Category Archives: Fantasy or Sci-Fi

Empty, Not Hollow: And Other Stories, by A.C. Adams (2014)

A.C. Adams’s “Empty, Not Hollow: And other stories” is the perfect book for a Sunday afternoon. It’s not long–92 pages on the Kindle–but it’s ideal for sitting back with a big glass of red wine (The book is dedicated to … Continue reading

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Gideon’s Spear (The Adventures of Finn MacCullen #2), by Darby Karchut (2014)

Gideon’s Spear is not one of those novels that pushes you along toward its conclusion. Rather, it reaches out from the last page, and pulls you through twists and turns, ups and downs, and everything else author Darby Karchut can … Continue reading

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Watch Thorsdaze for the first glimpse of The Stag Lord full cover (It is gorgeous)

  Bannerman “Bann” Boru is in serious trouble. He’s fleeing across America. What makes things treacherous for Bann is that he’s being chased by a shape-shifter, Cernunos, who wants nothing more than to see Bann die, slowly and painfully. Bann … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back, by Ian Doescher (2014)

William Shakespeare’s The Empire Striketh Back By Ian Doescher When first I read Ian Doescher’s Shakespearean twist on the “Star Wars” saga, I spent more time laughing than thinking about why I was laughing. I think it’s because it’s a … Continue reading

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Athine Verses: The Beginning (The Daughters of Ares Chronicles #1), by Shannon McRoberts (2013 revision)

“Athine Verses: The Beginning” is an engaging novella, and start to the “Daughters of Ares Chronicles”. (“Ares” is the god of multiple present-tense plural forms of “to be” (sorry–bad English Major joke)). Actually, Ares is the Greek God of War, … Continue reading

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The Keeper’s Curse, by Diana Harrison (2012)

The Keeper’s Curse by Diana Harrison My rating: 3 of 5 stars (I’d give this one 3.5 Stars, if only it were possible) Diana Harrison’s novel “The Keeper’s Curse” creates a world so unusual, there’s no way to describe it … Continue reading

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Immune: A Sexy Urban Fantasy Mystery (Rylee Adamson #2), by Shannon Mayer (2013)

Immune: A Sexy Urban Fantasy Mystery by Shannon Mayer My rating: 4 of 5 stars Let’s clear this up first: Rylee Adamson is a badass. She works out like an Olympian, keeps a werewolf as a pet, and is immune … Continue reading

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