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FUN DAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (SEPTEMBER 14, 2015)

The work 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 grind, deep down, I’m not, … Continue reading

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TEN BEST BOOKS OF 2014

It is 2015 already? Wow, where did all the time go? Yeah, yeah, I know, it either went by really slow or really fast, based upon your age. But since I’m “old” (At least my kids think I am, anyway) … Continue reading

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THE FREE by BRIAN RUCKLEY

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Magnificent Seven. Seven Samurai. These action-packed, adventure movies supposedly inspired Brian Ruckley when writing this tale of a band of fantasy land mercenaries taking one last contract before retiring. I’m sure … Continue reading

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THE WHITE TOWERS by ANDY REMIC

The White Towers by Andy Remic Genre: Fantasy — Grimdark Series: The Rage of Kings #2 Publisher: Angry Robot (June 17, 2014) Author Information:Website | Twitter Length: 460 pages My Rating: 3 1/2 out of 5 stars. With The White … Continue reading

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THE SENTINEL by TROY DENNING

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Sentinel is part five of The Sundering, which, of course, is a six part series following the separation of the worlds Abeir and Toril. While there are non-divine events transpiring around … 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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THE HIGH DRUID’S BLADE by TERRY BROOKS

The High Druid’s Blade by Terry Brooks Genre: Fantasy Series: Shannara Publisher: Del Rey (March 11, 2014) Length: 305 pages Author Information:Website My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. The High Druid’s Blade is a fast paced and fun novel … Continue reading

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