Tag: Magic


Review: Waterfall by Lacy Danes

Posted 21 January, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Waterfall by Lacy Danes

Ms. Danes weaves an intriguing tale of magic, romance and the supernatural that captures your interest in a matter of a few paragraphs! WATERFALL takes us into the world of four elemental dragon brothers, known as Zir, in search of their intended mates who will set them free from the curse that keeps them trapped in human form. When two of the brothers, Jordan and Ferrous come across a shipwreck in Blood Cove, neither expects to find a survivor among […]


Mini Review: Leashing the Tempest by Jenn Bennett

Mini Review: Leashing the Tempest by Jenn Bennett

  A fun but short story that reminds me why I fell in love with the series! In this mini-installment of the series, Cady and Lon attempt to test his son Jupe’s newly discovered knack of persuasion on Cady’s business partner and friend, Kar Yee. What was supposed to be a fun and relaxing afternoon on the sea soon turns into an unexpected adventure filled with plenty of mystery and mermaids. Ms. Bennett doesn’t fail to impress you with her […]


Cocktail Society Book Club Review: A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer

Posted 3 January, 2013 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Cocktail Society Book Club Review: A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer

Every month the ladies of the Cocktail Society Book Club (on Goodreads) select a read to review and discuss on the first Wednesday of each month. The host that month also choses a fabulous cocktail that compliments the book to go along with her review. This month’s selection is A Blood Seduction by Pamela Palmer and is hosted by Laura @ Little Read Riding Hood. Her cocktail of choice: Chick Beer…how fabulous is that name, right? Be sure to stop […]


Romancing the Series: Sentinels of New Orleans by Suzanne Johnson

Romancing the Series: Sentinels of New Orleans by Suzanne Johnson

Every now and then I read a series that takes me by surprise, steals my heart or flat out blows me away.  Sometimes it’s paranormal romance, sometimes it’s urban fantasy and once in a while it might even be steampunk, regardless of their genre they all deliver. When I find theses rare jewels, I can’t help but read one book after the other…so I got to thinking (can you smell the wood burning?…haha): Why not spread the world and share […]


Early Review: The Weird Girls by Cecy Robson

Early Review: The Weird Girls by Cecy Robson

Being weird was never this dangerous! In Cecy Robson’s debut novel we’re introduced to the Wird sisters, four young women with individual supernatural abilities bestowed upon them in the form of a curse. After trying and failing to blend into society, they venture to Lake Tahoe, where supernaturals are the region’s main residents. The Wird sisters love to have a good time and soon one highly anticipated night out on the town turns into a supernatural battle when the sisters […]


Review: Monster in My Closet by R.L. Naquin

Posted 24 September, 2012 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Monster in My Closet by R.L. Naquin

A fun escape into a paranormal world of monsters and mayhem! Most kids think see monsters in the closet or under their bed throughout their childhood but Zoey was almost scared to death by one when she was five. She’s put that awful memory behind her and tried to move on, owning her own wedding planning business…until she wakes up one morning to the smell of coffee and muffins in her kitchen by none other than the very same monster […]


Review: Sterling by Dannika Dark

Posted 16 August, 2012 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Sterling by Dannika Dark

A wonderful new world in urban fantasy you won’t want to miss! Zoë Merrick never thought one night out with friends would change her life forever. When she’s brutally attacked on her way home and thought dead, she manages to wake up, escape and is found by lying on the side of a road by a man named Adam who takes her into his home. This traumatic experience has left Zoë transformed, both mentally and physically and in search of […]


Review: Summoning the Night by Jenn Bennett

Review: Summoning the Night by Jenn Bennett

One of my top five favorite reads for 2012! The sassy magician Arcadia Bell is back and better than ever! After her near death experience in Kindling the Moon, Cady’s life is starting to get back to normal…well her kind of normal. She’s dating demon hottie Lon Butler and is back to business at her Tambuku Tiki Lounge. With Halloween just days away, a sinister kidnapper is on the loose and his targets are none other than the children of […]


Review: Dreamwalker by Andrea Heltsley

Review: Dreamwalker by Andrea Heltsley

  A fresh and new paranormal romance that will enchant you! After being dumped by her long-time boyfriend and getting fired from her job, Noel thinks nothing can get any worse in her lousy but ordinary life. With her best friend Autumn by her side, Noel slowly starts picking up the pieces and being optimistic, maybe her boyfriend wasn’t the right one? It’s then she meets a handsome stranger in her dreams who sweeps her off her feet and gives […]


Review: Lessons After Dark by Isabel Cooper

Review: Lessons After Dark by Isabel Cooper

A sexy Victorian romance that is sure to bewitch you! After her husband’s death, Olivia Brightmore has had to earn a living for herself by using her gift and posing as a medium, something she’s not exactly proud of. When she receives an offer to teach at a school for children with “special abilities” Olivia accepts in hope of starting over. What she didn’t expect was to be in the presence of real magic at the school or to fall […]


Review: A Demon Does It Better by Linda Wisdom

Posted 15 January, 2012 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: A Demon Does It Better by Linda Wisdom

Witty, sexy and fun! Liliana is a witch and doctor who specializes in healing. When her friend Sera who worked at the Crying Souls Hospital and Asylum suddenly goes missing, Lili vows to get answers. To do that, she takes a position at Crying Souls, hoping to learn what happened to her friend and others who’ve gone missing. What Lili finds while working with the secretive Dr. Mortimer is a “dungeon” of mentally ill patients under the worst conditions. It’s there she […]


Review: Lord of the Wolfyn by Jessica Andersen

Posted 31 December, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Lord of the Wolfyn by Jessica Andersen

This bad wolf can ravage me any day! In a sexy re-telling of “Little Red Riding Hood,” The Royal House of Shadows series continues with the story of Dayn and Reda. Like his brothers and sister, Dayn was sent to another realm by his mother in order to survive the evil Sorcerer who sought his father’s throne. The second son of the King and Queen of Elden, Dayn was cast into the world of the wolfyn, becoming a beast with dark and […]


Review: Lord of Rage by Jill Monroe

Posted 3 December, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: Lord of Rage by Jill Monroe

A sexy paranormal re-telling of Goldilocks and the Three Bears! Forced out of her castle by an evil Blood Sorcerer whose mission is to rule her father’s kingdom of Elden, Breena, along with her three brothers, are cast into different realm by their parents’ magic. Not a vampire like her brothers, Breena is a powerful witch with the abilities to dreamwalk. Each night she encounters a handsome warrior in her dreams who satisfies her innermost desires, it’s in the midst […]


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 […]