New Release! Check out FORTUNE’S FOOL by Kathleen McClure!

Nike’s lost souls are disappearing, and it’s up to soldier-turned-facilitator Gideon Quinn to find them.  It’s been two months since Gideon Quinn’s tumultuous arrival in Nike, but he’s already making a name for himself as the city’s first and only private facilitator when an idealistic young medic reports a number of his patients have gone …

REVIEW by EN Blake: A Time of Ashes by Ru Pringle

What do you do when the end of the world is at hand and not even a god can help you any more? Before the Corruption came, Murrin Kentle lived in a world where the largest island could be walked across in a day, and humans traded and fished in bladeships made from the bones …

GUEST POST: Meet Kirit and Nat by Fran Wilde, Author of Updraft (@fran_wilde)

Pure Textuality has asked me to write about Kirit and Nat, two of Updraft’s primary characters, their relationship, and their background. Kirit and Nat are two friends, separated by circumstance and luck. One is downtower, one up. For Kirit Densira, home — and her home tower — is a series of tiers that divide those …

REVIEW by Ginny: The Janus Affair (Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences #2) by Philippa Ballantine and Tee Morris (@PhilippaJane , @TeeMonster , @puretextuality )

Evildoers beware Retribution is at hand, thanks to Britain’s best-kept secret agents Certainly no strangers to peculiar occurrences, agents Wellington Books and Eliza Braun are nonetheless stunned to observe a fellow passenger aboard Britain’s latest hypersteam train suddenly vanish in a dazzling bolt of lightning. They soon discover this is not the only such disappearance …

REVIEW by Ginny: Timeless by Gail Carriger (@gailcarriger , @ginnylurcock)

Alexia Tarabotti, Lady Maccon, has settled into domestic bliss. Of course, being Alexia, such bliss involves integrating werewolves into London High society, living in a vampire’s second best closet, and coping with a precocious toddler who is prone to turning supernatural willy-nilly. Even Ivy Tunstell’s acting troupe’s latest play, disastrous to say the least, cannot …

REVIEW by @GinnyLurcock : Prehistoric Clock by Robert Appleton (@robertappleton)

Airship officer Verity Champlain is well respected by her crew. But after a vital mission nearly goes wrong, she is having second thoughts about her career. Lord Garrett Embrey is on the run. The Leviacrum Council, the secretive scientific body that holds sway over the Empire, executed his father and uncle and now they want …