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Paranormal Fantasy

Signed Page Owner, Editor, and Author Assembles Dream TOC For Fundraising Anthology After Cancer

If you’re a speculative fiction reader or fan and you haven’t heard of Shawn Speakman, you’ve probably heard of his website: The Signed Page at http://www.signedpage.com/. It’s a site where he makes available signed copies of new releases for fans who can’t make it to events where their favorite author appears in person. He also blogs …

[BOOK REVIEW] Reboots by Mercedes Lackey and Cody Martin

Genre: Space Opera, Paranormal, Noir Paperback: 162 pages Publisher: Phoenix Pick Publication Date: December 10, 2011 ISBN-10: 1612420494 ISBN-13: 978-1612420493 Author Website: Mercedes Lackey, Cody Martin The Stellar Guild Series is a unique concept from re-publisher (is that a word?) Phoenix Pick that pairs up new authors with industry stalwarts to provide original fiction. The idea is to have well-known authors …

Book Review: Hard Spell by Justin Gustainis

Genre: Paranormal, Noir, Police Procedural, Urban Fantasy Mass Market Paperback: 400 pages Publisher: Angry Robot Publication Date: July 26, 2011 ISBN-10: 0857661159 ISBN-13: 978-0857661159 I’ve never thought of Scranton, PA as a really happening place, but in the alternate reality of Hard Spell by Justin Gustainis, Scranton becomes the epicenter of everything occult in this paranormal police procedural. Stan Markowski is …

Book Review: Never Knew Another by J. M. McDermott

Genre: Literary Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, High Fantasy Paperback: 256 pages Publisher: Night Shade Books Publication Date: January 18, 2011 ISBN-10: 1597802158 ISBN-13: 978-1597802154 Author’s Website: J. M. McDermott Richly dark, Never Knew Another by J. M. McDermott is a perfect melding of fantasy tropes with an unusual presentation, captivating prose, and fascinating characters. This entrancing dark fantasy is reminiscent …