Publisher: Daw Books

Author Interview with Joshua Palmatier

November 14, 2017 | Interview by Austine
Author Interview with Joshua Palmatier

Happy Tuesday, my bookish friends! Today is the release of the omnibus edition of his Throne of Amenkor trilogy! You can now get all three books in one! Want to know more? Keep reading! All About Joshua You wrote a book! That’s pretty awesome. Why don’t you tell us a bit about what inspired The Skewed Throne? The base concept for The Skewed Throne actually […]

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Review – Heroine Complex by Sarah Kuhn

July 5, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – Heroine Complex by Sarah Kuhn

I never thought I’d be reading a book about superheroes… sorry, superheroines… and I didn’t think it would be anything like Heroine Complex. I guess I was expecting lots of action and big epic battles, awesome superpowers, all that jazz. Instead, I read a book that was fabulously down-to-earth and just felt real (despite all the demon things running around the city of San Francisco). This book […]

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Review – A Fading Sun by Stephen Leigh

July 4, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – A Fading Sun by Stephen Leigh

So. From my understanding, A Fading Sun, is a play on history and mythology, combining the likes of Boudica, a Celtic queen, and her battles mixed with the paranormal. Which is pretty awesome because Boudica is seriously cool as a historical figure and one I don’t see represented, even loosely, in fiction very often. But… that’s where my excitement started to fade. First off, this book […]

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Review – The Cityborn by Edward Willett

July 1, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – The Cityborn by Edward Willett

I’ve finally read a dystopian that I’ve enjoyed. Well, I suppose it’s technically sci-fi but it FELT like a dystopian with the whole world-ending, have to overthrow the government vibes. The Cityborn is told from the alternating perspectives of Alania, raised on the highest tier of the city, and Danyl, raised quite literally in the trash well below the floating metal monstrosity. It took a number […]

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Review – The Witchwood Crown by Tad Williams

June 25, 2017 | Book Review by Austine
Review – The Witchwood Crown by Tad Williams

Goodness this was a long book. It’s probably the first massive fantasy I’ve tackled in a long time and I’ve learned that my reading tastes have changed since the last time around. The Witchwood Crown continues the story of Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, starting a couple decades later with characters new and old. I haven’t read the first series in this world but I never found […]

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