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Wen Spencer, The First Author in my List of Favorite Writers who Vanished from the publishing Scene

Wen Spencer (41/2 Stars)Tinker Series: Tinker, Wolf Who Rules (41/2 Stars)Ukiah Oregon Series: Alien Taste, Bitter Waters, Tainted Trail, Dog Warrior (5 Stars and 4 Stars) Stand Alone Novels: A Brother’s Price, Endless Blue It should be obvious by now that I am a fiction addict. I haunt publisher web-sites and bookstores while devouring fiction … Continue reading

Sunny’s Mona Lisa Eclipsing is a Surprise Hit

Mona Lisa Eclipsing Sunny 9780425238943 Penguin April 2011 $15.00 (TP) 31/2 stars *Graphic sexuality with strong overtones of Erotica* *Plot Spoilers contained within this review* I gave up on Sunny’s Mona Lisa series after the last book and bought the latest, Mona Lisa Eclipsing, out of sheer desperation for something to read.I’m so glad I … Continue reading

Loving Kevin Hearne’s Debut Series, The Iron Druid Chronicles

Hexed Kevin Hearne Book 2 in the Iron Druid series 9780345522498 June 2011 Delray, $7.99 (PB) 4 Stars The Iron Druid chronicles by Kevin Hearne are a refreshing addition to the Urban Fantasy genre. As much as I love a take-charge and kick-butt heroine, a male protaginisht makes a nice change of pace. After reading … Continue reading

Simon R. Green’s Newest is a Four Star Delight

For Heaven’s Eyes Only: a Secret Histories Novel Simon R. Green Roc June 2011 (25.95, HC) 4 stars Simon R. Green’s books are an exception to my five star reread rules. His novels are wonderful and every now and then I do reread the Nightside and Secret Histories novels, both set in the same kind … Continue reading

Dead on the Delta, an Extrodinary Addition to the Urban Fantasy Scene

Dead on the Delta If you believe in fairies . . . run. (best cover blurb ever). Stacey Jay June 2011, Pocket Books ($7.99 PB) 4 ¾ stars I just finished Dead on the Delta by Stacey Jay last night and I loved it. The only reason it didn’t get five stars is because I … Continue reading