Category Archives: Grimdark

INDIE WEDNESDAY: TY ARTHUR

Along my reading journey, I’ve made a conscious decision to include self-published, indie, 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 … Continue reading

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THE TEN THOUSAND

The Ten Thousand by Paul Kearney Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: The Macht #1 Publisher:  Solaris (August 26, 2008) Length: 465 pages My Rating: 4 stars   The Ten Thousand is a grimdark fantasy penned by Paul Kearney.  Inspired by the historical journey of ten … Continue reading

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FUNDAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (APRIL 17, 2017)

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 … Continue reading

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STORM WITCH

Storm Witch by Eric S. Fomley Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: The Exiled Crown #2 Publisher:  Self-published  (2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length:  25 pages My Rating:  3 stars   Continuing his episodic series about a badass princess, Eric Fomley delivers another short and entertaining adventure with … Continue reading

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THE MIRROR’S TRUTH

The Mirror’s Truth by Michael R. Fletcher Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: Manifest Delusions #2 Publisher: Self Published (December 15, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 455 pages My Rating:   1000 Proof Distilled Madness   It is damn difficult to top perfection. And … Continue reading

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FORSAKEN

Forsaken by Eric S. Fomley Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: The Exiled Crown #1 Publisher:  Self-published  (2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length:  12 pages My Rating:  3 stars   With Forsaken, Eric S. Fomley pens an ultra fast-paced story introducing his Princess of Grimdark: Ayla.  This badass heroine … Continue reading

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TOP TEN TUESDAY

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, where a new top ten list hits the web every week! This week our topic is … TEN BOOKS/SERIES I LOVED MORE THAN … Continue reading

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DEAD MAN’S STEEL

Dead Man’s Steel by Luke Scull Genre: Fantasy – Grimdark Series: The Grim Company #3 Publisher: Roc (January 3, 2017) Author Information:Website | Twitter Length: 448 pages My Rating: 3 stars   Dead Man’s Steel was a novel I was eagerly … Continue reading

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MANIFEST DELUSIONS MADNESS: BOOK SPOTLIGHT & GIVEAWAY

RUN! RUN! THE DOPPELS HAVE ESCAPED AND THE MADNESS IS COMING! IT’S COMING! Oh, hell, it is already here. And that is a good thing.  You see, Manifest Delusion Madness has arrived at Bookwraiths and is going to be with … Continue reading

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THE BURNING ISLE

The Burning Isle by Will Panzo Genre: Fantasy – Grimdark Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Ace (November 1, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 432 pages My Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars. The Burning Isle is a grimdark fantasy heavy on mystery and magic with an intricate plot … Continue reading

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