Category Archives: Anthology

LEGENDS II

Legends II edited by Robert Silverberg Genre: Fantasy/Science Fiction Series: Antholgy Publisher: Del Rey (December 30, 2003) Author Information: Website| Twitter Length: 644 pages My Rating: 4 stars Legends II is an anthology edited by Robert Silverberg, who has gathered together an outstanding group of diverse stories for … Continue reading

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WARRIORS 1

Warriors 1 edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois Genre: SFF Series: Anthology Publisher: Tor Books (March 29, 2011) Length: 394 pages My Rating: 3 stars Warriors 1 is an anthology put together by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois; these two masters … Continue reading

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EVIL IS A MATTER OF PERSPECTIVE

Evil Is A Matter of Perspective edited by Adrian Collins Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: Anthology Publisher: Grimdark Magazine (June 16, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 522 pages My Rating: 4 stars Grimdark lovers gather around! Followers of the most foul follow my lead! … Continue reading

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THE COLOUR OF DISHONOUR by RAYNE HALL

The Colour of Dishonor by Rayne Hall Genre: Fantasy Series: Storm Dancer World Publisher: Self Published (2013) Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. This is a collection of six short stories set in the … Continue reading

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SHATTERED SHIELDS edited by JENNIFER BROZEK and BRYAN THOMAS SCHMIDT

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Shattered Shields edited by Brozek and Schmidt is an anthology focused on military fantasy, specifically heroic struggles and epic combat. Here seventeen short stories and novellas explore the vast expanse of military … Continue reading

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Lookin’ Good: The Very Best of Kate Elliott

Originally posted on Far Beyond Reality:
Coming soon from Tachyon Publications: The Very Best of Kate Elliott, which is the author’s first collection of short fiction and essays. I’m very excited about this one, as I primarily know Elliott from her fantasy…

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WARHAMMER AGE OF LEGEND edited by CHRISTIAN DUNN

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Age of Legend is an anthology of tales devoted to one of the most interesting fantasy lands around – Warhammer! While I haven’t read many of the stories from this brainchild of … Continue reading

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THE ROADS TO BALDAIRN MOTTE by GARRETT CALCATERRA, CRAIG COMER, and AHIMSA KERP

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Roads to Baldairn Motte is an epic fantasy in the vein of Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire and Erikson’s The Malazan Book of the Fallen, in that it has … Continue reading

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FEARSOME MAGICS by JONATHAN STRAHAN

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Fearsome Magics is the follow-up anthology to Jonathan Strahan’s Fearsome Journeys. Here fourteen tales set out to explore the essential element of all fantasy: MAGIC! There are novellas looking at magic in … Continue reading

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