Category Archives: Swashbuckling

RISE OF THE KING by R.A. SALVATORE

Rise of the King by R.A. Salvatore Genre: Fantasy Series: Companions Codex #2 | Legend of Drizzt #26 Publisher: Wizards of the Coast (September 30, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 368 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 … Continue reading

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TRAITOR’S BLADE (GREATCOATS #1) by SEBASTIEN de CASTELL

Traitor’s Blade by Sebastien de Castell Genre: Fantasy Series: Greatcoats Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books (February 10, 2014) Author Information:Website | Twitter My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. In Traitor’s Blade, Sebastien de Castell has succeeded in deftly crafting a … Continue reading

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NIGHT OF THE HUNTER by R.A. SALVATORE

Night of the Hunter by R.A. Salvatore Genre: Fantasy Series: Companions Codex #1 | Legend of Drizzt #25 Publisher: Wizards of the Coast (March 4, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 380 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 … Continue reading

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THE REAVER by RICHARD LEE BYERS

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Reaver is book four of The Sundering: a world changing event, transforming the Forgotten Realms. Each book in the series is stand alone and only loosely tied together by the events … Continue reading

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Hawks of Outremer by Robert E. Howard

Hawks of Outremer by Robert E. Howard Genre: Historical Fiction — Medieval Crusades Series: Stand Alone Novel Publisher: Donald M. Grant Publishers (1979) Length: 165 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Robert E. Howard was one of those … Continue reading

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DEJAH THORIS and THE GREEN MEN OF MARS VOLUME 1

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. Dejah Thoris and the Green Men of Mars is a thrilling return to the old school, sword and sci-fi era personified in Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Mars books, and it is without a … Continue reading

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THE ROSE AND THE THORN by MICHAEL SULLIVAN

The Rose and the Thorn by Michael J. Sullivan Genre: Fantasy Series: The Riyria Chronicles #2 Publisher: Orbit (September 17, 2013) Length: 347 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. The Rose and the … Continue reading

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THE VISCOUNT AND THE WITCH (RIYRIA SHORT STORY) by MICHAEL J. SULLIVAN

The Viscount and the Witch by Michael J. Sullivan Genre: Fantasy Series: The Riyria Chronicles #1.5 Publisher: Ridan Publishing (October 1, 2011) Length: 43 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. “The Viscount and … Continue reading

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THE CROWN TOWER by MICHAEL J. SULLIVAN

The Crown Tower by Michael J. Sullivan Genre: Fantasy Series: The Riyria Chronicles #1 Publisher: Orbit (August 6, 2013) Length: 416 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating:My rating is 4 out of 5 stars. For all of you … Continue reading

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THEFT OF SWORDS by MICHAEL J. SULLIVAN

Theft of Swords by Michael J. Sullivan Genre: Fantasy Series: The Riyrian Revelations #1-2 Publisher: Orbit (November 23, 2011) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 694 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. When a friend lent me Theft … Continue reading

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