Category Archives: 4 Stars

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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LUCIFER’S NEBULA

Lucifer’s Nebula by C.T. Phipps & Michael Suttkus Genre: Science Fiction – Space Opera Series: Lucifer’s Star #2 Publisher: Crossroad Press (January 5, 2018) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 279 pages My Rating: 4 stars Sequels can be hit-or-miss with me, especially when I enjoy the first installment of … 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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GREEN LANTERN CORPS (NEW 52) #1

Today, I’m happy to have my son, Connor, return to the blog after a long hiatus.  While these appearances are not as frequent as they once were, I always am thankfully whenever he puts the xbox controller down long enough … 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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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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DEADHOUSE LANDING

Deadhouse Landing by Ian C. Esslemont Genre: Epic Fantasy Series: Path to Ascendancy #2 Publisher: Tor Books (November 14, 2017) Author Information: Website  Length: 400 pages My Rating: 4 stars Deadhouse Landing is the second installment of Ian C. Esslemont’s Path to Ascendancy trilogy; this series set … Continue reading

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KILL ALL ANGELS

Kill All Angels by Robert Brockway  Genre: Horror – Urban Fantasy Series: The Vicious Circuit #3 Publisher: Tor Books (December 21, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter  Length: 288 pages My Rating: 4 stars Kill All Angels is the concluding volume of Robert Brockway’s humorous, punk rock … Continue reading

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STANDS A SHADOW

Stands a Shadow by Col Buchanan Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: Heart of the World #2 Publisher:  Tor Books (July 11, 2011) Author Information: Website  Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 stars Grittier.  More complex.  More engaging.  Stands a Shadow is a book which does … Continue reading

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