Never Deal with Dragons by Lorenda Christensen

Rating: A     Romance: 3.5/5      Raunch: 3/5 Redonk Nutshell: Dragon speaker gets pulled into dragon politics while dealing with a former flame DRACIM agent Myrna Banks has spent the last year of her life cleaning up a cluster of a mess when her ex took off with documents relating to her work. When […]

Stone Guardian by Danielle Monsch

Rating: C- (DNF)   Romance: 3/5        Raunch: 3/5 Redonk Nutshell: Gargoyle protects woman sought after to end the world Larissa Miller was born on the day the worlds collided, the day where realities feature just about every supernatural creature you can think of suddenly fused into the realm of humans. Terak, the […]

Night Resurrected by Joss Ware

Rating: C+ Romance: 3/5        Raunch: 2/5 Redonk Nutshell: Angsty crusaders against the rule team up to find themselves attracted to one another True story: I didn’t know jack squat about Joss Ware’s “Envy Chronicles” story arc when I picked up Night Resurrected. The good news is that I didn’t have any problem following along with what […]

Beyond Shame by Kit Rocha

“But maybe there is something wrong with me. I don’t like things even though they feel shameful. I like them more because of it.” So close. “Why, sweetheart?” She barely whispered the answer. “Because it feels good.” Redonk Nutshell: Sexually repressed woman is banished into a sexually liberated underworld. Noelle Cunningham’s fumblings of rebellion have […]

Boyfriend from Hell by Jamie Quaid

Redonk Nutshell: Woman w/ unknown legacy realizes her superpowers can change lives for the good and the bad Tina Clancy is trying to finish law school and stay out from underfoot at her job in The Zone, the radioactive area of Baltimore where things…aren’t always what they seem. When her boyfriend of several months nearly […]

How to Marry a Warlock in 10 Days by Saranna DeWylde

Redonk Nutshell: Witch teams up with childhood tormenter to track down a rogue magician I thought the premise of this story sounded fun. I was new to Saranna DeWylde, so I was looking forward to reading it. Midnight Cherrywood has been crushing on her childhood tormentor, Dred Shadowins, for a good long time, but she’s […]

Reliable and Faithful PNR/UF

What’s PNR/UF, you ask? Is it that LSD-like drug turning people into cannibals?  No. Though in these sorts of books, you *may* find a plot along those lines.  It’s paranormal romance/urban fantasy, a genre I enjoy, but never really thought I’d get into. There are tons of series out there, many of which I think […]

Lethal Rider by Larissa Ione

Redonk Nutshell: Death confronts the woman who took advantage of him and inadvertently set in course the apocalypse Book 3 in Larissa Ione’s series featuring the tales of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse! YAY! I was looking forward to this. I’ve enjoyed this series, and we get a nice build up from the last book into […]

Oracle’s Moon by Thea Harrison

I started counting time for you. I want to change who I am for you. You are my Grace. He was too full, and there weren’t enough words. He said, “I did not know I needed grace until I met you.” Redonk Nutshell:Ancient djinn takes a young oracle and her children under his protection Book four in […]

Serpent’s Kiss by Thea Harrison

Redonk Nutshell: Wyr Griffin helps Vampyre Queen figure out why she’s dying I stalled picking this book up because the last one, Storm’s Heart, fell a bit flat for me.  Well, I’m happy to report that Serpent’s Kiss relit my fire. Rune, an ancient griffin, made a deal with vampyre Carling in order to save his […]

Working Stiff by Rachel Caine

There were so many layers of reality to the world. Nothing stopped for death; nothing stopped for grief or horror or tragedy. Truer words couldn’t be said for Bryn Davis.  Recently released from the military, Bryn finds solace working as a funeral director’s assistant.  Until aforementioned funeral director murders her when she realizes they’re involved […]

Shaedes of Gray by Amanda Bonilla

Redonk Nutshell: Immortal assassin takes on a case that blows her world as she knows it to smithereens I had put this on my TBR pile after reading some mixed reviews.  What was intriguing to me was that people either loved it or really didn’t like it at all.  I was looking forward to seeing […]