The Element of Death by Steve Wilson cover

With the influx of crime fiction and TV dramas gaining popularity at the moment, The Element of Death by Steve Wilson definitely feels like it’s trying to cash in on the craze. The Magpie Murderer, Morgan Gregory, has escaped from a high-security psychiatric hospital and is on the loose once more. He wreaked havoc the first time around, committing six murders based on the magpie rhyme (one for sorrow, two for joy, etc.), with the police capturing him before he could carry out his seventh and final crime. Their success…

Her Ghost Wears Kilts

Her Ghost Wears Kilts had everything that should have made for a great paranormal romance. Kilts, ghosts and a Scottish hunk for a hero. The beginning gets off to a spooky start, Baillie begins to suspect that her bookstore is haunted and I enjoyed the the slightly eerie set up, combined with the light hearted moments with her and her friend and shop assistant. This sets up the story as Baillie begins to learn of her ancestry and inheritance leading us to Scotland and a fabulous castle setting. I do…

Resurrection by Amy Carol Reeves cover

*Contains spoilers for the previous books* Concluding the Ripper series, Resurrection by Amy Carol Reeves takes place immediately after the events of book two, leading in to the final hunt for the ruthless Max Bartlett. The hunt is on for the last member of the Conclave, as the grave robberies that began in book two are reaching new heights, with the dead being reanimated and launching attacks on Abbie, William and Simon. There is little chance for her to continue her hospital studies in such circumstances, with all focus set…

Renegade by Amy Carol Reeves cover

[color-box]Renegade by Amy Carol Reeves (Ripper #2) Flux Books (1 Apr 2013), Ebook: 360 pages, Paranormal YA Website • Series Listing • Amazon UK / US Rating: [/color-box] *Contains spoilers for the first book in the series* Following on from solving the historical Ripper case in book one, Renegade by Amy Carol Reeves picks up where heroine Arabella Sharp left off, on the pursuit of villainous Max whilst trying to return to her medical career. The book opens with Abby still carrying out her studies at Whitechapel Hospital, under the…

Flirting Under a Full Moon

[color-box]Flirting Under a Full Moon by Ashlyn Chase (Flirting with Fangs #1) Sourcebooks Casablanca (July 2013), Paperback: 352 pages, Paranormal Romance Website • Series Listing • Amazon UK / US Rating: [/color-box] You know when you pick up a book with lots of high expectations and realise too soon that it isn’t quite going to make it? Sadly, Flirting Under a Full Moon was just like that. I’ve read some of Chase’s Strange Neighbours series and enjoyed them and this new trilogy is set in the same world, with guest…

The Ophelia Prophecy by Sharon Lynn Fisher cover

[color-box]The Ophelia Prophecy by Sharon Lynn Fisher Tor Books (1 Apr 2014), Ebook: 336 pages, Science Fiction Romance Website • Goodreads • Amazon UK / US Rating: [/color-box] The Ophelia Prophecy by Sharon Lynn Fisher sets up a new sci-fi world with a dystopian twist, as humanity has created artificial intelligence with its own conscious thought. The book begins with heroine Asha waking up with Pax and his sister Iris, although she cannot remember how she got there, or why they would want to take her onto their ship. Asha…

Watcher of the Dark by Joseph Nassise cover

[color-box]Watcher of the Dark by Joseph Nassise (Jeremiah Hunt #3) Tor Books (19 Nov 2013), Hardback: 304 pages, Urban Fantasy Website • Series Listing • Amazon UK / US Rating: [/color-box] Watcher of the Dark by Joseph Nassise, book three in the Jeremiah Hunt series, kicks off where book two ended, with Jeremiah Hunt on the run from a multitude of enemies. He finds himself escaping into L.A., lying low in a hotel, where he is suddenly found and captured by the notorious Carlos Fuentes and his supernatural gang. Fuentes…




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