Prudence by Gail Carriger

Narrator: Moira Quirk Publisher: Hachette Audio (2015) Length: 12 hours 40 minutes Series: Book 1 Custard Protocol Author's Page The metanatural Rue and her friends are on a mission for Queen and Country! And tea, of course. Prudence Alessandra Macon Akeldama (Rue) has been gifted an airship, which she charmingly names the Spotted Custard. She's also been given a … Continue reading Prudence by Gail Carriger

Guest Post: Inkitt publishes 4 algorithm-picked books and launches iOS app

You’ve previously read about Inkitt on Dab of Darkness, they are the first readers-driven book publisher and a fast-growing community for readers and writers. Emerging authors share their work on Inkitt to get feedback and find an audience while fiction lovers discover new writers and ‘read tomorrow’s bestsellers today for free’. Inkitt has developed an … Continue reading Guest Post: Inkitt publishes 4 algorithm-picked books and launches iOS app

The Dark Deeps by Arthur Slade

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle Publisher: Listening Library (2010) Length: 8 hours 11 minutes Series: Book 2 The Hunchback Assignments Author's Page Note: While this is Book 2 in the series, it works OK as a stand alone story. Reading the first book would give you more info on the characters, but their past relationships are covered well enough in this … Continue reading The Dark Deeps by Arthur Slade

The Hunchback Assignments by Arthur Slade

Narrator: Jayne Entwistle Publisher: Listening Library (2009) Length: 7 hours 15 minutes Series: Book 1 The Hunchback Assignments Author's Page   Set in the 1800s in England, the story starts off with Dr. Hyde working on his latest formula. It has rather gruesome side effects. Meanwhile, Mr. Socrates is looking for the unusual and he finds it in a … Continue reading The Hunchback Assignments by Arthur Slade

Ebook Giveaway & Interview: Arthur Slade, author of The Hunchback Assignments

Everyone, please give a warm welcome to author Arthur Slade. I've enjoyed Slade's works - check out my reviews of Dust and Ember's End. We chat about book villains, which fictional characters to invite over for tea, tough jobs, and plenty more! Also, don't miss the international GIVEAWAY at the end of this post - ebook … Continue reading Ebook Giveaway & Interview: Arthur Slade, author of The Hunchback Assignments

Ember’s End by Arthur Slade

Where I Got It: Own it. Illustrator: Christopher Steininger Publisher: Arthur Slade (2014) Length: 88 pages Author's Page Note: This book is a stand-alone adventure that follows two of the characters from Slade's The Hunchback Assignments series. It works quite well. Modo and Tavia are trained secret agents with the British Empire and have been sent on assignment to … Continue reading Ember’s End by Arthur Slade

Women Destroy Science Fiction!: Lightspeed Magazine Special Issue edited by Christie Yant

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrators: Cassandra Campbell, Gabrielle de Cuir, Harlan Ellison, Grover Gardner, Jamye Grant, Susan Hanfield, Jonathan L. Howard, John Allen Nelson, Bahni Turpin, Stefan Rudnicki, Molly Underwood, and Judy Young Publisher: Skyboat Media Inc. (2015) Length: 15 hours 11 minutes Editor's Page   Lightspeed Magazine's Page Over the past few years, there has been … Continue reading Women Destroy Science Fiction!: Lightspeed Magazine Special Issue edited by Christie Yant

Hopebreaker by Dean F. Wilson

Where I Got It: Own it. Narrator: T. Anthony Quinn Publisher: Dioscuri Press (2015) Length: 5 hours 39 minutes Series: Book 1 The Great Iron War Author's Page   In the land of Altadas, the Regime rules with an iron fist. Through addictive drugs, might, fear tactics, and replacing the population with demons, they are nearly unchallenged. However, the … Continue reading Hopebreaker by Dean F. Wilson

The Earl of Brass by Kara Jorgensen

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrator: Patrick Oniyelu Publisher: Fox Collie Publishing (2015) Length: 9 hours 23 minutes Series: Book 1 The Ingenious Mechanical Devices Author's Page   Hadley Fenice and her brother Adam just lost their genius brother, George, to a lengthy illness. He was the brains behind the family business. Now, Hadley, who also has some natural … Continue reading The Earl of Brass by Kara Jorgensen

Chronicles of Steele: Raven, the Complete Story by Pauline Creeden

Where I Got It: Review copy Narrator: Andrea Emmes Publisher: Topline Tack (2015) Length: 8 hours 8 minutes Series: Book 1 Chronicles of Steele Author's Page Set in a steampunked England, this story follows Raven Steele, Reaper, as she tries to find balance in her life. She is tasked by the eldest son (Solomon) of the Duke to see Darius … Continue reading Chronicles of Steele: Raven, the Complete Story by Pauline Creeden