Book Review: The Absinthe Earl by Sharon Lynn Fisher

Summary: Miss Ada Quicksilver, a student of London's Lovelace Academy for Promising Young Women, is spending her holiday in Ireland to pursue her anthropological study of fairies. She visits Dublin's absinthe bars to investigate a supposed association between the bittersweet spirit and fairy sightings. One night a handsome Irishman approaches her, introducing himself as Edward … Continue reading Book Review: The Absinthe Earl by Sharon Lynn Fisher

Book Review: Briarley by Aster Glenn Gray #WyrdAndWonder

Summary: During a chance summer shower, an English country parson takes refuge in a country house. The house seems deserted, yet the table is laid with a sumptuous banquet such as the parson has not seen since before war rationing. Unnerved by the uncanny house, he flees, but stops to pluck a single perfect rose … Continue reading Book Review: Briarley by Aster Glenn Gray #WyrdAndWonder

Book Review: The Heart Forger by Rin Chupeco #WyrdAndWonder

Summary: In The Bone Witch, Tea mastered resurrection―now she's after revenge... No one knows death like Tea. A bone witch who can resurrect the dead, she has the power to take life...and return it. And she is done with her self-imposed exile. Her heart is set on vengeance, and she now possesses all she needs … Continue reading Book Review: The Heart Forger by Rin Chupeco #WyrdAndWonder

Book Review: Blood Lines by Tanya Huff #WyrdAndWonder

Summary: Sealed away through unending centuries in a sarcophagus never meant to be opened, he had patiently waited for the opportunity to live again, for the chance to feed on the unwary and grow strong. Now, at last, the waiting had come to an end. Brought to the Egyptology Department of Toronto's Royal Ontario Museum, … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Lines by Tanya Huff #WyrdAndWonder

Book Review: Seven Summer Nights by Harper Fox

Summary: It’s 1946, and the dust of World War Two has just begun to settle. When famous archaeologist Rufus Denby returns to London, his life and reputation are as devastated as the city around him. He’s used to the most glamorous of excavations, but can’t turn down the offer of a job in rural Sussex. … Continue reading Book Review: Seven Summer Nights by Harper Fox

Book Review: The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer Giesbrecht #WyrdAndWonder

Summary: The city of Elendhaven sulks on the edge of the ocean. Wracked by plague, abandoned by the South, stripped of industry and left to die. But not everything dies so easily. A thing without a name stalks the city, a thing shaped like a man, with a dark heart and long pale fingers yearning … Continue reading Book Review: The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer Giesbrecht #WyrdAndWonder

Book Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa #WyrdAndWonder

Summary: Kitsune shapeshifter Yumeko has given up the final piece of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers in order to save everyone she loves from imminent death. Now she and her ragtag band of companions must journey to the wild sea cliffs of Iwagoto in a desperate last-chance effort to stop the Master of Demons … Continue reading Book Review: Night of the Dragon by Julie Kagawa #WyrdAndWonder