Posts Tagged: magic

Review: Fool Moon by Jim Butcher

October 11, 2013 2013, B+, book rating, reviews 0

I read this book during Fraterfest Read-a-Thon hosted by Caffeinated Book Reviewer. This was a fun read-a-thon and I managed to read two books during the five days of the read-a-thon! Fool Moon was a good choice because it takes place in October and is about werewolves! Fool Moon by Jim Butcher Series: The Dresden File series, #2 Genre: Urban Fantasy Published by Roc, 2001 e-book, Library 421 pages Grade: B+ Synopsis: Harry Dresden–Wizard Lost Items Found. Paranormal Investigations. Consulting. Advice. Reasonable Rates. No Love Potions, Endless Purses, or Other Entertainment. Business has been slow. Okay, business has been dead. And not even of the undead variety. You would think… Read more »

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Review: Storm Front by Jim Butcher

Review: Storm Front by Jim Butcher

September 20, 2013 2013, B, book rating, reviews 0

Storm Front by Jim Butcher Series: The Dresden Files, book 1 Genre: Urban Fantasy Published by Roc, 2000 E-book, Library 322 pages Grade: B Synopsis: Harry Dresden — Wizard Lost items found. Paranormal Investigations. Consulting. Advice. Reasonable Rates. No Love Potions, Endless Purses, or Other Entertainment. Harry Dresden is the best at what he does. Well, technically, he’s the only at what he does. So when the Chicago P.D. has a case that transcends mortal creativity or capability, they come to him for answers. For the “everyday” world is actually full of strange and magical things — and most of them don’t play well with humans. That’s where Harry comes… Read more »

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Review: Death Masks by Jim Butcher

Review: Death Masks by Jim Butcher

August 2, 2013 2013, A-, book rating, reviews 0

Death Masks by Jim Butcher Series: Dresden Files, book 5 Genre: Urban Fantasy Published by: Roc E-book, from library 373 pages Grade: A- Synopsis: Harry Dresden, Chicago’s only practicing professional wizard, should be happy that business is pretty good for a change. But now he’s getting more than he bargained for. A duel with the Red Court of Vampires’ champion, who must kill Harry to end the war between vampires and wizards… Professional hit men using Harry for target practice… The missing Shroud of Turin… A handless and headless corpse the Chicago police need identified… Not to mention the return of Harry’s ex-girlfriend Susan, who’s still struggling with her semivampiric… Read more »

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Review: Shapeshifted by Cassie Alexander

Review: Shapeshifted by Cassie Alexander

June 22, 2013 2013, B, book rating, reviews 0

Shapeshifted by Cassie Alexander Series: Edie Spence series, #3 Genre: Urban Fantasy Published by: St. Martin’s Paperbacks, June 2013 E-book, purchased 320 pages Grade:  B Synopsis: Nurse Edie Spence is once again called upon to save a life…and this time, it’s personal. Can her new community of zombies, vampires, and shapeshifters come to her rescue when she needs them most? When Edie was fired from her paranormal nursing job at County Hospital, her whole world came crashing down. Now she’s is once again shaken to her core. Her mother is deathly ill and there’s only one thing that will save her: vampire blood. But with the paranormal community shunning Edie,… Read more »

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