Never Die Review by James Jakins

Never Die by Rob J. Hayes Review by: James Jakins Some fantasy books are praised for their worldbuilding. The strange, but sometimes still familiar, settings that evoke wonder.  Others for the quest. The heroic(or not-so-much) purpose of the hero and their allies to face and conquer unsurmountable odds. And, while Never Die definitely has both…

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…

Genesis of an obsession… by: Ulff Lehmann

Genesis of an obsession…By Ulff Lehmann The Mighty Overlord, hallowed by thy name, Mike, tasked me to write a little piece on how Shattered Dreams came to be. The Mighty Overlord tasks, and since I don’t have anything better to do, at this time, I obey. So this is me enjoying to talk about my…

Heroic Tropes by: Ulff Lehmann

Heroic Tropes by: Ulff Lehmann Before me now lies this task, this quest if you will, to delve into heroic tropes and squeeze something new out of the dried husk that is this topic. Very well. I shall rise to the occasion and accept this challenge, though I have no bloody idea if I’ll succeed.…

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…