Category Archives: 4 Stars

KILLING IS MY BUSINESS

Killing Is My Business by Adam Christopher Genre: Science Fiction — Mystery Noir Series: Ray Electromatic Mysteries #2 Publisher:  Tor Books (July 25, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 288 pages My Rating: 4 Stars Killing is My Business is the sequel to Adam Christopher’s Made to … Continue reading

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HONORED ENEMY

Honored Enemy by Raymond E. Feist               and William R. Forstchen Genre: Fantasy Series: Legends of the Riftwar #1 Publisher:  Harper Voyager (June 27, 2006) Authors Information: Website | Twitter | Twitter Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 Stars Raymond E. Feist is an … Continue reading

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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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SCOURGE

Scourge by Gail Z. Martin Genre: Fantasy Series: Darkhurst #1 Publisher: Solaris (July 11, 2017) Author Information:Website | Twitter Length: 400 pages My Rating: 4 stars Gail Z. Martin’s newest novel Scourge is a fantasy version of Supernatural.  This story combining the familial relationship of brothers with monster … Continue reading

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A DRINK BEFORE WE DIE

A Drink Before We Die by  Daniel Polansky Genre: Fantasy Series: Low Town #0.5 Publisher: Self Published (December 22, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 28 pages My Rating: 4 stars After enjoying The Builders, I was eager to read something else from Daniel Polansky, and his Low Town … Continue reading

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ELSEWHERE

Elsewhere by Barbara Hambly Genre: Fantasy Series: Darwath Short Story Publisher: Self Published (April 20, 2017) Author Information: Website Length: 45 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. Elsewhere is the latest Keep of Dare novelette from Barbara Hambly.  These continued … 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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FIRE & FLESH

Fire & Flesh by Michael R. Fletcher Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: Manifest Delusions Stand Alone Short Story Publisher:  Self-Published (October 24, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 17 pages My Rating: 4 stars Michael R. Fletcher’s Manifest Delusions series is one of the … Continue reading

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DEATH AT THE PASS

Death at the Pass by Michael R. Fletcher Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Short Story Publisher: Heroic Fantasy Quarterly (October 1, 2011) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 12 pages My Rating: 4 stars Death at the Pass is a damn fun read. A short … Continue reading

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EAGLE AND EMPIRE

Eagle and Empire by Alan Smale Genre: Alternate History Series: Hesperian Trilogy #3 Publisher: Del Rey (May 16, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 656 pages My Rating: 4 stars Eagle and Empire is the stunning conclusion of a detailed, realistic re-imagining of world history. … Continue reading

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