Category Archives: Fantasy

WAR CRY

War Cry by Brian McClellan Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor.com (August 28, 2018) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 112 pages My Rating: 4 stars War Cry is a short, action-oriented novella by Brian McClellan. Like his previous works in the Powder Mage Trilogy universe, the … Continue reading

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WAITING ON WEDNESDAY: KNEE-DEEP IN GRIT

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 story I’m eagerly awaiting is . . . Knee-Deep in Grit by Adrian Collins & Mike Myers Genre: … Continue reading

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FUNDAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (JUNE 18, 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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FALL OF ANGELS

Fall of Angels by L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Genre: Fantasy Series: The Saga of Recluce #6 Publisher: Tor (July 15, 1997) Author Information: Website Length: 592 pages My Rating: 4 stars The Saga of Recluce is a series which has captivated readers for decades, spawning 19 … Continue reading

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THE TRAITOR GOD

The Traitor God by Cameron Johnston Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Angry Robot (June 5, 2018) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 400 pages My Rating: 3 stars The Traitor God by Cameron Johnston is best described as an action-packed video game come to life; a thrill … Continue reading

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INDIE WEDNESDAY: THE DESTROYER

Along my reading journey, I’ve made a conscious decision to include self-published and small press works in my reading schedule.  But it is difficult to know where to start: So many new authors and books to examine to find the … Continue reading

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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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