Genre: Urban Fantasy

Average Rating: 4.21


Romancing the Series: The Skindancer Series by Anthony Francis

Romancing the Series: The Skindancer Series by Anthony Francis

Every now and then I read a series that takes me by surprise and steals my heart, so I thought, why not share those great series with the readers and bloggers? And that’s how Romancing the Series was born! I hope you enjoy… I’m a huge paranormal romance lover but every now and then I love stepping into the world of urban fantasy (sometimes I even get lucky and get a little of both in one!). I love a strong […]


Review: Mind Over Monsters by Jennifer Harlow

Posted 22 October, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Mind Over Monsters by Jennifer Harlow

A light-hearted and fun unconventional tale of the paranormal where two worlds of monsters collide! Beatrice Alexander is an ordinary school teacher with extraordinary powers. She psychokinetic and knows the ability to move objects with her mind isn’t exactly “normal” so she tends to keep to herself. When she accidentally hurts those closest to her, Beatrice is approached by a secret organization of the FBI, the F.R.E.A.K.S., the Federal Response to Extra Sensory and Kindred Supernaturals division (clever, right?) and […]


Review: Sins of the Angels by Linda Poitevin

Posted 12 October, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: Sins of the Angels by Linda Poitevin

A fascinating, thrilling, new dark urban fantasy! Homicide Detective Alexandra Jarvis is in the middle of a grueling serial murder investigation, when she’s assigned a new partner. Alex sees Jacob Trent as a presumptuous man with no investigative experience who is sure to become a real thorn in her side. She refuses to acknowledge the unexpected spark between them whenever he’s around and tries her best to work with him in order to find this brutal killer at large. Jacob […]


Mini Review: Cherished by Belinda Boring

Mini Review: Cherished by Belinda Boring

Full of gripping emotion and unconditional love! In the first installment of this series we meet Darcy, a werewolf engaged to the pack Alpha who experiences a great loss at the hands of betrayal when an innocent walk with her future sister in law Jasmine, turns tragic. Set hours after Without Mercy, CHERISHED explores the main characters, Mason and Darcy, as they try to heal after the death of Jasmine and mend their relationship. Together they learn you can face […]


Review: Darkness Descending by Devyn Quinn

Posted 17 September, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 2 Comments
Review: Darkness Descending by Devyn Quinn

This new dark paranormal world blew me away! In the midst of a world where fallen angels are turned vampires that seek to rule the world, Jesse Burke struggles to maintain her humanity after being attacked but not turned. In her quest to remain human, Jesse decides to become a vampire slayer and hunt down the beasts that not only attacked her, but also took her sister away from her. Having no experience and guidance, she makes for a less […]


Review: My Life As A White Trash Zombie by Diana Rowland

Posted 27 August, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 5 Comments
Review: My Life As A White Trash Zombie by Diana Rowland

Left me hungry for more! When Angel Crawford wakes up in a hospital asking about the accident she was in, the nurses and doctors tell her she overdosed on pain killers and nothing more, just another typical day in her crappy life. With no solid recollection of the previous night’s events, Angel is determined to get out of the hospital and try to remember what exactly happened. Just before she decides to make her escape, a nurse hands her a […]


Review: Black Heart Loa by Adrian Phoenix

Posted 2 August, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Black Heart Loa by Adrian Phoenix

A strong and never-dull sequel that tops its predecessor! Kallie, a hoodoo in training, is back with even more chaos in her life, in the sequel to BLACK DUST MAMBO. While searching for her missing cousin Jackson, Kallie learns that the evil she’s trying to be rid of keeps coming back to haunt her. In the midst of her journey to find her cousin she learns the protective wards surrounding New Orleans are compromised, creating an imminent natural disaster that seems to be […]


Mini Review: Without Mercy by Belinda Boring

Mini Review: Without Mercy by Belinda Boring

An exciting debut by a new author to look out for! This short novelette introduces us to Darcy, a werewolf who runs into trouble while out with her future sister in law one evening. Using violence only as a last resort, Darcy attempts to settle things peacefully but her plan unfortunately backfires and ends in tragedy. These events unleash the beast within Darcy which threatens to take over completely, putting her humanity in peril. Darcy is an excellent protagonist. She’s […]


Review: Dark Magick by Stacey Thompson-Geer & Stevie Trinity

Review: Dark Magick by Stacey Thompson-Geer & Stevie Trinity

A paranormal apocalyptic battle of good vs. evil! Rhea, a healer and Lynn, a warrior, are two witches fighting to keep evil supernatural creatures from passing through the gateways and into their world. As freedom fighters, they work together to keep the gateways closed, ensuring the survival of the all the innocent in the midst of this war. Blessed by the Goddess, Rhea and Lynn have exceptional powers and a strong bond with each other. Using all their magic, and with […]


Early Review: Kindling the Moon by Jenn Bennett

Early Review: Kindling the Moon by Jenn Bennett

Sometimes you should judge a book by its cover! Arcadia “Cady” Bell is a free spirited young woman and who has been living under a different identity for seven years, starting a new life as a bar owner/bartender for a “demon friendly” establishment for Earthbounds (demons who are mostly human living on Earth). Arcadia is a powerful magician or mage, who has yet to realize the extent of her powers. When her past comes back to haunt her in the […]


Review: Hard Day’s Knight by John Hartness

Review: Hard Day’s Knight by John Hartness

A pleasant surprise from the usual dark, sexy, brooding vampires! Jimmy Black and Greg Knightwood are not your usual private investigators, they also happen to be vampires and best friends. When Jimmy is kidnapped by a young teen seeking his help from a witch’s curse, he and Greg find themselves on a new case. They soon learn they are not just up against a single young witch, but a darker and more sinister plot to unleash evil…for this battle they […]


Review: Spirit Dances by C.E. Murphy

Review: Spirit Dances by C.E. Murphy

An original and addictive urban fantasy! Joanne Walker is a police detective that also has abilities as a shaman healer. Her roles as warrior and healer are constantly tested in her profession, sometimes putting her at war with herself. When she’s given a pair of tickets to a Native American dance performance as a thank you, Joanne reluctantly invites her boss Morrison who she has some kind of feelings for, to join her. Joanne finally has a grasp on her […]


Review: A Tale of Two Goblins by H.P. Mallory

Posted 28 April, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: A Tale of Two Goblins by H.P. Mallory

Just when you think her books can’t possibly get any better…H.P. Mallory proves you wrong! Dulcie is back and sassier than ever the second time around! When we left Dulcie in To Kill A Warlock, she had handed in her letter of resignation to the A.N.C. (Association of Netherworld Creatures), giving up being a law enforcement agent and off to pursue her career as a romance writer. Things are coming along just fine until the sexy Loki, Knight Vander, shows […]


Review: To Kill A Warlock by H.P. Mallory

Posted 15 April, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: To Kill A Warlock by H.P. Mallory

A new brand of urban fantasy!!! Dulcie O’Neil is a kick-ass fairy who works for law-enforcement as a Netherworld Regulator by day in protecting the human population from Netherworld creatures, and an inspiring romance writer at night. When she’s singled out as a suspect in a warlock’s murder, Dulcie must put in some overtime to work to clear her name. The Netherworld has sent their own investigator, Knight Vander, to partner up with Dulcie and solve the case before another […]