Tag Archives: David Gemmell

FRIDAY FACE OFF AUGUST 24, 2018

Welcome to the Friday Face-Off, a weekly meme created by Books by Proxy. Join us every Friday as we pit cover against cover, and publisher against publisher, to find the best artwork in the literary universe.  If you want to … Continue reading

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TOP TEN TUESDAY

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, where a new top ten list hits the web every week! This week our topic is … TEN BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SWORD & … Continue reading

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: LEGEND

Flashback Friday is something I do here at Bookwraiths every once in a while; a time when I can post my thoughts about books that I’ve read in the past but never gotten around to reviewing. With the hectic schedule … Continue reading

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TOP TEN TUESDAY

Welcome to Top Ten Tuesday! This is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, where a new top ten list hits the web every week! This week our topic is … ALL TIME FAVORITE FANTASY BOOKS   … Continue reading

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BEST STANDALONE FANTASY NOVELS (UPDATED)

A standalone novel to me is a book that is self-contained and independent, able to be understood and appreciated without the need to read anything else. Some fantasy novels are written to be a one shot, standalone story, while others … Continue reading

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THE DAVID GEMMELL AWARDS FOR FANTASY — VOTE NOW!

More than likely most of you guys are already familiar with the David Gemmell Awards for Fantasy: Legend, Morningstar and Ravenheart respectively. But if not, this is an opportunity for fantasy fans to vote for the year’s best fantasy book … Continue reading

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THE LONGEST FANTASY SERIES

Every one of you has done it: fallen in love with an epic, fantasy series that goes on and on forever. The ones that begin so grandly then morph into multi-volume nightmares that never seem to end. Even the authors … Continue reading

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From Man to Man Great Introduction to New Series

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. When I sampled this short story, I was in the process of reading David Gemmell’s Troy series, so that type of epic fantasy writing was what I was accustom to. Imagine my … Continue reading

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FALL OF KINGS by DAVID GEMMELL

Fall of Kings by David Gemmell Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Troy #3 Publisher: Ballantine Books (August 27, 2007) Length: 496 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. Troy: Fall of Kings is the end of David Gemmell’s epic historical … Continue reading

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SHIELD OF THUNDER by DAVID GEMMELL

Shield of Thunder by David Gemmell Genre: Historical Fiction Series: Troy #2 Publisher: Ballantine Books (March 27, 2007) Length: 512 pages My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars. Book one of this series started off slow but really picked up … Continue reading

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