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

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: The Gutter Prayer

Originally hosted by Breaking the Spine, Waiting on Wednesday has now linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings and it's exactly as it sounds: we post about books that haven't been published yet, but we're salivating by the time the publication date hits. This week, the book that snuck up on my radar but now I… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: The Gutter Prayer

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

Annex

Title: Annex Author: Rich Larson Publisher: July 2018, Orbit Books Blurb: In Rich Larson's astonishing debut Annex, only outsiders can fight off the true aliens. At first it is a nightmare. When the invaders arrive, the world as they know it is destroyed. Their friends are kidnapped. Their families are changed. Then it is a dream. With no adults… Continue reading Annex

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

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting On Wednesday: The Burning White (Cover Edition)

Originally hosted by Breaking the Spine, Waiting on Wednesday has now linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings and it's exactly as it sounds: we post about books that haven't been published yet, but we're salivating by the time the publication date hits. This week, the book that makes me so excited because I'm still reeling… Continue reading Waiting On Wednesday: The Burning White (Cover Edition)