Books by Nancy Holder

UNLEASHED by Nancy Holder
FANTASY
Released: Nov. 22, 2011

"Enjoyable enough, but it doesn't stand out from the pack. (Paranormal romance. 12-17)"
After her mother's death Katelyn trades in Los Angeles for a backwoods Arkansas town where everything, all the way down to deaths, is wolf-themed. Read full book review >
DAMNED by Nancy Holder
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Aug. 30, 2011

"Characters ostensibly serve some vaguely spiritual higher good, but as the body count mounts, the ecumenical blather proves to be a fig leaf covering a near-pornographic celebration of all the ways we kill. (Horror. 14 & up)"
This trilogy's second act (Crusade, 2010) delivers less romance and more violence, but neither plot nor characters develop much. Read full book review >
CRUSADE by Nancy Holder
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Sept. 7, 2010

"Yes, it's derivative and violent, but the page-turning action, hordes of sexy vampires and sullen teens qualify this as an end-of-summer beach read for those so inclined. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
This hefty series opener and literary bottom feeder offers a dizzying blend of dystopian teen romance, fangs and fur, the craft, voodoo and assorted religions and political philosophies. Read full book review >
PRETTY LITTLE DEVILS by Nancy Holder
ADVENTURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"An interesting, scary mystery. (Fiction. YA)"
The perils of popularity may be too much for Hazel as she joins the eponymous clique of girls in the "in crowd" at her high school. Read full book review >
OUTSIDERS by Nancy Holder
THRILLERS
Released: Oct. 4, 2005

"Fresh-baked evil in sinful slices, some thick and hearty, others thin and wispy."
Plenty of reaffirmation for all the freaks and geeks sulking in the back of the classroom. Read full book review >
SPIRITED by Nancy Holder
FAIRY TALES, FOLKTALES AND MYTHS
Released: Nov. 1, 2004

Holder's colonial "captured-by-Indians" romance is thoroughly dispiriting. Read full book review >