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ldosch
October 22 2013

First Look: Nora Roberts’s Dark Witch (October 29, 2013)

Nora Roberts Dark Witch Berkley / October 29, 2013 / $17.00 print, $9.99 digital With indifferent parents, Iona Sheehan grew up craving devotion and acceptance. From her maternal grandmother,...
JenniferProffitt
October 7 2013

The Witching Hour: Meeting The Witches of East End

In the first episode for The Witches of East End, we learned a few things. One is that the women of the Beauchamp family are cursed—the daughters to die over and over again for centuries because...
scarlettleigh
August 24 2013

First Look: Lisa Van Allen’s The Wishing Thread (August 27, 2013)

Lisa Van Allen The Wishing Thread Ballantine / August 27, 2013 / $15.00 print, $9.99 digital The Van Ripper women have been the talk of Tarrytown, New York, for centuries. Some say they’re...
ldosch
May 23 2013

First Look: Molly Harper’s A Witch’s Handbook of Kisses and Curses (May 28, 2013)

Molly Harper A Witch’s Handbook of Kisses and Curses Pocket / May 28, 2013 / $7.99 print, $7.59 digital Nola Leary would have been content to stay in Kilcairy, Ireland, healing villagers...
JackieLester
May 21 2013

Witch Will You Choose?: What to Read and Watch If You Like the Witches of Lost Girl

Towards the end of season three, Gabrielle Miller (an actress well known in Canada) guest starred on Lost Girl as the ringleader for a small coven of witches. She had enough power to cause a bit of...
ldosch
January 18 2013

First Look: Paula Brackston’s The Winter Witch (January 29, 2013)

Paula Brackston The Winter Witch Thomas Dunne / $24.99 print/ $11.99 digital / January 29, 2013 In her small Welsh town, there is no one quite like Morgana. She has never spoken, and her...
lucydosch
December 29 2012

First Look: Cecy Robson’s Sealed with a Curse (December 31, 2012)

Cecy Robson Sealed with a Curse Signet / December 31, 2012 / $7.99 print & digital Celia Wird and her three sisters are just like other 20-something girls—with one tiny exception:...
teamhandh
October 28 2012

Day #10: I Put a Spell on You

Sorry, this sweepstakes has ended. Check our Sweepstakes page for more offers! We'd like to thank all the authors and publishers that contributed to our 13 Days of Halloween countdown,...
Torifl
October 10 2012

Charmed, I’m Sure: Witches and Wizards from Butcher, Moning, King and More!

Like many of us, I've always been fascinated by magic and those who could wield it. I grew up watching Bewitched and I Dream of Jeannie; I adored the comical situations these magical woman managed...
ldosch
July 1 2012

First Look: Deborah Harkness’s Shadow of Night (July 10, 2012)

Deborah Harkness Shadow of Night Viking / July 10, 2012 / $28.95 print, $14.99 digital Deborah Harkness exploded onto the literary scene with her debut novel, A Discovery of Witches, Book...
JackieLester
June 29 2012

First Look: Kalayna Price’s Grave Memory (July 3, 2012)

Kalayna Price Grave Memory Roc / July 3, 2012 / $7.99 print & digital As a Grave Witch, Alex solves murders by raising the dead—an ability that comes at a cost, and after her last few...
RachelHyland
March 9 2012

Viva The Secret Circle, or Why The Vampire Diaries is (Almost) Dead to Me

Maybe it’s just vampire fatigue. Maybe it’s just that tiresome, troublesome Mikaelson family, who can collectively bite me. Or maybe it’s just my continued frustration at the perpetually-pouty...
RachelHyland
November 5 2011

Sex in the New York City: Valerie Frankel’s Hex and the Single Girl

We’re reading our way across America...one romance at a time. And, to make it even more fun, we’re doing it in order of incorporation into the United States. NEW YORK: Hex and the Single Girl...
ChelseaMueller
October 27 2011

Fresh Meat: Lauren Dane’s Heart of Darkness (Nov. 1, 2011)

Lauren Dane Heart of Darkness Berkley Sensation, Nov. 1, 2011, $7.99 Meriel Owen, next in line to control the largest organization of witches in the country, is asked to investigate the owner...
SyndeKorman
September 21 2011

Harry Potter’s Wand Doesn’t Have as Much of a Spark Anymore: Magic in Urban Fantasy

I’ve just finished reading a spate of urban fantasy books where magic was a crucial element to the plot. Not just a causal casting of a love spell, but a more esoteric kind of magic where summonings...
redline_
September 16 2011

The Secret’s Out: Thoughts on The Secret Circle, Episode 1

As big fans of The Vampire Diaries here at H&H, we’ve been very curious about the CW’s The Secret Circle, which is another show based on a series by L.J. Smith and which is also being headed...
Limecello
September 3 2011

L.J. Smith’s Secret Circle: Ruined for Television?

It is with great trepidation I view the upcoming CW series The Secret Circle. I’ve read L.J. Smith’s trilogy countless times, and read most of Smith’s other books as well. (Ironically, not The...
WickedLilPixie
August 15 2011

True Blood Season 4, Episode 8: The Rescuers

The episode starts where last week’s ended, with Jess walking out the doors of Bill’s mansion. But as she steps into the sun, Jason tackles her back inside the doors, saving her life. Jess snaps...
LaurieGold
July 26 2011

Fresh Meat: Rhyannon Byrd’s Rush of Pleasure (July 26, 2011)

Rhyannon Byrd Rush of Pleasure HQN, July 26, 2011, $7.99 print, $5.59 digital Dangerous passion and primal instincts... With his sinister good looks, Noah Winston is the one man—a human...
RachelHyland
July 25 2011

Fresh Meat: Kelley Armstrong’s Spell Bound (July 26, 2011)

Savannah Levine is in terrible danger, and for once she’s powerless to help herself. At the heartbreaking conclusion of Waking the Witch, Savannah swore that she would give up her powers if it would...
LaurieGold
July 7 2011

Girl Power: Kick-Ass Heroines Coming into Their Own in Urban Fantasy and Paranormal Romance

Imagine being forcibly turned into a werewolf. Worse, imagine being treated by your pack as the lowest of the low. Then, in a sorta-kinda Cinderella twist, you meet your mate—a sophisticated,...
AlizaMann
May 25 2011

Anticipating True Blood (Waiting Sucks!)

Right around this time of year—for the past three seasons anyway—my blood starts to course rapidly through my veins. Fear of withdrawal symptoms impel me to watch HBO OnDemand (along with...
teamhandh
May 13 2011

Triangles and Missed Angles: Favorite Vampire Diaries Couples

THE TRIANGLES: Damon/Elena/Stefan — [highlight for spoilers] “Elena kissed Stefan” was a global Twitter trend last night [highlight for spoilers]—do we take that to...
CherylSneed
February 24 2011

Paranormal Romance Heroes? Meh. (Putting Alexander Skarsgard In The No-Fly Zone)

I am not a paranormal romance fan.  I just don't get the appeal of vampires and werewolves and demons (oh my!). Now, I don't mind a bit of magic here and there (I have these things...