Category Archives: novella

Review: Dark Mercy by Zoe Winters + Excerpt

Categories: 3 butterflies, adult, book tour, dark mind book tours, novella, paranormal, Preternaturals series, RBR, review, vampires, witches, Zoe Winters
Dark Mercyby Zoe Winters Editions: ebookPublished March 3rd 2012 by IncuBooksSource: review copy1955, Las Vegas, NevadaAngeline has been on the run from her sire, Linus, for centuries. She’s tired, and she’s lonely. High from mescaline-induced blood, she sees a sign—a church that seems to glow in the distance—and she knows. Her future mate is in that building.Important Author’s Note:Dark Mercy is the beginning of Hadrian and Angeline’s story, not the end. Their HEA will happen later in their own full-length novel. This story is important Read more [...]

Review: The Jesus Fish and Slaughter Bird by Clark Casey

Categories: 2 butterflies, Clark Casey, novella, RBR, review
The Jesus Fish and Slaughter Birdby Clark Casey;Editions: ebookPublished December 21st 2010 by No Dead Trees PressSource: review copyAn epic novella about four twenty-something lost souls who meet in a bar in Manhattan in the early 1980s. The rollicking narrative follows them for 20 years of their turbulent (and often funny) lives into the turn of the century. The cast includes an aspiring musician/artist and hypochondriac desperately trying to rid himself of his native Queens accent, a racist pool hustler who falls for a Chinese girl, a well-endowed Read more [...]

Review: Splatterism […] by Christian Winter, C. S. Hand @Manus_Scholiast

Categories: 5 butterflies, C. S. Hand, Christian Winter, fiction, novella, RBR, review
      Splatterism: The Tragic Recollections of A Minotaur Assailant (Pars Prima: Hellenistic Asskicking)Christian Winter, C. S. Hand; Kindle EditionPublished May 22nd 2011A failed suicide attempt unites the last living minotaur, Evander, with the eminent sorcerer and perfidious rake Scammander, who might have lost all of his magical knowledge or might have just stashed it elsewhere to make room for his biggest plot yet.Bonded by suffering and a special antipathy for humanity, the two set out to do what all villains dream of: destroying the world, Read more [...]