Paranormal Category

Book Review: Vicious by V.E. Schwab

Vicious by V.E. Schwab   Genre: Paranormal Fantasy   Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor Date of Publication: September 24, 2013 Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars – “Unique and addictive story, complete with complex character relationships and a dark spin on the superhero concept”   Superhero fiction seems to be […]

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YA Weekend: Days of Blood & Starlight by Laini Taylor

Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Series: Book 2 of Daughter of Smoke & Bone  Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Date of Publication: November 6, 2012 Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars – “Though there is very little of the romance that […]

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YA Weekend: Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Fantasy Series: Book 1 of Daughter of Smoke and Bone Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Date of Publication: September 27, 2011 Author Information: Website | Twitter Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars – “Sensual, dark and bewitching, this book had me […]

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Book Review: A Study in Silks by Emma Jane Holloway

A Study in Silks by Emma Jane Holloway Genre: Fantasy, Historical Romance, Mystery Series: Book 1 of The Baskerville Affair Publisher: Del Rey Date of Publication: September 24, 2013 Author Information: Website | Twitter Part steampunk historical mystery and part fantasy paranormal romance, I was initially drawn to A Study in Silks for its setting […]

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Book Review: Soulless by Gail Carriger

Soulless by Gail Carriger Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal Romance, Steampunk Series: Book 1 of Parasol Protectorate Publisher: Orbit Date of Publication: October 1, 2009 Author Information: Website | Twitter  A total impulse read, I had absolutely no idea what to expect when I picked this up. I knew next to nothing about the characters or the […]

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Book Review: The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey

The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey I won’t claim Young Adult speculative fiction as my main interest, though lately, it does feel like I’ve been on a YA kick. I like picking it up occasionally, but it always seems like my favorite books in the genre are the ones that can be enjoyed by all ages, the […]

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Book Review: Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion It took me a while to finish this book. Two months to be precise. It wasn’t because I disliked the book. I loved it from the beginning, but I could tell it might make a little more emotional than I wanted at the time, so I set it aside for […]

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Book Review: Mind of My Mind by Octavia E. Butler

Mind of My Mind by Octavia E. Butler This was a surprisingly short read, which I picked up as part of the Seed to Harvest series, but have read before Wild Seed. I’m not sure what I ultimately expected, but what was there was a bit of a let down. There were many themes and […]

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