Author: Wayne Turmel Book: Johnny Lycan & The Anubis Disk Published: November 2020 Publisher: Black Rose Writing Genre: Fantasy Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Johnny Lycan has his private investigator’s license and has finished his first successful case: free his former boss’s daughter from some Russian gangsters. He’s also a werewolf and had to rescue her […]Read more "Johnny Lycan & The Anubis Disk by Wayne Turmel @Wturmel | @kurtsprings1 #review #werewolves"
Author: Brett J. Talley Book: That Which Should Not Be Published: October 2011 Publisher: JournalStone Genre: Horror Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: When Carter Weston, a student at Miskatonic University, is asked by Professor Thayerson to retrieve a dangerous book from the nearby village of Anchorhead, Carter does not hesitate. Miskatonic University […]Read more "That Which Should Not Be by Brett J. Talley @brettjtalley | @kurtsprings1 #review #CosmicHorror"
Author: Peter Clines Book: 14 (Threshold #1) Published: June 2012 Publisher: Permuted Press Genre: Horror Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: When Nate moves into his new apartment, things immediately strike him as odd. There are padlocked doors. The light fixture in his kitchen gives off a black light. Oh yes, and let’s […]Read more "14 by Peter Clines @PeterClines | @kurtsprings1 #review #horror"
Author: Fiona Ingram Book: The Temple of the Crystal Timekeeper (The Chronicles of the Stone #3) Published: November 2017 Publisher: Bublish Incorporated Genre: Fantasy Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Adam, Justin, and Kim are searching for the Third Stone of Power when their plane crashes in the Mexican jungle. With their guide, Dr. […]Read more "The Temple of the Crystal Timekeeper @FionaRobyn | @kurtsprings1 #review #adventure"
Author: China Miéville Book: Kraken Published: June 2010 Publisher: Del Rey Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: Paperback Rating: Synopsis: Billy Harrow is a cephalopod specialist in the Darwin Center of London’s Natural History Museum. The tour he conducts through the center has its climax at the center’s giant squid. This is their prize […]Read more "Kraken by China Miéville | @kurtsprings1 #review #urbanfantasy"
Author: Brian Lumley Book: Titus Crow: The Burrowers Beneath, the Transition of Titus Crow Published: January 1999 Publisher: Tor Books Genre: Cosmic Horror Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: The Burrowers Beneath Humanity has moved about the Earth for thousands of years, little knowing what horrors lie buried or imprisoned beneath the Earth’s crust or under the […]Read more "Titus Crow by Brian Lumley @ BrianLumley | kurtsprings1 #review #cosmichorror"
Author: Delia Sherman Book: The Freedom Maze Published: November 2011 Publisher: Candlewick Press Genre: Fantasy Source: Paperback Rating: Winner of the 2012 Andre Norton Award Synopsis: In the summer of 1960, thirteen-year-old Sophie Martineau is recovering from her parents’ divorce. Her mother takes her to stay at her grandmother’s old house in […]Read more "The Freedom Maze by Delia Sherman @deliasherman | @kurtsprings1 #review #fantasy"
Author: Charles Stross Book: The Apocalypse Codex (Laundry Files #4) Published: July 2012 Publisher: Ace Books Genre: Urban Fantasy Source: eBook Rating: Winner of the 2013 Locus Fantasy Award Note: I would like to apologize to my readers. This is a redo of the review. Anyone who’s read the initial review […]Read more "The Apocalypse Codex by Charles Stross @cstross |@kurtsprings1 #review #urbanfantasy"
Author: Roshani Chokshi Book: The Star-Touched Queen (The Star-Touched Queen #1) Published: April 2016 Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Genre: Fantasy Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Maya’s horoscope promises a marriage of death and destruction. This earns her scorn and fear in her father’s kingdom. With marriage seeming an unlikely prospect, Maya opts […]Read more "The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi @Roshani_Chokshi | @kurtsprings1 #review #fantasy"
Author: David Conyers Book: The Eye of Infinity Published: December 2013 Publisher: Perilous Press Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Major Harrison Peel is sent to a remote radio telescope facility in New Mexico to investigate the suicide of an astrophysicist. The man contracted a plague that caused horrible mutations […]Read more "The Eye of Infinity by David Conyers @davidconyers1 | @kurtsprings1 #review #lovecraftian"