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Top Reviewer Ranking: 12,174 - Total Helpful Votes: 64 of 77
Unkindness (The Unkindness Trilogy Book 1) by Andrea Andersson
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant!, 22 Jun 2014
Sexy, well-plotted and with a killer twist at the end - what's not to love?
Can't wait for the next one!
Dark Vision by Debbie Johnson
Dark Vision by Debbie Johnson
5.0 out of 5 stars A cracking read!, 28 Mar 2014
I absolutely loved this. Iím a picky devil when it comes to Paranormal, and thereís so much samey mediocrity out there that I rarely pick up a Paranormal title these days. Dark Vision has single-handedly restored my faith in the genre.

Lily is a fully three dimensional heroine, with none of the tired traits of the cardboard cut-out Ďkick assí stereotype that dominates the field. I think thatís essentially what made this such a big win for me. When a female lead can surprise me (I read a helluva lot) somebody somewhere is doing something right. Lilyís childhood was so unusual and had such a profound effect on her that youíre unlikely to find anyone out there in bookworld quite… Read more
Gods of Chicago: Noir Urban Fantasy (Episode 1) by AJ Sikes
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Deliciously Dark, 30 Jan 2014
Gods of Chicago, Episode One is a fast-paced, deliciously dark series opener. Set in a comfortably recognisable prohibition era Chicago with a unique Dieselpunk twist, Sikes serves up a slice of Noir that's completely compelling.

The descriptive elements here are to die for, and coupled with the punchy dialogue and the momentum of the action it's an immersive and unputdownable tale with tantalising hints of the Magic to follow.

"...he reached behind him and lifted the air aside like a curtain, revealing a City Skyline glittering in the night. He ducked under the drape and vanished leaving only dust and snowmelt in his wake."

The closest comparison I… Read more