Nightmare Ballad
Ethridge's newest book goes to a weird, weird place, which is saying something if you've read his previous works. As he's shown in previous writings s ...more
Jun 25, 2013
Jun 21, 2013
Dead Streets (Matt Richter #2)
This is the second book in Tim Waggoner’s Nekropolis series. The story’s protagonist is Matt Richter, a private investigator living in the dark city o ...more
Mar 2011
Mar 01, 2011
Equoid (Laundry Files, #2.9)
Equoid is a short story in Charles Stross's Laundry series, an fun horror-espionage series that seethes with the horrors of Otherworldy evils threaten ...more
not set
May 25, 2014
That Which Should Not Be
This was a wonderful read. It's great to read something by someone who obviously loves the tropes of Lovecraft without trying to imitate the man direc ...more
Jan 21, 2013
Dec 06, 2011
Hellbent (Cheshire Red Reports, #2)
Hellbent in the second book in the Cheshire Red series, Cherie Priest's Urban Fantasy series centered around Raylene Pendle, cat burglar and vampire. ...more
Sep 17, 2011
Sep 17, 2011
Worlds of Hurt
The Worlds of Hurt is a collection of stories revolving around Brian Hodge's own mythos, the Misbegotten. They are a group of tragic immortals who mus ...more
Jul 13, 2014
Jul 01, 2014
Axes of Evil
There are just some thing you think there should be more of, but you don't realize it until you see it for the first time. It's like when the Eggo waf ...more
Jun 09, 2014
May 29, 2014
The Imago Sequence and Other Stories
The Imago Sequence is Laird Barron's third collection of stories, and a genuinely disturbing read. Barron is a name that I've heard many times as brav ...more
Jul 2014
Jun 24, 2014
Southern Gods
This is an excellent first novel. A lean, quick read with a tight, character-driven story. It starts off in the style of a noir detective-style story ...more
Nov 16, 2011
Nov 16, 2011
Permanent Damage
This is the first of Montoure's work that I've read and I must say, I'm really impressed. The horror that he writes isn't as much straight-out nervewr ...more
Feb 05, 2013
Feb 04, 2013
Clan Novel Saga, Volume 1: The Fall of Atlanta
I read this series years ago when it was 13 novels, each one centering on one of White Wolf's Vampire clans. The novels were not written in linear fas ...more
Aug 31, 2010
Aug 13, 2010
Hollow City (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #2)
Simply put, if I had known that this book had the ending that it did, I would've forsworn sleep, food, and friends until I had finished it. Ye gods, R ...more
Feb 03, 2014
Jan 19, 2014
The Faceless One
The Faceless One is apparently Mark Onspaugh's first book, a fact that brings me no small bit of jealousy. I marvel at people who knock it out of the ...more
May 25, 2014
Mar 02, 2014
Nomads (Black & Orange, #2)
I'm kinda an Ethridge fanboy. I first found his work through his predecessor to Nomads entitled Black and Orange iand immediately fell in love with th ...more
Jan 22, 2014
Nov 18, 2013
The Neon Court (Matthew Swift, #3)
I've been a huge fan of the series since I first discovered A Madness of Angels. Griffin's world of Urban Fantasy makes me think of what Jim Butcher w ...more
not set
Aug 03, 2012
Excellent anthology from Innsmouth Free Press that centers around fungus great and small. While there are many stories of the Lovecraftian variety, th ...more
Jan 30, 2013
Jan 28, 2013
Seven Wonders
Even though I'm three quarters of the way done with the book, I can't go any further. I will recommend Christopher's "Empire State" until the day I di ...more
Dec 04, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
The Age of Ra
This was a genuinely fun read. It falls into that "It's a world just like ours,except for one little thing." category. In this case, that one little t ...more
Feb 14, 2011
Feb 14, 2011
The New Dead: A Zombie Anthology
Overall a good anthology, ranging from Incredible ("Lazarus","Copper", "Family Business") to Ok ("The Storm Door" (Tad Williams, I expect better from ...more
Aug 20, 2010
Aug 19, 2010
Strange Eons
I read Strange Eons back when I was 12 years old and was excited to revisit it. Bloch definitely lives up to his position as a member of the Lovecraft ...more
Jun 02, 2013
May 25, 2013
Greywalker (Greywalker, #1)
I liked the idea for this book, but that's about it. Between the horribly confusing metaphysics of the story and the extreme willing suspension of dis ...more
Feb 27, 2011
Feb 27, 2011
Master of None (Gavyn Donatti, #1)
Fun urban fantasy read utilizing a rarely tread mythology. The epic showdown scene was a tad confusing but the end result made enough sense that I did ...more
Aug 24, 2010
Aug 22, 2010
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 17 18