Category: Urban Fantasy

Review:  To Catch a Vampire by Jennifer Harlow

Review: To Catch a Vampire by Jennifer Harlow

Posted February 21, 2014 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 1 Comment

Mission #2 brings sizzling kisses and deadly vengeance. Beatrice Alexander is still adjusting to life as a secret special agent, wiping out zombies and other supernatural threats. Now, a new case requires partnership with her annoying and gorgeous vampire co-worker Oliver. To infiltrate the goth vamp scene in Dallas, Texas, they must go undercover as […]

Review:  Mind over Monsters by Jennifer Harlow

Review: Mind over Monsters by Jennifer Harlow

Posted February 20, 2014 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 0 Comments

Beatrice Alexander is no ordinary schoolteacher–she can move objects with her mind, an embarrassing skill she hasn’t yet mastered or embraced. After nearly killing her brother by accident, she joins the F.R.E.A.K.S. Squad, the Federal Response to Extra-Sensory and Kindred Supernaturals. This top-secret branch of the FBI combats ghosts, ghouls, and other monsters threatening humanity. […]

Review:  A Cursed Embrace by Cecy Robson

Review: A Cursed Embrace by Cecy Robson

Posted June 26, 2013 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 7 Comments

Celia Wird and her three sisters are just like other twenty-something girls—with one tiny exception: They are the products of a curse that backfired and gave each of them unique powers that made them, well, a little weird… After Celia Wird and her sisters help master vampire Misha save his family, their powers are exposed […]

Review:  Rising Darkness by Thea Harrison

Review: Rising Darkness by Thea Harrison

Posted March 29, 2013 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 1 Comment

In the hospital ER where she works, Mary is used to chaos. But lately, every aspect of her life seems adrift. She’s feeling disconnected from herself. Voices appear in her head. And the vivid, disturbing dreams she’s had all her life are becoming more intense. Then she meets Michael. He’s handsome, enigmatic and knows more […]

Celebrity in Death by J.D. Robb

Celebrity in Death by J.D. Robb

Posted February 20, 2012 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Mystery, Urban Fantasy / 1 Comment

ORDER A COPY: Celebrity In Death Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Publishing Date: February 21, 2012 Hardcover: 389 pages Rating: 5 Stars Lieutenant Eve Dallas is no party girl, but she’s managing to have a reasonably good time at the celebrity-packed bash celebrating The Icove Agenda, a film based on one of her famous cases. It’s […]

Under Attack by Hannah Jayne

Under Attack by Hannah Jayne

Posted October 31, 2011 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 2 Comments

ORDER A COPY: Under Attack (Underworld Detective Agency) Publisher: Kensington Publishing Company Publishing Date:  November 1, 2011 Paperback: 322 Pages Rating:  4.5 stars She’s one of the Underworld Detection Agency’s best. But her job is really starting to bite . . . Sophie Lawson is a human immune to magic, which comes in handy for […]

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Posted October 1, 2011 by Lucy D in Book Reviews, Urban Fantasy / 0 Comments

ORDER A COPY: The Hunger Games Publisher: Scholastic Publishing Date: September 14, 2008 Hardcover: 374 pages Rating: 5 stars In the ruins of a place once known as North Americalies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by […]