Book Review: My Soul to Keep by Tananarive Due

Summary: When Jessica marries David, he is everything she wants in a family man: brilliant, attentive, ever youthful. Yet she still feels something about him is just out of reach. Soon, as people close to Jessica begin to meet violent, mysterious deaths, David makes an unimaginable confession: More than 400 years ago, he and other … Continue reading Book Review: My Soul to Keep by Tananarive Due

Excerpt – The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet

Today I have something a little different for you, an excerpt from The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet! This just came out last week from Mira books and I'm very interested to start this one soon. If you're on the fence about this one take a look at this excerpt and see if it intrigues you … Continue reading Excerpt – The Unwilling by Kelly Braffet

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The City We Became by N.K. Jemisin

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. Five New Yorkers must come together in order to defend their city in the first book of a stunning new series by … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The City We Became by N.K. Jemisin

Book Review: Beauty by Sarah Pinborough

Summary:       An enticing contemporary retelling of the classic story of Sleeping Beauty. While the the handsome prince, the evil fairy, the beautiful girl and of course the spindle all appear, Sarah Pinborough’s charming and provocative spin on the story will captivate fans of the fairy tale all over again.     Goodreads … Continue reading Book Review: Beauty by Sarah Pinborough

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Carved from Stone and Dream by T. Frohock

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. February 1939 Catalonia has fallen. Los Nefilim is in retreat. With the Nationalist forces hard on their heels, the members of Los … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Carved from Stone and Dream by T. Frohock

Book Review: Strange Grace by Tessa Gratton

Summary: Long ago, a village made a bargain with the devil: to ensure their prosperity, when the Slaughter Moon rises, the village must sacrifice a young man into the depths of the Devil’s Forest. Only this year, the Slaughter Moon has risen early. Bound by duty, secrets, and the love they share for one another, … Continue reading Book Review: Strange Grace by Tessa Gratton

Friday Favorite Five: Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels

For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels I don't actually read a ton of horror so I decided to combine it with dark fantasy - they share the same roots anyway, right? Besides, I love mixing genres. 🙂 1. The … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Dark Fantasy / Horror Novels

Book Review: Clock’s Watch II – Daughters of the Black Moon by Michael Reyes

Summary: Clock the Chaos Mage. A stranger out of time, hidden in the folds of shadow. He is the guardian of Coney Island's supernatural borderlands, and the only thing standing between our reality and the demons that thirst to destroy it. Book II Clock's wardenship has been compromised. Angered by his refusal to join them … Continue reading Book Review: Clock’s Watch II – Daughters of the Black Moon by Michael Reyes

Book Review: Darkdawn by Jay Kristoff

Summary: The Republic of Itreya is in chaos. Mia Corvere has assassinated Cardinal Duomo and rumors of Consul Scaeva’s death ripple through the street of Godsgrave like wildfire. But buried beneath those same streets, deep in the ancient city’s bones, lies a secret that will change the Republic forever. Mia and her brother Jonnen must … Continue reading Book Review: Darkdawn by Jay Kristoff

Book Review: Where Oblivion Lives by T. Frohock

Summary: Born of daimon and angel, Diago Alvarez is a being unlike all others. The embodiment of dark and light, he has witnessed the good and the horror of this world and those beyond. In the supernatural war between angels and daimons that will determine humankind’s future, Diago has chosen Los Nefilim, the sons and … Continue reading Book Review: Where Oblivion Lives by T. Frohock