The Clockwork Dynasty Review by: Dani Long

The Clockwork Dynasty by Daniel H. WilsonReview By: Dani Long  Man, how to describe this book... It has automatons, secret societies, ancient history. This is really one story being told over two different time periods. The first begins with the awakening of Peter and his sister, Elena, in early 18th century Russia. Their remains were…

Children of Blood and Bone Review by: Dani Long

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi: Review by: Dani Long A despotic king that holds an entire people practically in bondage. Injustice and prejudice. Two teenage girls from opposite backgrounds that embark on a quest together to restore their people. This sounds like so many other books that I have read before. BUT. Children…

Arm of the Sphinx Review by: James Jakins

Arm of the Sphinx by Josiah BancroftReview by: James Jakins I'm going to warn you now, this review is really just going to be me gushing about this book. Probably nothing anyone would consider coherent or helpful, but I'm going to write it anyway. I never did get around to writing a review for Senlin…

The Gutter Prayer Review by: Dani Long

The Gutter Prayer by Gareth Hanrahan:Review by: Dani Long I was given a copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The city of Guerdon is constantly evolving. Like the strata in rock formations, each phase the city has gone through is built on top of the one that came…

The Hod King Review by: Dani Long

The Hod King by Josiah BancroftReview by: Dani Long  I was sent a copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The third book in The Books of Babel series is an amazing installment in an already superb series. Unlike past books in the series, The Hod King is broken…

On the Shoulders of Titans Review by: Dani Long

On the Shoulders of Titans by Andrew RoweReview by Dani Long  On the Shoulders of Titans is the sequel to Sufficiently Advanced Magic, the first book in the Arcane Ascension series. It picks up almost directly after the events of the first book and continues the story of Corin Cadence and friends with exactly the…

The City of Brass Review by: Dani Long

The City of Brass by SA ChakrabortyReview by: Dani Long  This is going to be a difficult review to write because I was really not into a huge chunk of this book but then the good parts got really good. Our story begins in early nineteenth century Cairo in the middle of the Napoleonic invasion…

The Fifth Season Review by: Dani Long

The Fifth Season by NK JemisinReview by: Dani Long I was sent a copy of this book by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. The Fifth Season takes place in the Stillness, a world where tecctonic shifts are wildly unpredicatble and has lead to humanity facing extinction many times. After working at her…

Jack Bloodfist: Fixer Review by: Dani Long

Jack Bloodfist: Fixer by James Jakins Review by: Dani Long  Twenty years ago, families of orcs and goblins fled from their homeworld through a magic portal that led them to urban Virginia. Now it seems that the danger they fled has followed them to their sanctuary and is threatening to destroy the home they've made. Garak…

Beyond Redemption Review by: Michael Baker

Beyond Redemption by Michael R. Fletcher Review by: Michael Baker  Fantasy is a pretty tried and tested genre. That is not a bad thing of course. A lot of fantasy you see tends to follow a similar pattern, be it Chosen Ones, prophecies, great holy wars between good and evil, medieval-esque settings and so much…