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The Summoner (Chronicles of the Necromancer, #1)
3.71
liked it
Good first novel! Regicide begins our story with Tris, the second son of the newly dead king, running for his life. Tris has always been content to ta ...more
Dec 2008
Dec 01, 2008
 
Living with the Dead (Women of the Otherworld, #9)
4.01
liked it
When recently widowed PR rep Robyn is framed for murder she finds herself surrounded by forces both supernatural and mundane, some trying to protect a ...more
Jan 29, 2009
Jan 27, 2009
 
On the Prowl (Alpha & Omega, #0.5)
4.04
liked it
I'm not big into short stories but this is more a collection of novellas, all about shape-shifters or those with a dual nature. While they each come t ...more
Nov 20, 2008
Nov 14, 2008
 
Warrior Rising (Goddess Summoning, #6)
4.14
liked it
A light-hearted romantic version of the Trojan War? Why not?! Olympians run amok, Achilles goes berserk, Odysseus gets some divine lovin' and two mode ...more
Nov 30, 2008
Nov 25, 2008
 
Magic Burns (Kate Daniels, #2)
4.33
really liked it
Fans of older Anita Blake will LOVE this series. It is hard-hitting, magical and fast-paced.

Kate Daniels is a mercenary in a magic-crushed Atlanta. I
...more
Jan 05, 2009
Jan 02, 2009
 
Kushiel's Mercy (Imriel's Trilogy, #3)
4.27
really liked it
This stunning conclusion to the second Kushiel series does not disappoint. Dark magic has cursed the City of Elua, separating two soul-joined lovers a ...more
not set
Mar 25, 2009
 
Island in the Sea of Time (Nantucket, #1)
4.01
it was amazing
This is the absolutely perfect counterpoint to the "Dies the Fire" series. Realistic, gritty, but also steeped in a certain sense of pageantry. Altern ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 26, 2007
 
Too Many Curses
3.91
it was ok
I read this book on the heels of of Martinez's A Nameless Witch which was brilliant, hoping for more of the same. Unfortunately, while the setting and ...more
Jan 12, 2009
Jan 08, 2009
 
To Ride a Rathorn (Kencyrath, #4)
4.32
really liked it
Jame is one of the last of her royal house. God-touched, cursed and out of place in a world where female royalty are cloistered, Jame must find her wa ...more
Feb 2008
Dec 20, 2007
 
Just Another Judgement Day (Nightside, #9)
4.12
liked it
In the Nightside, that dark part of London where the sun never shines and you can feed any temptation 24/7, things are scarier than usual. Here, where ...more
Jan 07, 2009
Jan 05, 2009
 
Magic Bites (Kate Daniels, #1)
4.07
liked it
Magic Bites is set in a future Atlanta, GA where magic and technology come in waves. People resort to hybrid appliances that will work no matter which ...more
Jan 2008
Dec 26, 2007
 
Twilight (Twilight, #1)
3.57
really liked it
So, all the kids are saying this is "The New Harry Potter" - at least in the sense that it is addicting and each new installment is eagerly awaited. I ...more
not set
Jun 20, 2008
 
On the Oceans of Eternity (Nantucket, #3)
4.00
really liked it
This was one LONG book! The third in the Nantucket trilogy set in an alternate past where only a few present day people are sent back in time. Fantast ...more
Feb 2008
Jan 11, 2008
 
Airman
4.14
it was ok
This book was written for young adults but it is so VERY dark. Every good story has a hero or heroine who triumphs over adversity but the level of bru ...more
not set
Jun 10, 2008
 
Princeps' Fury (Codex Alera, #5)
4.35
really liked it
Other than a couple of very minor complaints this book was excellent! First, I want to know more about how Tavi's fury craft is developing. Second, I ...more
not set
Jan 02, 2009
 
Kushiel's Justice (Imriel's Trilogy, #2)
4.24
liked it
I love this world and it's characters but honestly I got really bored about a third of the way through this book. After the climax when the big quest ...more
not set
Dec 17, 2008
 
Black Magic Sanction (The Hollows, #8)
4.39
liked it
A little scattered with so many characters coming out of the wood work and new ones introduced but not explored. Still a good read. I always love find ...more
not set
Apr 21, 2010
 
Foundation (Valdemar: Collegium Chronicles, #1)
3.98
liked it
Anyone who knows me knows that I heart Mercedes Lackey. I've read almost everything she has written and all the Valdemaran works less a few short stor ...more
not set
Jan 12, 2009
 
Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega, #1)
4.11
liked it
This is a richly imagined world. The problem is it may be a little too rich for a reader who hasn't already read the Mercy Thompson novels. There is a ...more
Sep 25, 2008
Sep 22, 2008
 
Tangled Webs (The Black Jewels, #6)
4.02
liked it
I love spending time in this world but I must say that this book is flawed in a number of ways. It reads like a novella but requires us to know or lea ...more
Mar 20, 2008
Mar 17, 2008
 
Brisingr (The Inheritance Cycle, #3)
4.03
it was amazing
Absolutely stunning! This third installment in the Inheritance cycle exceeded my hopes for young author Paolini. That said there were a few moments th ...more
Oct 21, 2008
Oct 13, 2008
 
Blood Noir (Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter #16)
3.84
did not like it
I miss the old Anita.
not set
Apr 06, 2009
 
Captain's Fury (Codex Alera, #4)
4.38
it was amazing
Butcher scores with another awesome installment of the Codex Alera! The author brings to life a truly original and believable world with the series. H ...more
Dec 2007
Dec 28, 2007
 
Hellbent
3.81
liked it
Wow. What a funny, disgusting, moving book. Our hero, 15 year old Conor is in Hell, trying to find a way out with the help of his misanthropic dog, a ...more
Mar 07, 2008
Mar 08, 2008
 
Blood Is the New Black
3.03
liked it
Take two parts "The Devil Wears Prada," one part "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and a dash of "True Blood" and you'll have some idea of the feel of this n ...more
not set
Jun 20, 2008
 
Dragonhaven
3.36
it was amazing
A different and refreshing voice in fantasy.
Jul 12, 2010
Jul 04, 2010
 
The Outlaw Demon Wails (The Hollows, #6)
4.38
really liked it
Kim Harrison keeps getting better and better. This latest installment in her Rachel Morgan series is every bit as good as the others full of action bu ...more
Mar 05, 2008
Feb 27, 2008
 
Nightlife (Cal Leandros #1)
3.64
really liked it
Wow - for a first book this was really great. I saw only a few minor flaws in storytelling but otherwise I am very impressed! My advice would be that ...more
not set
Jun 20, 2008
 
Underground (Greywalker, #3)
3.86
really liked it
Not only a great fantasy book but also a marvelous picture of Seattle's underground, the system of sidewalks and buildings that once existed below sea ...more
Oct 04, 2008
Oct 02, 2008
 
Keepers of the Flame (The Summoning #4)
3.93
it was ok
As with so MANY Luna offerings this book felt more like a sketch than a fully developed novel. There is some great writing in there, some good charact ...more
Jun 20, 2008
Jun 10, 2008
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