Category Archives: 5 Stars

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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THE CRIMSON CAMPAIGN

The Crimson Campaign by Brian McClellan Genre: Fantasy – Flintlock Series: Powder Mage #2 Publisher: Orbit (May 16, 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length:  608 pages My Rating: 5 stars Fantasy lovers! Flintlock aficionados– And everybody else here who just loves great … Continue reading

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ARCANUM UNBOUNDED: THE COSMERE COLLECTION

Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection by       Brandon Sanderson Genre: Fantasy Series: Short Story Collection Publisher: Tor Books (November 22, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 672 pages My Rating: 5 stars Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection is Brandon Sanderson’s first short story collection. Yes, it … Continue reading

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RED TIDE

Red Tide by Marc Turner Genre: Fantasy – Epic Series: The Chronicles of the Exile #3 Publisher: Tor (September 20, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 544 pages Rating: 5 stars With Red Tide, Marc Turner once again has exceeded all … Continue reading

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SAINT’S BLOOD

Saint’s Blood by Sebastien de Castell Genre: Fantasy Series: Greatcoats #3 Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books (April 7, 2016) Length: 576 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 5 stars.   Saint’s Blood is as close to perfect as a fantasy book gets. … Continue reading

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JUSTICE LEAGUE, VOL 7: DARKSEID WAR PART I

Today, I’m happy to have my son, Connor, return to the blog for yet another of his graphic novel reviews.  Thankfully, he was able to tear himself away from his busy schedule (Middle school is a horrible time drain.) to give … Continue reading

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BACKLIST BURNDOWN: PROMISE OF BLOOD

Backlist Burndown is a monthly meme hosted by Lisa from Tenacious Reader where you read one book from your backlist every month, then share your review of it the last Friday of that month.  And, finally, I’ve gotten my reading (and reviews) into some semblance of … Continue reading

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CIVIL BLOOD

Civil Blood by Mark Gelineau & Joe King Genre: Fantasy Series: Best Left in the Shadows #2  Publisher: Self Published (April 15, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 54 pages My Rating: 5 stars Civil Blood is a story which surprised me, twisted me around, showed me I don’t … Continue reading

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AQUAMAN: THE TRENCH

Aquaman: The Trench by Geoff Johns Genre: Superhero Comics Series: New 52 Aquaman Publisher: DC Comics (September 11, 2012) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 144 pages My Rating: 5 out of 5 stars My favorite New 52 character is … Continue reading

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KNIGHT’S SHADOW by SEBASTIEN DE CASTELL

Knight’s Shadow by Sebastien de Castell Genre: Fantasy Series: Greatcoats #2 Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books (June 2, 2015) Length:400 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 5 out of 5 stars. Traitor’s Blade was a novel that took me … Continue reading

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