Category: Book Reviews

Now Borrowing: Amid the Wint..

Now Borrowing: Amid the Winter Snow

Quick and Dirty: The stories in Amid the Winter Snow visit beautifully rich worlds weaving tales of love and loyalty. This anthology focuses on couples struggling to find their way to each other often in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles and emotional baggage almost blinding them to what could be. Each short story is vibrant […]

December 15, 2017
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Now Borrowing: The Murders o..

Now Borrowing: The Murders of Molly Southbourne

I’ve been on reading restriction (thank you rude migraine disorder) for a while and it’s put a cramp in my insatiable need to read. Enter tor.com publishing novellas to save the day. After picking up every single title that looked interesting, h/t to Mysterious Galaxy for the life preserver, I am now more than a little […]

November 1, 2017
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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: Halls of Law

Now Borrowing: Halls of Law

Rapid Fire Review: Halls of Law tells the story of a reluctant heroine with rich world building, uncomfortably recognizable gender-based issues wrapped up in a prophecy that makes this journeyman’s tale stands apart. It was a surprisingly quick read for almost 500 pages.  I loved how Escalda used the ever-controversial theme of women in power and a […]

October 26, 2017
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Now Borrowing: Secrets In De..

Now Borrowing: Secrets In Death

Rapid Fire Review: All out of excuses, Lt. Eve Dallas meets colleague Dr. DeWinter for drinks at swanky restaurant, Du Vu, when death finds a patron. Larinda Mars’ run as celebrity gossip-monger is over and no one’s surprised she came to a bloody end; Dallas included. Secrets in Death continues J.D. Robb’s recent trend of pulling in […]

September 9, 2017
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