Category: Author Spotlight

Now Borrowing: An Unkindness..

Now Borrowing: An Unkindness of Magicians

  Kat Howard’s written an enchanting tale of a people past due for a reckoning over the corruption at the heart of its magic use.  The writing is crisp, engaging, and addictive. The characters are fully formed with an intriguing mix of backgrounds and personality types. The story arc is compelling, well thought out and […]

October 26, 2017
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Now Borrowing: Miles Morales

Now Borrowing: Miles Morales

Overall Review: Jason Reynolds takes Miles Morales and Spider-Man to a whole new level of appealing. By exploring the realities of being a teenage superhero and living as a brown kid in a world not looking for you to succeed on a good day, he infuses Miles with such depth and personality that you’ll be […]

August 27, 2017
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Now Borrowing: Talon of God

Now Borrowing: Talon of God

Debut novelists (but no strangers to the written word) Wesley Snipes and Ray Norman, enter the urban fantasy fray with an unlikely pair drawn together in a battle against the forces of evil for the fate of Chicago and ultimately the world because if they fail, it’ll be Hell on earth…literally. In most urban fantasy […]

July 25, 2017
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Now Borrowing: Spellbinder

Now Borrowing: Spellbinder

Quick Take: The second book in the Moonshadow Series, kicks things up a notch by doing the unexpected. Instead of offering up a second story from among the Elder Races, Thea Harrison takes her readers on an adventure of Authorian proportions.  It’s a fantastic step further into to the inner workings of the demenes across […]

July 20, 2017
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Now Borrowing: Heroine Worsh..

Now Borrowing: Heroine Worship

Overall Review: Sarah Kuhn’s created a host of characters and a delightful world that feels just one layer away from reality. Her protagonists are some of the most well-developed, conflicted, amusing, self-effacing kick-ass women I’ve read in a long time and I cannot wait until their next adventure. Sarah Kuhn’s San Francisco is a city worth […]

July 16, 2017
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