Category Archives: Fantasy

FRIDAY FACE OFF MAY 4, 2018

Welcome to the Friday Face-Off, a weekly meme created by Books by Proxy. Join us every Friday as we pit cover against cover, and publisher against publisher, to find the best artwork in the literary universe.  If you want to … Continue reading

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THE COURT OF BROKEN KNIVES

The Court of Broken Knives by Anna Smith Spark Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: Empire of Dust #1 Publisher: Orbit (August 15, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 473 pages My Rating: 2.5 stars The Court of Broken Knives is a novel which has taken me on … Continue reading

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THE GOOD GUYS

Good Guys by Steven Brust Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor Books (March 6, 2018) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 320 pages My Rating: 2 stars Good Guys is an urban fantasy take by Steven Brust, author of the Vlad Taltos fantasy series; it is … Continue reading

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WAITING ON WEDNESDAY: THE FALL OF GONDOLIN

Waiting on Wednesday is a meme I’ve participated in for years which lets readers share their excitement for books coming out soon, and this week the novel I’m eagerly awaiting is . . . The Fall of Gondolin by J.R.R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy … Continue reading

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FUNDAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (APRIL 16, 2018)

Another week begins.  I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. While I try to fool myself into being excited about the promise of a new week and the … Continue reading

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I WAS A TEENAGE WEREDEER

I Was a Teenage Weredeer by C.T. Phipps and          Michael Suttkus Genre: Urban Fantasy – Paranormal – Young Adult Series:  Bright Falls Mysteries #1 Publisher: Mystique Press (September 21, 2017) Author Information:  Website | Twitter Length: 256 pages My Rating: 3 stars Urban fantasy isn’t … Continue reading

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BLADE AND BONE

Blade and Bone by Jon Sprunk Genre: Fantasy — Sword and Sorcery Series: The Book of the Black Earth #3 Publisher: Pyr (February 27, 2018) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 515 pages My Rating: 4.5 stars Blade and Bone is a … Continue reading

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WOLF OF SIGMAR

Wolf of Sigmar by C.L. Werner Genre: Fantasy – Warhammer Series: Warhammer | The Black Plague #3 Publisher: Games Workshop (February 11, 2014) Author Information: Website Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 stars Wolf of Sigmar is a thrilling, adrenaline-filled tale certain to satisfy the appetite of all Warhammer … Continue reading

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FUNDAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (MARCH 5, 2018)

Another week begins.  I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. But while I try to fool myself into being excited about the promise of a new year and the … Continue reading

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BLIGHTED EMPIRE

Blighted Empire by C.L. Werner Genre: Fantasy – Warhammer Series: Warhammer | The Black Plague #2 Publisher: Games Workshop (July 23, 2013) Author Information: Website Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 stars Blighted Empire is a classic of fantasy storytelling, filled with heroes and villains, magic and malignance, gore … Continue reading

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