“Walton has a knack for presenting unexpected and very human glimpses of both historical and fictional figures, and her delight with the city of Florence may inspire many to visit.”
“This book is quite entertaining. It is literally a page-turner and a very successful whodunnit.”
Matt Ruff’s novels are an eclectic tour through contemporary speculative fiction and horror. Ruff has a real affinity for identifying crucial culture influences and shaping stories around them.
“Beyond the narrative wisecracks and ridiculously disastrous situations Colfer puts the characters through, what makes Highfire so successful is the author’s sharp, compelling craf
“In this entry in the series, the characters are at their most human, touching as it does on that one condition every person secretly fears, the loss of self.”
“What makes Ninth House authentic is Bardugo's ability to mix the supernatural with everyday humanity and make it seem perfectly normal.”
“The long-awaited third novel of the Relic series is here.
“Once you open the cover, be prepared for an evening to disappear like a werewolf with a portal ring.”
Monster Hunters Unite!
“A great, big, fun, sprawling book that satisfies even to the final page.”
“The Wheel Turns.”
“this story is full evidence that ghosties and ghoulies inhabit places other than the United States and Transylvania.”
“A powerful and thought-provoking story filled with the use of Native American legends and arcane magic.”
Gluttony Bay is the sixth book in the Sin du Jour Affair by Matt Wallace, preparing fans for the Martini Shot of the series.
“a haunting story of one man’s determination to assuage his grief by keeping the dead alive and another man’s struggle to give them peace.”
“Ladee Hubbard has written a celebration of family, as well as of the individual.”
Bookburners is outstanding.
School is out and Xanther can finally spend more time with the little one, her white cat.
Level Grind is a compilation of the first four short novels of the Twenty-Sided Sorceress series, an urban fantasy collection about Native American sorceress-in-hiding Jade Crow and her mo
“will easily be remembered as one of the most unique and unforgettable werewolf tales ever written.”
In under 200 pages, McGuire builds a quiet and interesting world that manages to fuse children’s portal fantasy stories with gothic splendor and darkness.
“An unexpected pleasure.”
“For fans and readers of magical urban fantasy, this novella is perfect.”
This isn't the only book in recent years to blend science fiction and fantasy, but it's one of the few that gets it right.
“highly satisfying tale.”
“one of the most original and immersive young adult horror novels of the decade.”
“. . . a thought provoking character study of the prince of familiar fairy tales . . .”
A Valkyrie, a psychic, and a werewolf walk into a bar . . .