The Death of Dulgath by Michael J. Sullivan – Review

Genre: Fantasy, AdultPublication Date: October 15th 2015Pages: 378My Rating: 5/5 Three times they tried to kill her. Then a professional was hired. So was Riyria. When the last member of the oldest noble family in Avryn is targeted for assassination, Riyria’s Royce and Hadrian are hired to foil the plot. Three years have passed sinceContinue reading “The Death of Dulgath by Michael J. Sullivan – Review”

Never Die by Rob J. Hayes – Review

Genre: Adult FantasyPublication Date: January 29th 2019 Series: Mortal TechniquesPages: 274My Rating: 5/5 Samurai, shinigami, vengeful spirits, and an impossible quest. Itami Cho has earned the name Whispering Blade. She is a Shintei warrior, sworn to the path of oaths and honour. But keeping her oaths has always been more difficult than taking them. When FlamingContinue reading “Never Die by Rob J. Hayes – Review”

The Armoured Saint by Myke Cole – Review

Genre: Adult FantasyPublication Date: February 20th 2018  Series: The Sacred ThronePages: 206 My Rating: 3.5/5 In a world where any act of magic could open a portal to hell, the Order insures that no wizard will live to summon devils, and will kill as many innocent people as they must to prevent that greater horror. After witnessingContinue reading “The Armoured Saint by Myke Cole – Review”

The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski – Review

Genre: Adult FantasyPublication Date: 14th 2008 (first published January 31st 1993) Pages: 280 My Rating: 3.5/5 Geralt was always going to stand out, with his white hair and piercing eyes, his cynicism and lack of respect for authority… but he is far more than a striking-looking man. He’s a witcher, with powers that make himContinue reading “The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski – Review”

Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan – Review

Genre: Adult, FantasyPublication Date: April 16th 2013 Series: Powder MagePages: 608My Rating: 4/5 Field Marshal Tamas’ coup against his king sent corrupt aristocrats to the guillotine and brought bread to the starving. But it also provoked war with the Nine Nations, internal attacks by royalist fanatics, and greedy scrambling for money and power by Tamas’sContinue reading “Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan – Review”

The Rage of Dragons by Evan Winter – Review

Genre: Fantasy, AdultPublication Date: July 16th 2019 Series: The BurningPages: 544 My Rating: 4/5 The Omehi people have been fighting an unwinnable fight for almost two hundred years. Their society has been built around war and only war. The lucky ones are born gifted. One in every two thousand women has the power to call downContinue reading “The Rage of Dragons by Evan Winter – Review”

The Last Smile in Sunder City by Luke Arnold – Review

Genre: Urban Fantasy, AdultPublication Date: 6th February 2020 Pages: 352 Series: The Fetch Phillips ArchivesMy Rating: 4.5/5 A former soldier turned PI tries to help the fantasy creatures whose lives he ruined in a world that’s lost its magic in a compelling debut fantasy by Black Sails actor Luke Arnold. Welcome to Sunder City. The magicContinue reading “The Last Smile in Sunder City by Luke Arnold – Review”

The Goblets Immortal by Beth Overmyer – Review

Genre: Fantasy, Adult Publication Date: 20th February 2020 Pages: 256 My Rating: 1.5/5 In a land where magic’s feared, a rare magical kind exists: the Blest, products of the Goblets Immortal. Aidan’s a Blest on the run, forced to return home. He made his family vanish decades ago, but believes there’s a way to bring themContinue reading “The Goblets Immortal by Beth Overmyer – Review”

Red Rising by Pierce Brown – Review

Genre: Adult, Science FictionPublication Date: July 20114 Series: Red Rising Saga Pages: 382 My Rating: 3/5 The Earth is dying. Darrow is a Red, a miner in the interior of Mars. His mission is to extract enough precious elements to one day tame the surface of the planet and allow humans to live on it. TheContinue reading “Red Rising by Pierce Brown – Review”

Half a War by Joe Abercrombie – Review

Genre: Fantasy, YAPublication Date: July 16th 2015Pages: 416 Series: Shattered SeaMy Rating: 5/5 Words are weapons Princess Skara has seen all she loved made blood and ashes. She is left with only words. But the right words can be as deadly as any blade. She must conquer her fears and sharpen her wits to a lethalContinue reading “Half a War by Joe Abercrombie – Review”