From the list on urban fantasy and paranormal mystery featuring POC.
Who am I?
I’ve been a fan of creature features movies and the old classic horror stories since childhood. Once I discovered urban fantasy it became my new genre of choice as far as reading. I love each author’s storytelling, worldbuilding, character development, etc. I find it helps me to read the negative reviews. Readers know when a writer is being authentic in their work vs when they are phoning it in. Listening to readers and understanding what puts them off, helps me craft a better story by avoiding the pitfalls that become cliché or annoying.
Fannie's book list on urban fantasy and paranormal mystery featuring POC
Discover why each book is one of Fannie's favorite books.
Why did Fannie love this book?
I still remember standing in line at Borders on the corner of State and Randolph at Christmas. I don’t remember the book I was buying, but I remember looking over and seeing the cover of someone who looked like me, during a time when most contemporary urban fantasy stories featured heroines of European descent. It took me one night to read this book and I instantly fell in love with Damali and Carlos. The next day I hunted down every other published novel in the series and devoured them, eagerly waiting for the next one to drop.
Why should I read it?
1 author picked Minion as one of their favorite books, and they share why you should read it.
What is this book about?
There is one woman who is all that stands between us and the eternal night.
Here is an account of her legend....
All Damali Richards ever wanted to do was create music and bring it to the people. Now she is a Spoken Word artist and the top act for Warriors of Light Records. But come nightfall, she hunts vampires and demons—predators that people tend to dismiss as myth or fantasy. But Damali and her Guardian team cannot afford such delusions, especially now, when a group of rogue vampires have been killing the artists of Warriors of Light and their…