Category Archives: fantasy

Review: Firelight (Darkest London #1) by Kristen Callihan

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult romance, Darkest London series, fantasy, historical, Kristen Callihan, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review
  Firelight (Darkest London)Kristen Callihan; Mass Market Paperback, 384 pages; Kindle / EbookExpected publication: January 31st 2012 by Grand Central PublishingSource: eGalley from NetGalleyLondon, 1881Once the flames are ignited . . .Miranda Ellis is a woman tormented. Plagued since birth by a strange and powerful gift, she has spent her entire life struggling to control her exceptional abilities. Yet one innocent but irreversible mistake has left her family's fortune decimated and forced her to wed London's most nefarious nobleman.They will Read more [...]

Review: The Firelight of Maalda (The Raie’Chaelia #2) by Melissa Douthit

Categories: 3 butterflies, book tour, fantasy, Melissa Douthit, RBR, review, virtual author book tours, ya
     The Firelight of Maalda (Legend of the Raie'Chaelia, Book Two)Melissa Douthit ; Kindle EditionPublished January 8th 2012Source: Review copy from the authorThe Firelight of Maalda: A story that unites the real with the fantastical and turns science into magic …Chalice and her group leave Barenthren to travel to Portalis. There she and her friends discover the beautiful city, its people, its history, and its secret that has been kept hidden for thousands of years. During their stay, they learn that Dar’Maalda has the Firestone and that Read more [...]

Review: Taking Vengeance by M.K. Theodoratus

Categories: 2 butterflies, action, elves, fantasy, M.K. Theodoratus, RBR, review, some romance
   Taking VengeanceM.K. Theodoratus; Kindle EditionPublished May 11th 2011 by WolfSinger PublicationsOnce Mariah was a hero of the Rebellion that saved the Half-Elven from genocide. After decades of fighting with Linden, the ruler and a former lover, over his policies, she exchanges her sword of power for her healing kit,determined to let Linden wallow in his mistakes.When her daughter's family is attacked by privateers, Mariah's anger flares. She and her partner seek simple vengeance, but the privateers present a greater danger than they imagined. Read more [...]

Review: Petals and Thorns by Jennifer Paris

Categories: 3 butterflies, bdsm, erotica, fantasy, Jeffe Kennedy, paranormal, RBR, review
     Petals and ThornsJeffe Kennedy; ebook,Published July 13th 2010 by Loose Id, LLCIn exchange for her father's life, Amarantha agrees to marry the dreadful Beast and be his wife for seven days. Though the Beast cannot take Amarantha's virginity unless she begs him to, he can and does take her in every other way. From the moment they are alone together, the Beast relentlessly strips Amarantha of all her resistance.If Amarantha can resist her cloaked and terrifying husband, she gains his entire fortune and will be allowed to return to her family Read more [...]

Review: The Ruby Kiss (The Magic Knot #4) by Helen Scott Taylor

Categories: 3 butterflies, fantasy, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, romance
     The Ruby Kiss (The Magic Knot #4)Helen Scott Taylor; Paperback, 304 pagesPublished November 15th 2011 by Dorchester Publishing Company, Inc.A POWERFUL NIGHTSTALKERNightshade hungers to bring the strong and beautiful to their knees beneath the ecstasy of his bite, but he has never known sexual lust––not until he meets Ruby McDonald, the curvy redhead who wields attitude and strength like an ax, and who would be the perfect mother of his children. Caught in a clash between the Seelie and Unseelie courts, he vows not only her survival Read more [...]

Review: My Mother, the Lycanthrope (The Lykoi Chronicles) by W.W. Lengeman

Categories: 1 butterfly, fantasy, RBR, review, W.W.Lengeman, werewolves, ya
   My Mother, the Lycanthrope (The Lykoi Chronicles)W.W. Lengeman; Kindle EditionPublished June 24th 2011Everyone has problems, but Leigh Trinkett is starting to think she has more than her fair share. Leigh has vowed to make the soccer team, but she’s not sure if she’s got what it takes, even with intensive coaching from best friend and budding soccer star, Ashley.Then there’s Leigh’s family life – and all is not quiet on the home front. Brother Buddy is a would-be ninja who leaves no stone unturned in his quest to annoy Leigh. Crabby Read more [...]