Book Review

Sins of Empire

Title: Sins of Empire Author: Brian McClellan Publisher: March 2017, Orbit Books Blurb: The young nation of Fatrasta is a turbulent place - a frontier destination for criminals, fortune-hunters, brave settlers, and sorcerers seeking relics of the past. Only the iron will of the lady chancellor and her secret police holds the capital city of Landfall… Continue reading Sins of Empire

Book Review

The Autumn Republic

Title: The Autumn Republic Author: Brian McClellan Publisher: Feb. 2015, Orbit Books Blurb: The capital has fallen... Field Marshal Tamas returns to his beloved country to find that for the first time in history, the capital city of Adro lies in the hands of a foreign invader. His son is missing, his allies are indistinguishable from… Continue reading The Autumn Republic

Book Review

The Crimson Campaign

Title: The Crimson Campaign Author: Brian McClellan Publisher: May 2014, Orbit Books Blurb: The hounds at our heels will soon know we are lions. Tamas's invasion of Kez ends in disaster when a Kez counter-offensive leaves him cut off behind enemy lines with only a fraction of his army, no supplies, and no hope of reinforcements.… Continue reading The Crimson Campaign

Book Review

Promise of Blood

Title:  Promise of Blood Author: Brian McClellan Publisher: April 2013, Orbit Books Blurb: The Age of Kings is dead . . . and I have killed it.  It's a bloody business overthrowing a king... Field Marshal Tamas' coup against his king sent corrupt aristocrats to the guillotine and brought bread to the starving. But it also… Continue reading Promise of Blood

Book Review

The Guns Above

The Nitty-Gritty Details  Title: The Guns Above  Author: Robyn Bennis Publisher: May, 2017, Tor Blurb: The nation of Garnia has been at war for as long as Auxiliary Lieutenant Josette Dupre can remember – this time against neighboring Vinzhalia. Garnia’s Air Signal Corp stands out as the favored martial child of the King. But though it’s… Continue reading The Guns Above

Book Review

Tales of Aerothos: Knights of the Wolf

What an interesting read. I mean interesting in a good way (you know how sometimes you use that word when you're trying to be polite and don't know how else to do it? Yeah, that's not how I'm using it here, I just wasn't sure how to start the blog post and that's the best I could… Continue reading Tales of Aerothos: Knights of the Wolf

Book Review

The Bloodsworn

**Copy of The Bloodsworn by Erin Lindsey graciously given by Literary Agent Lisa Rodgers in exchange for an honest review** "Not for you."  *commence endless screaming* I realize you have no idea regarding the significance of that line, thrown in out of context like that. But oh is there significance and feels attached to it, as there are many,… Continue reading The Bloodsworn