Tag: Magic


Review: Lord of the Vampires by Gena Showalter

Posted 19 September, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 3 Comments
Review: Lord of the Vampires by Gena Showalter

A sexy time-traveling, vampire fairy tale! The Royal House of Shadows series begins with LORD OF THE VAMPIRES and tells the story of one of four siblings, heirs to the Kingdom of Elden, Nicolai the Vampire. Once a crown prince, Nicolai has had his powers of seduction bound and his memory erased by the witch and princess Odette who now keeps him as her own sex slave and prisoner in a kingdom with no knowledge of time. To gain his […]


Review: Mojo Queen by Sonya Clark

Posted 18 August, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 5 Comments
Review: Mojo Queen by Sonya Clark

Dark, magical and wickedly sexy! Roxanne Mathis is anything but your average girl, she’s a witch and “ghost hunter” who happens to have a vampire as her cousin. As a paranormal investigator and exterminator, Roxanne is used to dealing with mischievous ghosts and spirits in her work, but nothing prepares her for her latest gig. When a couple of college students hire her to perform an exorcism, things take a dark and ominous turn and Roxie finds herself in the middle of […]


Review: Illicit Magic by Camilla Chafer

Posted 12 August, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Illicit Magic by Camilla Chafer

A wonderful debut filled with magic, mystery and romance! In ILLICIT MAGIC we’re introduced to Stella Mayweather, a twenty four year old who lives a solitary life in England due to her special abilities that she brushes off as her simply being accident prone. Her boring life soon becomes quite the opposite on a night when she’s followed and nearly kidnapped by a group of men called the Brotherhood, who believe she is a witch. Barely escaping, Stella rushes home where […]


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 […]


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 […]


Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

Review: Spellbound by Cara Lynn Shultz

A beautifully romantic reincarnation love story! Emma Connor hasn’t lived the average teenager’s life. At sixteen she’s already experienced the abandonment of her father, the death of her twin brother at fourteen and her mother’s passing just a year after her brother. Left in the care of her abusive stepfather, Emma is sent to live with her aunt in New York after she gets into car accident with her intoxicated stepfather that almost takes her life. Moving to New York […]


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: A Warrior’s Witch by Stacey Kennedy

Posted 29 June, 2011 by Lori @ Romancing the Dark Side in Reviews / 1 Comment
Review: A Warrior’s Witch by Stacey Kennedy

A bewitching romance full of magic and mystery! As Master of Guardians and Master of Witches in Otherworld, Talon and Zia are sworn to protect humans as well as their own kind from any supernatural threats. When an Otherworld Guardian from the Earthworld is found dead, Talon and Zia are called to the scene and soon discover the identity of the dead guardian is Whitlyn, the mother of Talon’s son Kyden. Talon vows to seek revenge for her murder and […]


Mini Review: The Scorpion Queen by Alexis Ke

Mini Review: The Scorpion Queen by Alexis Ke

My high hopes for this story fell flat. Gabriel has been searching for the mysterious woman that invades his dreams every night and tempts him with her wild ways, for a long while to no avail. When he finally comes across his mystery woman in his waking life, Gabriel is determined to have her at any cost. What he doesn’t know is that in order to attain Queen Scorpathia, he will be forced into a battle like no other, that […]


Mini Review: Untamed Magick by Eliza Gayle

Mini Review: Untamed Magick by Eliza Gayle

Way too short but the story was just as engaging as the smut! Graelen Scott is powerful male witch who has lived a solitary life away from his brothers, due to a dark curse plaguing his family. When a mysterious historian, Rena, shows up at his home claiming to have the means to ending the family curse,  something sought after by his family for decades, Graelen is reluctant to believe her. He feels an immense attraction to Rena after just […]


Review: The Demon Kiss by Lacey Weatherford

Review: The Demon Kiss by Lacey Weatherford

An emotional journey that will keep you on the edge of your seat with anticipation! THE DEMON KISS picks up right where The Trouble With Spells left off. After overcoming a near demon conversion, Vance Mangum has left his girlfriend Portia and his coven in search of his now demon father. Not one to sit around, Portia enlists the help of her friends Shelly and Brad to join her in finding Vance. What starts off as a simple mission to […]


Review: The Trouble With Spells by Lacey Weatherford

Review: The Trouble With Spells by Lacey Weatherford

A fabulous story of magic and first loves! Most girls get a new car or trip on their 16th birthday but not Portia…she gets the news that she’s a witch! Portia takes the news pretty well and soon discovers that magic runs in her family, her father and grandmother share her abilities as well. Being a teenage witch comes with perks and one in particular, the attention of the hottest guy in school, Vance Mangum. Vance isn’t an ordinary teenage […]


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: Photographs & Phantoms by Cindy Spencer Pape

Review: Photographs & Phantoms by Cindy Spencer Pape

A genius mix of steampunk and magic…just as fun and flirty as the first! Lord Kendall Lake is a member of the Order of the Round Table on assignment regarding some supernatural occurrences at a photography studio owned by Amy Deland, the niece of the Order’s most powerful member. Amy’s photographs are the common link in a series of recent unexplained deaths and Lord Kendall has been dispatched to investigate the case. Kendall expects Ms. Deland to be an old […]