One of Us by Craig DiLouie

One of Us by Craig DiLouie is what I tend to call Dark Fantasy—a fantasy novel which takes place during our present era.  This novel centers around a young generation of children which were born with monstrous disfigurements living as little better than slaves within harsh orphanages. There are several …

The Point by John Dixon

The Point by John Dixon is a fantasy novel set during our current era. The story revolves around Scarlett Winters an eighteen year old female rebel. Scarlett was usually more interested in partying than using her skills to insure her future. When she discovers her ‘Posthuman” abilities in a manner …

Unwritten, by Tara Gilboy

Genre:  Young Adult Fantasy Publisher:  Jolly Fish Press Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I liked the sound of this children’s adventure and, conscious that I hadn’t read many children’s books this year, I was delighted when I was approved to read and review …

No Time Like the Past,by Jodi Taylor

Genre:  Fantasy Publisher:  Nightshade Books Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  SJ Higbee Have you read this book? This is one of those outstanding series that I keep revisiting and yet trying to spin it out as I don’t want to the fun to stop. St Mary’s has been rebuilt and …

The Zero Blessing, by Christopher G. Nuttall

Genre:  Young Adult, Fantasy Publisher:  Podium Publishing Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? Himself has added this to our towering TBR and given I have a real weakness for school-based adventures, I snagged this one for a recent train journey. Caitlyn Aguirre should have …

Foundryside, by Robert Jackson Bennett

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Crown Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I spotted this one on several book blogging sites I respect, but when Lynn at Lynn’s Book Blog featured it as one of her upcoming reads, I scampered across to Netgalley and managed to …

Unicorn Precinct, by Keith R.A. DeCandido

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: eSpec Books Published: 2018 (2004) Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Fresh off my read of Dragon Precinct and eager for more Danthres and Torin adventures, I cracked open Unicorn Precinct. Like its predecessor, Unicorn Precinct was previously published and has …

Dragon Precinct, by Keith R.A. DeCandido

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: eSpec Books Published: 2018 (2004) Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Dragon Precinct was originally published in 2004. I’m glad to see a re-release and push of these fun stories. The blurb on DeCandido’s first original novel (he has written …

The King’s Name, by Jo Walton

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Tor Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I read the first book, The King’s Peace, in this superb series the Christmas before last–and it has taken far too long to track down this second book in this wonderful retelling of the …

Children of the Shaman, by Jessica Rydill

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Kristell Ink, Grimbold Books Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? This cool cover caught my eye a while ago, and as Rydill is also a Grimbold author, I added it to my Kindle. And there it stayed for far too long …

Another Roadside Attraction, by Tom Robbins

Genre:  Fantasy Publisher:  Bantam Books Published: 1971 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Another Roadside Attraction, by Tom Robbins was published in part as a tribute to the creativity and individuality which developed out of the 60s. The story centers around a free thinking and …

Split Feather, by Deborah A. Wolf

Genre:  Dark Fantasy Publisher: Titan Publishing Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I saw this one on the library shelves, liked the look of it, and notwithstanding the fact that my TBR pile has reached crazy proportions, I took it home. Siggy J. Alexie …

Fallenwood, by Leslie Soule

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Melange Books Published: 2011 Reviewer Rating:  () Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? I’ve always enjoyed stories about people crossing over into some sort of magical realm. The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Chronicles of Narnia, Eye of the Storm, Silverlock… just to name a few …