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Yesterday's Dreams
The Smoking Poet reviews
There is much good to be found between the covers of Yesterday’s Dreams, from the rich Celtic myth to well-defined characters — a sympathetic protagonist and dark...
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Sails and Sorcery
Grasping For the Wind: book reviews, fantasy, and life's little jottings reviews
A few other notable authors who I had not heard of before, but whose stories I enjoyed Renee Stern (Hostage), Chris Stout (a chilling tale called The Medusa),...
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Sails and Sorcery
The Fantasy Review reviews
If you enjoy any combination of short stories, nautical fantasy and new authors then I would suggest checking out this new anthology.
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Sails and Sorcery
The Fix, Short Fiction Reviews reviews
In “Consigned to the Sea” by Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Sionna and her daughter, Kate, have been captured by North Sea pirates who want Sionna to show them a course...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
Wild Violet Vol VI, Issue 3 - Mortal Coil reviews
The editors of Bad-Ass Faeries have collected stories about faeries much edgier than the sparkle-winged Tinkerbelles who dominate popular culture, returning the...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
The Huntress Reviews (cross posted on Amazon.co.uk) reviews
So here are nineteen Faery tales which in no way resemble the cute little faeries of our childhood. Some stories are written better than others, but all of them...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
Small Press Reviews reviews
If we were to randomly approach a person on the street, say a construction worker or a no-frills politician, and ask that individual what characteristics a faerie...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
The Harrow: Original Works of Fantasy and Horror, Vol 10, No 7 (2007) reviews
 Standout stories include Elaine Corvidae's "Hollow Dreams," in which Pook runs with a group of homeless kids, empowered but haunted by his halfbreed...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
Tangent Online reviews
"At The Crossroads" by Danielle Ackley-McPhail is one of the true gems in Bad-Ass Faeries. Lance is a half fae, half human motorcycle gang leader. His...
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Bad-Ass Faeries
Horror Reader reviews
If the title brings to mind Tinkerbell with twice as much 'tude and heavy armaments, and you've got this anthology in a nutshell....Overall, I'd have to say this...
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Genre Go Round Reviews reviews
This is a fun werewolf romance starring two likable leads and a strong support cast; mostly his clan. The story line is fast-paced yet the refreshing scenes occur...
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Long and Short Romance Reviews reviews
Heart of the Highland Wolf embraces the best of what romance has to offer with characters that jump off the pages and into a reader’s heart. The writing is crisp,...
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Kirkus Reviews reviews
"Anya's Shanghai is richly chaotic, polyglot and packed with refugees. Russian, Yiddish, Hebrew, Mandarin Chinese and Italian pepper the dialogue. Meanwhile,...
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Amazon.com reviews
When I started to read this book I was expecting, from the blurb, something of a cross between E Nesbit and Enid Blyton - which, I hasten to add, was to me a...
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Cover - Something Pretty, Something Beautiful
Drey's Library reviews
"[S]pare and to the point ... a startlingly frank story ... this will touch you."
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The Corpse Reader
The Paramus Post reviews
Inspired by a true story, a young orphan rises to become the world’s first forensic scientist during the thirteenth-century Song Dynasty. In ancient China only a...
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KUT Radio - Austin, Texas reviews
i get lots of books submitted for review, most get passed on. this one stood out. based on a little known event in the life of henry david thoreau. thoreau...
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Dancing With Fate
Long And Short Reviews reviews
“Dancing With Fate” is a simple love story, made very intriguing with magical characters. Hywela Lyn wrote a beautiful and touching story of undying love and...
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The Entire Predicament
E!Online reviews
Lucy Corin's The Entire Predicament. These stories take about 10 seconds each to get their hooks in you for life. Do those hooks hurt? Of course they do, in all...
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Saving Angelfish
Publishers Weekly reviews
Matheson's promising debut, a gritty novel from Tin House Books' New Voice Series, tells the bleak story of a wayward L.A. junkie named Max. Virtually disowned by...
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