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Book Review: Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs

Book Review: Frost Burned by Patricia Briggs

Title: Frost Burned Author: Patricia Briggs Series: Mercy Thompson, Book 7 Publisher: Ace books Hardcover: 342 pages Source: Chicago OverDrive Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Buy from The Book Depository Mercy Thompson’s life has undergone a seismic change. Becoming the mate of Adam Hauptman – the charismatic Alpha of the local werewolf pack – has made her a stepmother to his daughter Jesse, a relationship that brings moments of blissful normalcy to Mercy’s life. But on the edges of humanity, a minor mishap on an ordinary day…

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Book Review: Freedom’s Landing by Anne McCaffrey

Book Review: Freedom’s Landing by Anne McCaffrey

Title: Freedom’s Landing Author: Anne McCaffrey Series: Catteni, Book 1 Publisher: Ace Hardcover: 342 pages Source: Chicago Public Library Summary: (taken from Goodreads) The alien Catteni have attacked earth, emptying cities for slave labor. And other things. Kris Bjornsen has been taken captive and finds herself dumped with many others on an empty planet–but one of the Catteni masters missed his ride back. Now Kris takes on a leadership role and has to help figure out how to protect these…

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Book Review: Heart of Gold by Sharon Shinn

Book Review: Heart of Gold by Sharon Shinn

Title: Heart of Gold Author: Sharon Shinn Publisher: Ace Paperback: 352 pages Summary: (taken from Goodreads) A scientist by nature, Nolan used his rational powers of observation to question the privileges he was born to enjoy–and the people he was raised to despise. A rebel at heart, Katrini followed her fiercest passions in the struggle to overthrow a legacy of hate–one that had poisoned her family for generations… On a planet divide between rich and poor, strong and weak, intellect and feeling, only one…

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Book Review: The Alleluia Files by Sharon Shinn

Book Review: The Alleluia Files by Sharon Shinn

Title: The Alleluia Files Author: Sharon Shinn Publisher: Ace Paperback: 448 pages Series: Samaria Book 3 (Published Order) or Book 5 (Chronological Order) Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Legend has it that the Alleluia Files contain the truth about the god of Samaria. Now, a child raised in captivity among the angels will journey the length and breadth of her world to seek the documents that will alter the face of Samaria forever. Overall Rating: 4/5 Sharon Shinn wrote the Samaria books…

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Review: Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris

Review: Dead in the Family by Charlaine Harris

Title: Dead in the Family Author: Charlaine Harris Series: Sookie Stackhouse, Book 10 Publisher: Ace Hardcover: 311 pages Buy from the Book Depository Summary: (taken from Goodreads) After enduring torture and the loss of loved ones during the brief but deadly Faery War, Sookie Stackhouse is hurt and she’s angry. Just about the only bright spot in her life is the love she thinks she feels for vampire Eric Northman. But he’s under scrutiny by the new Vampire King because of their relationship….

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Book Review: Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews

Book Review: Magic Slays by Ilona Andrews

*WARNING: Spoilers for those who haven’t read books 1-4* Author: Ilona Andrews Publisher: Ace Series: Kate Daniels, Book 5 Pages: 308 Summary: (taken from Goodreads) For Challenge: 100 Books in a Year Plagued by a war between magic and technology, Atlanta has never been so deadly. Good thing Kate Daniels is on the job. Kate Daniels may have quit the Order of Merciful Aid, but she’s still knee-deep in paranormal problems. Or she would be if she could get someone to hire her. Starting…

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