Xanathar’s Guide to Everything

As the title suggests, Xanathar’s Guide to Everything Covers several major areas of interest for any Dungeons and Dragons player and even more so for a game master. Just how there is a little of everything in this book, I think anyone involved with playing 5E will be hard pressed …

Volo’s Guide to Monsters

Volo’s Guide to Monsters is an amazing addition to the Dungeons and Dragons 5e game. Unlike former monster manuals, it goes past giving the reader descriptions and stats, although it does do this as well. I enjoyed the manual for many reasons which I will detail below. Genre: Fantasy Role …

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 …