Book Review: Magic for Liars, Sarah Gailey

Book Review: Magic for Liars, Sarah Gailey Fantasy/Mystery:  Magic for Liars, Sarah Gailey   Ivy Gamble has been a private investigator for 14 years. Typically her day consists of following suspected adulterers. It’s a fairly boring and predictable job, although occasionally things go sideways and she has a gun pulled on her. Or a knife stuck […]

Book Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow, Sylvia Moreno-Garcia

Book Review: Gods of Jade and Shadow, Sylvia Moreno-Garcia   Fantasy: Gods of Jade and Shadow, Sylvia Moreno-Garcia 2020 Nebula Award Finalist   Casiopea Tun has not had an easy life. After her father died, she and her mother moved back into her grandfather’s home where they were treated as servants. Forced to clean and […]

Book Review: Stoker’s Wilde, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusiok

Book Review: Stoker’s Wilde, Fiction without Frontiers Book 1, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi   Fantasy: Stoker’s Wilde, Fiction without Frontiers Book 1, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi   For someone who is not generally a fan of the horror genre, I seem to be reading quite a few of them. Last year I was sent […]

Blog Tour: Stoker’s Wilde West, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi

Book Review: Stoker’s Wilde West, Fiction without Frontiers Book 2, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi   Fantasy: Stoker’s Wilde West, Fiction without Frontiers Book 2, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi BLOG TOUR August 10, 2020   Bram Stoker and Oscar Wilde have put their vampire-hunting days behind them. Stoker has returned to his family and […]

Book Review: Imaginary Numbers, Seanan McGuire

Book Review: Imaginary Numbers, InCryptid Book 9, Seanan McGuire Fantasy: Imaginary Numbers, Seanan McGuire   It is a testimony to both the volume and quantity of books Seanan McGuire writes that I am only now featuring one from her InCrypted series. Nominated for the Hugo Award for best series, InCryptid tells the stories of a […]

Book Review: The Sinister Mystery of the Mesmerizing Girl, Theodora Goss

Book Review: The Sinister Mystery of the Mesmerizing Girl, Theodora Goss Fantasy:The Sinister Mystery of the Mesmerizing Girl, Theodora Goss   If you have not read the two previous books in this series by Theodora Goss, stop. Find them, read them, and come back. Not because I will give away (too many) spoilers, but because […]

Recipe & Review: The Others Series, Anne Bishop

Recipe & Review: The Courtyard of the Others and The World of the Others, Anne Bishop   The Courtyard of the Others: The foundation series featuring Meg Corbyn, for the best reading experience start with the first book Written in Red and follow the series order. The World of the Others: Series set in the Others […]