I’m making some progress on my book bingo board. Check it out! My recent reads include: The Wizard’s Butler by Nathan Lowell I loved this one. I always enjoy stories that shine the spotlight on a character archetype that’s usually in the background: in this case, a butler. Not that the main character started out as a butler. He just needed a job and didn’t … Continue reading Scaredy Cat Bingo Update: Werewolves, Wizards, and Butlers
Halloween is the worst night for hunting monsters… Continue reading Halloween Knight
Man, October is going by fast. Like I mentioned earlier this month, I’m participating in the Scaredy Cat Bingo reading challenge, and if I want to get a bingo by the 31st, I need to get moving. Here’s my current board: I’ve got two new additions since last week. The first is Biggs, Myer, and the Vampire by E.M. Lacey, which fits nicely on the … Continue reading Demons, Vampires, and Lawyers: A Scaredy Cat Bingo Update
Want to try some new urban fantasy novels? Here are some recently released ebooks that are currently priced at 99¢ or free. Stock up your ereader and dive in! A few things to keep in mind: Not all of these deals are permanent, so make sure to double-check the price before downloading to make sure the sale hasn’t expired. I haven’t read all of these … Continue reading New Free and 99¢ Urban Fantasy Ebooks
Nothing makes a woman brave except getting on with the business of daily life.
A compelling gothic fairytale by bruja and award-winning writer Maria DeBlassie. Continue reading An Excerpt from Weep, Woman, Weep by Maria DeBlassie
October is here! I am so ready for spooky season. My Halloween decorations are out, I’ve stocked up on pumpkin spice, and my Scaredy Cat Bingo Board is ready. If you like Halloween as much as I do, then you may want to celebrate with a festive urban fantasy background for your computer or phone. Good news: I’ve got some you can use. Left click … Continue reading Get a Free Witchy Halloween Background for your Desktop or Phone
Scaredy Cat Bingo is my favorite reading challenge. It just has so many great categories for urban fantasy books. Created by Cats Luv Coffee Book Reviews, it runs all year, but I like to do it in October because it has such cute Halloween vibes. Since it does run all year, I don’t feel bad pre-adding a few books that I finished earlier this year … Continue reading Who’s Doing Scaredy Cat Bingo This Year?
First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything … Continue reading First Lines Friday: 9/24/21
Leaves are falling, the weather is cooling down, and Halloween is around the corner. It’s the perfect time for a ghost story. If you’re looking to feel truly terrified, then this isn’t the list for you. But if you want just a hint of spookiness, here are four great books to add to your fall to-read list. Each one features ghosts and an atmosphere that’s … Continue reading 4 Cozy Ghost Stories to curl up with this Autumn
I had such a fun time reading Magical Midlife Madness. If you’re looking for a light, feel-good book to make you laugh when you’re feeling down, I definitely recommend it. The novel has great characters, a good magical adventure, and so many jokes. A lot of it is situational humor that doesn’t make good quotes… but some of the quotes are fantastic. Here are seven … Continue reading 7 Funny Quotes from Magical Midlife Madness by K.F. Breene