An American Weeia in Paris by Elle Boca

Boca continues to blend police procedural with the mystical, creating urban fantasy where magic can be both powerful and not the solution to problems. This novel is the fourth in the Weeia Marshals series. Possible spoilers ahead. When an apparent superhero foils an attack on the Eiffel Tower, Marshal Danni Metraeux finds herself trying to … Continue reading An American Weeia in Paris by Elle Boca

Smells Like Weeia Spirit by Elle Boca

Boca continues to meld her bespoke variation on urban fantasy with accessible detective action, creating a thriller that showcases the metaphysical without hand-waving away the more routine aspects of investigation. This novel is the third in the Weeia Marshals series. Possible spoilers ahead. When a healer calls Marshal Danni Metreaux in following an inexplicable death, … Continue reading Smells Like Weeia Spirit by Elle Boca

Weeia on My Mind by Elle Boca

Boca weaves a fresh perspective on urban fantasy with the very real issues of both policing and covert operations to create a thriller driven more by ethics and character than flashy powers. This book is the second in Boca's Weeia Marshals series. There may be spoilers ahead. When one of the Weeia merchants is threatened … Continue reading Weeia on My Mind by Elle Boca

Unelmoija: Paradox by Elle Boca

Boca balances the mutability of the past with temporal inertia to create a time-travel story that is neither burdened with the irrevocable nor rendered insipid by the opportunity to redo things until they are right. This book is the fifth in Boca’s Weeia series. Potential spoilers for previous volumes ahead. Convinced that Amy’s father, Thomas … Continue reading Unelmoija: Paradox by Elle Boca

Unelmoija: The Timeshifter by Elle Boca

Boca continues to mix plausible modern-day characters with a magical world that doesn’t rely on stereotypes, to create urban fantasy that is both fresh and accessible. This novel is the fourth in the Weeia series. Spoilers ahoy! Amy’s past is literally catching up with her: sometimes when sleeping or under great stress, she finds herself … Continue reading Unelmoija: The Timeshifter by Elle Boca

Unelmoija: The Spiritshifter by Elle Boca

Boca continues her exploration of a world neither quite our own nor populated by well-known supernaturals. Mixing easily recognisable concerns with political intrigue and mystical powers, she provides a fantasy thriller that offers significant threats without challenging plausibility. This novel is the third in Boca’s Weeia series. There are mild spoilers ahead. Aligned with, if … Continue reading Unelmoija: The Spiritshifter by Elle Boca

Unelmoija: The Mindshifter by Elle Boca

Boca expands both her magical and mundane worlds in parallel, creating another engaging urban fantasy that is both fresh and immediately accessible. This novel is the second in the series. As such this review might contain spoilers for Unelmoija: The Dreamshifter. Amy is the daughter of one of the most feared killers among her people, … Continue reading Unelmoija: The Mindshifter by Elle Boca

Unelmoija: The Dreamshifter by Elle Boca

Combining an interesting twist on the modern world and fast-paced plot with a growing friendship that doesn’t escalate to obsessive commitment in the first book, Boca avoids the clichés of paranormal romance without abandoning the frisson. Following false accusations of theft, Amy has moved to a new area of Miami. While out jogging she is … Continue reading Unelmoija: The Dreamshifter by Elle Boca