Pillars of Sand: A Review

The Pillars of SandEchoes of EmpireBy Mark T. BarnesBUY IT Prophecy declared that corrupt politician Corajidin would rule the Shrīanese Federation, even become its new Emperor—and sinister magic has helped him defy death in order to do it. But his victory is not assured, thanks to clashing rival factions that hinder any attempts to unify…

Shards of Time: A Review

Shards of TimeNightrunner Book 7By Lynn Flewelling The governor of the sacred island of Korous and his mistress have been killed inside a locked and guarded room. The sole witnesses to the crime-guards who broke down the doors, hearing the screams from within-have gone mad with terror, babbling about ghosts . . . and things…