The History of Egypt – A Podcast Review

  Title: The History of Egypt Created, & Performed by: Dominic Perry Seasons: continuous, episodic. Website: The History of Egypt My Rating of ‘The History of Egypt Podcast’: 5 out of 5   Review: The Egyptian History podcast is something that caught my attention after my love for the ancient world was rekindled when playing the…… Continue reading The History of Egypt – A Podcast Review

The Unspoken Name By A. K. Larkwood – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Does she owe her life to those planning her death? Csorwe was raised by a death cult steeped in old magic. And on her 14th birthday, she’ll be sacrificed to their god. But as she waits for the end, she’s offered a chance to escape her fate. A sorcerer wants her as his assistant,…… Continue reading The Unspoken Name By A. K. Larkwood – An Audio Book Review

The Traitor’s Hand by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: An old rival, infighting with fellow Astra Militarum regiments and the small matter of a cult devoted to the Chaos God Slaanesh derail Commissar Cain’s hope for a quiet and uneventful mission.   Ciaphas Cain’s latest mission takes him and his Valhallan regiment to the planet of Adumbria to defend against an approaching Chaos invasion.…… Continue reading The Traitor’s Hand by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

24 Hours In Ancient Egypt by Donald P. Ryan – A Book Review

Blurb:  Spend 24 hours with the ancient Egyptians. Ancient Egypt wasn’t all pyramids, sphinxes and gold sarcophagi. For your average Egyptian, life was tough, and work was hard, conducted under the burning gaze of the sun god Ra. During the course of a day in the ancient city of Thebes (modern-day Luxor), Egypt’s religious capital,…… Continue reading 24 Hours In Ancient Egypt by Donald P. Ryan – A Book Review

War At The Edge Of The World by Ian Ross – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Once a soldier in an elite legion from the Danube, Aurelius Castus believes his glory days are over, stuck in Britain’s provincial backwater. But history is about to take a hand, and when the king of the Picts, the savage people beyond Hadrian’s Wall, dies in mysterious circumstances, Castus is selected to command the…… Continue reading War At The Edge Of The World by Ian Ross – An Audio Book Review

Critical Failures VII: Septapussy by Robert Bevan – A Book Review

Blurb: Deeming the Whore’s Head Inn no longer safe to hide in, the gang decide to take a more proactive role in their pursuit to get back to reality, or at least to keep Mordred from doing so. Author: Robert Bevan Publisher: Robert Bevan Series: Caverns and Creatures # 7 Pages: 652 Genre: Fantasy/Comedy Release…… Continue reading Critical Failures VII: Septapussy by Robert Bevan – A Book Review

Monthly Wrap-Up – November 2020

Some exciting stuff happened in November, most exciting of all were the reports of vaccines that have been proven to be effective and could start making the rounds as early as December. Yay for (hopefully) not living under constant fear of straying within six feet of other people … In less plague-related news, my reading…… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up – November 2020

The Trouble With Peace by Joe Abercrombie – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: Conspiracy. Betrayal. Rebellion.Peace is just another kind of battlefield . . . Savine dan Glokta, once Adua’s most powerful investor, finds her judgement, fortune and reputation in tatters. But she still has all her ambitions, and no scruple will be permitted to stand in her way. For heroes like Leo dan Brock and Stour…… Continue reading The Trouble With Peace by Joe Abercrombie – An Audio Book Review