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Wishlist Wednesday #24: Nightwalker by Allyson James

Wishlist Wednesday #24: Nightwalker by Allyson James

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I started the first book of this series on a whim, and now I’ve finished book 3 and it’s quickly becoming one of my favorite urban fantasies! I love how each book brings us deeper and deeper into this amazing mythological world James has created. So excited to get my…

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Wishlist Wednesday #23: Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs

Wishlist Wednesday #23: Dead Heat by Patricia Briggs

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. One of my goals this year is to get a handle on all these series I haven’t finished — it’s out of control! I recently finished Fair Game, and with another Alpha & Omega book coming out next year, I’d like to read Dead Heat and finally be caught up!…

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Wishlist Wednesday #22: Strange Brew by Charlaine Harris, Jim Butcher, Patricia Briggs, etc.

Wishlist Wednesday #22: Strange Brew by Charlaine Harris, Jim Butcher, Patricia Briggs, etc.

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m slowly but surely making my way through the backlog of paranormal/urban fantasy series that I’ve started; I love these anthologies because they cover a lot of different series I’m reading, and I love getting shorter works from these amazing authors. Title: Strange Brew Authors: Charlaine Harris, Jim Butcher, Patricia Briggs, etc….

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Book Review: Firewalker by Allyson James

Book Review: Firewalker by Allyson James

Title: Firewalker Author: Allyson James Series: Stormwalker, Book 2 Publisher: Berkley Paperback: 329 pages Source: Chicago Public Library Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Buy from The Book Depository Janet Begay’s Crossroads Hotel has attracted the supernatural from the day it opened. Witches, Changers, and a mouthy magic mirror have decided to make it their home. But a new, dark power is rising—this time inside Janet herself. Her boyfriend, Mick, a sexy dragon shape-shifter the Navajo call a Firewalker, knows what terrifying magic is threatening to overwhelm Janet…

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Wishlist Wednesday #14: Midnight’s Daughter by Karen Chance

Wishlist Wednesday #14: Midnight’s Daughter by Karen Chance

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I LOVE Karen Chance’s Cassie Palmer series, so I’ll basically read anything by her. I’ve also heard awesome things about Midnight’s Daughter from a few friends, so this one is definitely on the wishlist. Title: Midnight’s Daughter Author: Karen Chance Series: Dorina Basarab, Book 1 Publisher: NAL Paperback: 373 pages Summary…

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Book Review: Stormwalker by Allyson James

Book Review: Stormwalker by Allyson James

Title: Stormwalker Author: Allyson James Series: Stormwalker, Book 1 Publisher: Berkley Paperback: 330 pages Source: Chicago Public Library Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Buy from The Book Depository Half-Navajo Janet Begay possesses extraordinary power which is tied to the storms that waft across the desert. The only person who can control her when she’s caught in the storm’s evocative power is Mick, a dark-haired, blue-eyed biker Janet can’t seem to touch with her powers. He can wield fire and not get burned, and Janet’s never sure where…

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Book Review: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton

Book Review: Guilty Pleasures by Laurell K. Hamilton

Title: Guilty Pleasures Author: Laurell K. Hamilton Publisher: Jove Series: Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter; Book 1 Paperback: 266 pages Source: Goodreads Giveaway Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Ever since the Supreme Court granted the undead equal rights, most people think vampires are just ordinary folks with fangs. I know better. I’ve seen their victims. I carry the scars… But now a serial killer is murdering vampires—and the most powerful bloodsucker in town wants me to find the killer… *I received a free copy of this book from…

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Book Review: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Book Review: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Title: The Last Magician Author: Lisa Maxwell Publisher: Simon Pulse Hardcover: 512 pages Source: ALA 2017 Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Buy from The Book Depository Stop the Magician. Steal the book. Save the future. In modern day New York, magic is all but extinct. The remaining few who have an affinity for magic—the Mageus—live in the shadows, hiding who they are. Any Mageus who enters Manhattan becomes trapped by the Brink, a dark energy barrier that confines them to the island. Crossing it means…

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Wishlist Wednesday #5: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

Wishlist Wednesday #5: The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell

This meme was created by Pen to Paper. Each week we will share a book that has been recently added to our wishlist or has been on it for ages. I’m taking this loosely and sharing books that I can’t wait to read. The Last Magician was a surprise find at ALA Annual; the cover grabbed my attention, but the description sealed the deal. It has everything I love: magic, thievery, TIME TRAVEL, and Old New York, complete with games…

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Book Review: Industrial Magic by Kelley Armstrong

Book Review: Industrial Magic by Kelley Armstrong

Title: Industrial Magic Author: Kelley Armstrong Series: Women of the Otherworld, Book 4 Publisher: Spectra Books Paperback: 528 pages Source: Chicago OverDrive Summary: (taken from Goodreads) Buy from The Book Depository Paige Winterbourne, a headstrong young woman haunted by a dark legacy, is now put to the ultimate test as she fights to save innocents from the most insidious evil of all… In the aftermath of her mother’s murder, Paige broke with the elite, ultraconservative American Coven of Witches. Now her goal is to start a new…

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