Review: The Painted Man

I love this guys writing. Just love it. The Painted Man Demon War #01 By Peter V Brett Sometimes there is very good reason to be afraid of the dark… As dusk falls upon Arlan’s world, a strange mist rises from the ground, a mist carrying nightmares to the surface. A mist that promises a…

Review: Prince of Thorns

I just finished reading the manuscript of a debut novel by Mark Lawrence. Prince of Thorns The Broken Empire Book One by Mark Lawrence UK US From Mark’s website: “Before the thorns taught me their sharp lessons and bled weakness from me I had but one brother, and I loved him well. But those days…

Review: The Mark of Ran

From the Archives: The Mark of Ran Sea Beggars Book One By Paul Kearney The world is dying, seemingly forsaken by its creator. Mankind schemes, plots and wages wars across it, forgetting that another race once dwelled here. To some they where Angels, exiled for a long-forgotten crime; to others they were demons… So starts…

Review: The Steerswoman’s Road

The Steerswoman’s Road By Rosemary Kirstein BUY IT When the steerswoman Rowan discovers a small, lovely blue jewel of obviously magical origin, her innocent questions lead to secret after startling secret, each more dangerous than the last—and suddenly Rowan must flee or fight for her life. Or worse, she must lie. With every wizard in…