Book Review: Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop #SpooktasticReads

Summary: Since the Others allied themselves with the cassandra sangue, the fragile yet powerful human blood prophets who were being exploited by their own kind, the delicate dynamic between humans and Others changed. Some, like Simon Wolfgard, wolf shifter and leader of the Lakeside Courtyard, and blood prophet Meg Corbyn, see the new, closer companionship … Continue reading Book Review: Marked in Flesh by Anne Bishop #SpooktasticReads

Book Review: Diamonds and Daggers by Nancy Warren

Summary: Missing jewels, a witch's dagger and murder...Just a regular day at Cardinal Woolsey's Knitting and Yarn shop in Oxford. When glamorous vampire Sylvia discovers a movie company is remaking one of her most famous silent films, she's determined to get some creative input and decides to make knitting shop owner Lucy the beneficiary of … Continue reading Book Review: Diamonds and Daggers by Nancy Warren

Book Review: Grave Secrets by Alice James

Summary: An adventure with zombies. And vampires. And romance. And croquet. Toni Windsor is trying to live a quiet life in the green and pleasant county of Staffordshire. She’d love to finally master the rules of croquet, acquire a decent boyfriend and make some commission as an estate agent… …but first she’s got to deal … Continue reading Book Review: Grave Secrets by Alice James

Book Review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Summary: The Others freed the cassandra sangue to protect the blood prophets from exploitation, not realizing their actions would have dire consequences. Now the fragile seers are in greater danger than ever before; both from their own weaknesses and from those who seek to control their divinations for wicked purposes. In desperate need of answers, … Continue reading Book Review: Vision in Silver by Anne Bishop

Book Review: Murder of Crows by Anne Bishop

Summary: After winning the trust of the terra indigene residing in the Lakeside Courtyard, Meg Corbyn has had trouble figuring out what it means to live among them. As a human, Meg should be barely tolerated prey, but her abilities as a cassandra sangue make her something more. The appearance of two addictive drugs has … Continue reading Book Review: Murder of Crows by Anne Bishop

Book Review: Written in Red by Anne Bishop #20BooksofSummer

Summary: As a cassandra sangue, or blood prophet, Meg Corbyn can see the future when her skin is cut—a gift that feels more like a curse. Meg’s Controller keeps her enslaved so he can have full access to her visions. But when she escapes, the only safe place Meg can hide is at the Lakeside … Continue reading Book Review: Written in Red by Anne Bishop #20BooksofSummer

Book Review: Blood Debt by Tanya Huff

Summary: It began with a ghost in his bedroom. A tormented soul hungry for vengeance, The sort of nocturnal visitation that even a five-hundred-year-old vampire like Henry Fitzroy found tiresome. It would lead Vicki Nelson, PI, into her most deadly investigation yet. The wraith is determined that Henry and Vicki track down its killer - … Continue reading Book Review: Blood Debt by Tanya Huff

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. THINGS ARE ABOUT TO GET SERIOUS FOR HARRY DRESDEN, CHICAGO’S ONLY PROFESSIONAL WIZARD, in the next entry in the #1 New York … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Battle Ground by Jim Butcher

Book Review: Garters and Gargoyles by Nancy Warren

Summary:   Old Secrets lead to Murder At a secret society in Oxford’s Cardinal College, privileged young men from important families get drunk and rowdy and cause trouble. It’s been going on for centuries, but when someone dies, it looks like more than boys behaving badly. It’s up to Lucy and her undead knitters to … Continue reading Book Review: Garters and Gargoyles by Nancy Warren

Series Review: Elemental Mysteries by Elizabeth Hunter

Summary: A phone call from an old friend sets Dr. Giovanni Vecchio back on the path of a mysterious manuscript he's hunted for over five hundred years. He never expected a young student librarian could be the key to unlock its secrets, nor could he have predicted the danger she would attract. Now he and … Continue reading Series Review: Elemental Mysteries by Elizabeth Hunter