Principia Ponderosa, edited by Juliana Rew

Genre: Weird Western Publisher: Third Flatiron Publishing  Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Third Flatiron Press has been putting fun little anthologies for a while now. Principa Ponderosa, edited by Juliana Rew, is the 18th Third Flatiron anthology. I’ve read numerous other and found them all, like Principia Ponderosa, to …

Consigned to the Sea, by Danielle Ackley-McPhail

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Dark Quest Published: 2014 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? Consigned to the Sea, by Danielle Ackley-McPhail, is a short fantasy anthology containing four short stories and a poem, all involving some aspect related to the sea, be that pirates, mermaids, selkies, …

Hero Lost, edited by Alex J. Cavanaugh

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Freedom Fox Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Hero Lost, is a Fantasy Anthology edited by Alex J. Cavanaugh. This anthology has 12 short stories which all revolve around mostly traditional fantasy themes. This book comes out of …

The Inner City, by Karen Heular

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Chizine Publications Published: 2012 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? The Inner City by Karen Heular is a short story anthology covering an exploration into the odd and fantastic. It might be heard to pin down these tales and …

Conqueror Fantastic, edited by Pamela Sargent

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Penguin Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? Conqueror Fantastic is a collection of thirteen historical fantasy tales, running the gamut from the Aztecs and Greeks up to twentieth century America and Germany. If there is a running theme …

Liavek, edited by Will Shetterly

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Ace Published: 1985 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David Hart Have you read this book? This is a collection of 11 short stories taking place in a shared-world (the same concept as Thieves’ World). The action takes place in Liavek, a port city and local political …

Wild Flesh, by Connie Wilkins

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Eggplant Productions Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Writing good erotica is a delicate matter. Too much sensuality may repulse readers; not enough may bore them to death. All too often erotica is predictable and formulaic, becoming …

Are We Having Fun Yet?, by William Sanders

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Wildside Press Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lisa DuMond Have you read this book? Chances are good that you’ve never had the pleasure of making William Sanders’ acquaintance. If that’s the case, take it from me: this collection is the closest thing to an …

Brendell, Apprentice Thief, by Patrick Welch

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Double Dragon E-Books Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? This is the second e-book I’ve reviewed by Patrick Welch, the first having been the Thirteenth Magician. The quality of writing I noted in that book is also present …

Year’s Best Fantasy, edited by David G. Hartwell

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: EOS Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by David L. Felts Reader Rating Mr. Hartwell brings us an admirable and global collection of stories culled from a variety of sources. Several continents and countries are represented here, with authors from Great Briton, Australia, Yugoslavia, Canada, and the …