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Review: “Earthshaker,” Robert Jeschonek

Pros: Fantastic story and characters Cons: Minor details Rating: 4.5 out of 5 After reading Day 9, I wasn’t sure I wanted to read Robert Jeschonek’s Earthshaker: Gaia Charmer, World Warrior Book 1. I’m so glad that I did! Gaia

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Review: “Devil’s Shoestring,” Stefon Mears

Pros: Truly engaging world, plot, and characters Cons: … Rating: 5 out of 5 Stefon Mears’s Devil’s Shoestring (Spells for Hire Book 1) features Heath Cyr, a conjure man living in Portland. He casts spells and makes potions for hire.

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Review: “Modern Sorcery,” Gary Jonas

Pros: Original and fascinating Cons: … Rating: 4.5 out of 5 In Gary Jonas’s Modern Sorcery (Jonathan Shade Book 1), wizard David killed his wife Kathy in a grocery store–in front of all sorts of people and security cameras–with a

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Review: “Darkest Hour,” Rob Cornell

Pros: Good story Cons: Some details Rating: 4 out of 5 Rob Cornell’s Darkest Hour: An Urban Fantasy Thriller (The Lockman Chronicles Book 3) starts up six months after the previous installment. Craig Lockman, the ogre Adam, and Teresa are

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Review: “Shadowed Blade,” J.C. Daniels

Pros: We get to learn plenty more about Kit’s family Cons: A lot of confusion at first Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Shadowed Blade (Colbana Files Series Book 5), by J.C. Daniels/Shiloh Walker, starts off very confusing with some weird

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Review: “Dark Legion,” Rob Cornell

Pros: Interesting storyline and characters Cons: Damn that one stereotype; too many supernaturals Rating: 3 out of 5 Rob Cornell’s Dark Legion: An Urban Fantasy Thriller (The Lockman Chronicles Book 2) isn’t as good as the previous book, Darker Things,

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Review: “Children of the Bloodlands,” S.M. Beiko

Pros: Stunning characters, relationships, and plot Cons: … Rating: 5 out of 5 At the end of S.M. Beiko’s Scion of the Fox, a darkling was sent back to the Bloodlands and it was revealed that this was all a

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Review: “Scion of the Fox,” S.M. Beiko

Pros: Delightfully original and creative Cons: … Rating: 4.5 out of 5 S.M. Beiko’s Scion of the Fox: The Realms of Ancient, Book 1 (Realms of Ancient, The) is a delightful young adult urban fantasy novel. 17-year-old Roan Harken was

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Review: “The Shredded Veil Mysteries,” Leah R. Cutter

Pros: Fascinating take on ghosts; creative and original Cons: Needs more worldbuilding; one unsatisfying story Rating: 4 out of 5 Leah R. Cutter’s The Shredded Veil Mysteries is a collection of six ghostly tales. In 2012, the Great Unraveling happened,

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Review: “Fiction River: Fantastic Detectives,” ed. Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Pros: Some really enjoyable stories Cons: Anthologies are almost always variable in quality Rating: 4 out of 5 Kristine Kathryn Rusch, an excellent author and editor, picked the stories for Fiction River: Fantastic Detectives (Fiction River: An Original Anthology Magazine

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