Review: In the House of the Wicked

By Paula R. Stiles

[Minor spoilers ahead]

Sniegoski, Thomas. In the House of the Wicked: A Remy Chandler Novel. ROC (August 7, 2012). Paperback. USD $15.00. ISBN-10: 0451464567; ISBN-13: 978-0451464569.

The Remy Chandler series is about a seraph named “Remiel” who deserted Heaven after Lucifer and his rebel angels were thrown out. Remy now lives on earth and works quietly (or tries to) as a private eye in Boston. Life’s been tough these past few years, though, since his …

Paula R. StilesReview: In the House of the Wicked

Interview: Thomas E. Sniegoski

Today, we talk angels, comics and Lovecraft with Thomas E. Sniegoski, author of two angelic noir, Urban Fantasy series, The Fallen and Remy Chandler. His latest Remy Chandler book, A Hundred Words for Hate, which we reviewed during Shivers and Sighs Week, comes out in bookstores today.

[Warning: spoilers – past, present and future – ahead for both The Fallen series and the Remy Chandler books]

IFP: How did you get started in writing?

TS: Oh, jeez…well, what’s …

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Shivers and Sighs Week: Review: A Hundred Words for Hate

By Paula R. Stiles

Sniegoski, Thomas E. A Hundred Words for Hate: A Remy Chandler Novel. New York: Roc Books (March 1, 2011). 306pp. USD $14.00; CDN $17.50; Kindle: $9.99.

The caretaker of the Garden of Eden is dying, and something evil festers and grows beneath her fertile soil (Yes, her, the Garden is sentient). Meanwhile, Bostonian PI Remy Chandler’s latest case involves an elderly African-American woman suffering from Alzheimer’s (and an even older angel, Malachi). Fernita can’t …

Paula R. StilesShivers and Sighs Week: Review: A Hundred Words for Hate

Shivers and Sighs Week: Review: Mean Streets

By Paula R. Stiles

Butcher, Jim; Green, Simon R.; Richardson, Kat; and Sniegoski, Thomas E. Mean Streets. New York: Roc Books, 2009 (paperback edition, 2010). 311pp. USD $7.99; CDN $9.99; Kindle, $6.99.

Mean Streets has one big goal – to get you to read the series of at least one of the authors inside. It consists of four paranormal noir novellas by Jim Butcher (The Dresden Files), Simon R. Green (The Nightside series), Kat Richardson (The …

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Angels and Demons Week: Review: Where Angels Fear to Tread

By Paula R. Stiles

Sniegoski, Thomas E. Where Angels Fear to Tread: A Remy Chandler Novel. New York: ROC, March 2010. 304pp. USD $14.99; CDN $17.50. ISBN-10: 0451463145; ISBN-13: 978-0451463142.

Where Angels Fear to Tread is the third novel in the Remy Chandler series, about a seraph who left Heaven in disgust after the War between Lucifer and God, came down to earth and eventually settled down as a private detective in Boston. This time, Remy (real name …

Paula R. StilesAngels and Demons Week: Review: Where Angels Fear to Tread

Review: A Kiss Before the Apocalypse

By Paula R. Stiles

Sniegoski, Thomas E. A Kiss Before the Apocalypse. New York: Roc Fantasy, 2008. $14.00 USD; $15.50 CDN. ISBN: 978-0-451-46205-3.

A Kiss Before the Apocalypse is the first in the Remy Chandler series. I picked up this book for the reason (probably obvious to anyone who reads my Supernatural reviews on this site) that it had angels. Well, that, and it was on sale. But many books are on sale and I don’t pick them up. …

Paula R. StilesReview: A Kiss Before the Apocalypse