Pirate King by Laurie R. King

Story: C Narration: A- The eleventh outing in the Mary Russell/Sherlock Holmes series finds Russell all but fleeing her home to take on an investigation for Scotland Yard after learning that her brother-in-law, Mycroft Holmes, is coming to visit. After events in the previous book, Russell and Mycroft are at odds and a stint investigating […]

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Spider’s Revenge by Jennifer Estep

Book: B Narration: B Gin Blanco has been waiting for this moment since she was a child and it’s finally here. The time has come for her big showdown with Mab Monroe: the ultra-powerful Fire elemental who killed Gin’s mother and older sister and has caused her so much grief. I’ve seen Gin embrace her […]

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Bonds of Justice by Nalini Singh

Story: B+ Narration: B+ Sophia Russo is a J- Psy (Justice) who has the ability to pull memories from people and project them to others. Max Shannon is a New York cop with a high case solve rate and natural mental shields that make him impervious to Psy mental manipulation. The two have crossed paths […]

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Audiobook Review Speed Dating – September 2011

DamienJacquelyn Frank; Narrator: Xe Sands; Length: 11 hrs 4 mins Tantor Media, Inc. 2011WorldCat•LibraryThing•Google Books•BookFinder    Speed dating notes: “Oooh, this one is a hunk of hotness and he sure knows how to show a girl a good time. Take him home for the night but not to meet Mom. He won’t be good for […]

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The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

Story: B- Narration: A- It’s been quite a while since I have read what is probably best categorized as Epic Fantasy. I caught a review or recommendation for a later book in The First Law series/world but since I am incapable of starting mid-way through a series, I decided to pick up the first book.  […]

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