Review: The Gauntlet By Karen Chance

NOT WITHOUT HER DAUGHTER! BEING BOTH WITCH AND MOTHER WILL DRIVE GILLIAN URSWICK ON TO SAVE THE LIFE OF HER CHILD, NO MATTER WHAT IT TAKES.   The Gauntlet (A Kit Marlow Short, Book 1) Karen Chance Genre: Historical Fantasy Publisher: Self-Published Format: eBook, 52 Pages Date: 12th October 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1458125934   This is... Continue Reading →


Quote: The Curse Of Chalion, “I Don’t Duel Boy…”

THE QUOTABLE QUOTE OF THE DAY   _ _ _ * * * * * “I don’t duel, boy. I kill as a soldier kills, which is as a butcher kills, as quickly, efficiently, and with as least risk to myself as I can arrange.” Lois McMaster Bujold The Curse Of Chalion   It seems... Continue Reading →

Review: Shades Of Milk And Honey By Mary Robinette Kowal

THRIFTY SHADES OF JANE AUSTEN AN UNAPPRECIATED SPINSTER UNEXPECTEDLY FINDS LOVE WITH SOMEONE WHO CAN APPRECIATE HER MAGICAL TALENTS   Shades Of Milk And Honey (Glamourist Histories, Book 1) Mary Robinette Kowal Genre: Alternate History, Historical Fantasy Publisher: Corsair Format: Paperback, 272 Pages Date: 3rd October 2013 (First Published 2010) ISBN-10: 1472102495 ISBN-13: 978-1472102492  ... Continue Reading →

Review: Temeraire By Naomi Novik

THE NAPOLEONIC WARS WITH 100% MORE DRAGONS A STOIC NAVAL OFFICER EMBARKS UPON A SWASHBUCKLING JOURNEY OF DUTY, HONOUR, LOYALTY, AND ABOVE ALL ELSE FRIENDSHIP   Temeraire (Temeraire, Book 1) Naomi Novik Genre: Alternate History, Historical Fantasy Publisher: Harper Voyager Format: Paperback, 352 Pages Date: 16th June 2011 (First Published 2006) ISBN-10: 0007451423 ISBN-13: 978-0007451425... Continue Reading →

Review: The Fallen Blade By Jon Courtenay Grimwood

ACT ONE OF THE ASSASSINI A CONFUSED ALTERNATE HISTORY TALE THAT PROMISES SO MUCH, BUT DELIVERS SO LITTLE ON ACCOUNT OF ITS IDENTITY CRISIS   The Fallen Blade (The Assassini Trilogy, Book 1) Jon Courtenay Grimwood Genre: Historical Fantasy Publisher: Orbit Format: Paperback, 432 Pages Date: 5th April 2012 (First Published 2011) ISBN-10: 1841498467 ISBN-13:... Continue Reading →

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