Blog Archives

Short Take: “Mirror Mirror,” Anthony M. Strong

Pros: Short and sweet Cons: Nothing new here Rating: 3 out of 5 Sometimes it’s nice to read a little horror novella in between longer reads. Mirror Mirror, by Anthony M. Strong, occupies that niche. It’s quick, it’s fun, but

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , , ,

Short Take: “Holster,” by Philip Allen Green

Pros: Hauntingly lovely Cons: … Rating: 5 out of 5 Holster is a short story by Philip Allen Green. Since it’s a short story, I’ll have to keep this review brief and simple. Jeremiah learned to hunt elk at his

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: ,

Review: “Larkspur,” V.M. Jaskiernia

Pros: Many characters feel flat Cons: The story has barely begun Rating: 3 out of 5 Review ebook provided free by author for this review. V.M. Jaskiernia’s Larkspur, or A Necromancer’s Romance (Larkspur Series vol. 1; Clandestina) is quite short.

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , , , ,

"Awakened by a Kiss" by Lila DiPasqua

Pros: Fresh, steamy takes on classic fairy tales. Cons: Resolution of one story’s conflict seemed too easy. Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group   Three fairy tales are retold with steamy new twists… these aren’t

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , , , ,

"The Notebooks of Madame B: Seduction" by Madame B

Pros: Each story has a nice buildup to its encounter. Cons: Not every story will appeal equally to the reader. Rating: 4.0 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group   “Seduction” is the third installment in Madame B’s

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , ,

"The Notebooks of Madame B: Ecstasy"

Pros: The stories do an excellent job of showcasing people’s reactions to each other in steamy situations. Cons: The voices of the protagonists feel at times as if they blend together. Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Review book courtesy of

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , ,

"The Notebooks of Madame B: Desire" by Madame B

Pros: Variety of erotic situations. Cons: All of the stories are from a woman’s point of view; the voices of the different stories don’t always feel very distinct. Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Review book courtesy of Penguin Group  

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , ,

"A Girl’s Guide to Guns and Monsters," eds. Greenberg & Hughes

Pros: Fantastic execution of a delicious premise Cons: As always for an anthology: not every story will suit you equally Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Review copy courtesy of Penguin Group.   Women, monsters, and ass-kicking—what more could I ask

Posted in Reviews Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Stuff for Gamers

Take a look at the shirts-n-things in our stuff for gamers store.

Archives