The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: They say Black Dow’s killed more men than winter, and clawed his way to the throne of the North up a hill of skulls. The King of the Union, ever a jealous neighbour, is not about to stand smiling by while he claws his way any higher. The orders have been given and the…… Continue reading The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie – An Audio Book Review

Shadow of the Gods by John Gwynne – A Book Review

Blurb: A century has passed since the gods fought and drove themselves to extinction. Now only their bones remain, promising great power to those brave enough to seek them out. As whispers of war echo across the land of VigriĆ°, fate follows in the footsteps of three warriors: a huntress on a dangerous quest, a…… Continue reading Shadow of the Gods by John Gwynne – A Book Review

The Grey Bastards by Jonathan French – A Book Review

Blurb: BRING ON THE ORCS . . . Jackal is proud to be a Grey Bastard, member of a sworn brotherhood of half-orcs. Unloved and unwanted in civilized society, the Bastards eke out a hard life in the desolate no-man’s-land called the Lots, protecting frail and noble human civilization from invading bands of vicious full-blooded…… Continue reading The Grey Bastards by Jonathan French – A Book Review

Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie – An Audiobook Review

Blurb: Springtime in Styria. And that means war. There have been nineteen years of blood. The ruthless Grand Duke Orso is locked in a vicious struggle with the squabbling League of Eight, and between them they have bled the land white. While armies march, heads roll and cities burn, behind the scenes bankers, priests and…… Continue reading Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie – An Audiobook Review

The Crimson Script by SJ Hull – A Book Review

Blurb: Abys-Luthil is a city that stands upon the brink of civil war. Its halls of power darken with growing plots, and rival gangs terrorise its aged streets. Criminals raid stately homes in search of arcane artifacts, as the city’s nobles withdraw behind their household guards. Within this city of masks and deceit, Lyra Alpheri…… Continue reading The Crimson Script by SJ Hull – A Book Review

The Gutter Prayer by Gareth Hanrahan – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: In the ancient city of Guerdon, three thieves – an orphan, a ghoul and a cursed man – are accused of a crime they didn’t commit. Their quest for revenge exposes a perilous conspiracy, the seeds of which were sown long before they were born. A centuries-old magical war is on the verge of…… Continue reading The Gutter Prayer by Gareth Hanrahan – An Audio Book Review

The Seventh Perfection by Daniel Polansky – A Book Review

Blurb: When a woman with perfect memory sets out to solve a riddle, the threads she tugs on could bring a whole city crashing down. The God-King who made her is at risk, and his other servants will do anything to stop her. To become the God-King’s Amanuensis, Manet had to master all seven perfections,…… Continue reading The Seventh Perfection by Daniel Polansky – A Book Review

The Archive of the Forgotten by A. J. Hackwith – A Book Review

Blurb: The Library of the Unwritten in Hell was saved from total devastation, but hundreds of potential books were destroyed. Former librarian Claire and Brevity the muse feel the loss of those stories, and are trying to adjust to their new roles within the Arcane Wing and Library, respectively. But when the remains of those…… Continue reading The Archive of the Forgotten by A. J. Hackwith – A Book Review

We Ride The Storm by Devin Madson – A Book Review

Blurb: AS AN EMPIRE DIES, THREE WARRIORS WILL RISE. THEY MUST RIDE THE STORM OR DROWN IN ITS BLOOD. The kingdom of Kisia is divided, held together only by the will of the god-emperor. When an act of betrayal shatters an alliance with the neighbouring land of Chiltae, all that has been won comes crashing…… Continue reading We Ride The Storm by Devin Madson – A Book Review