Tag Archives: epic fantasy

City of Miracles (The Divine Cities #3) by Robert Jackson Bennett: Review

City of Miracles (The Divine Cities #3) by Robert Jackson Bennett: Review

City of Miracles by Robert Jackson Bennett, the third novel in The Divine Cities series, is a riveting blend of magic and mystery. Imagine a spy-thriller, any popular kind like our beloved MI series or Man from U.N.C.L.E. No, not James Bond though. Now imagine those secret operatives have magical powers. Then add some divine beings into …

The Emerald Blade (The Landkist Saga #2) by Steven Kelliher: Review

The Emerald Blade

  The Emerald Blade boasts a cover so stunning, gorgeous, mindboggling, eye-goggling, I am running out of adjectives here.   Mr. Kelliher’s imagery and lyrical prose add to the overall presentation. I see a marked improvement in The Emerald Blade compared to the Valley of Embers regarding consistency and exposition.   The characters are many, …

The Blue Mountain (The Forbidden List #2) by G.R. Matthews: Review

G.R. Matthews: The Blue Mountain

  The Blue Mountain is in my Sunday Spotlight today. The second in The Forbidden List series by GR Matthews, this book continues the journey of Haung and Zhou, two young heroes of a political hotspot in an Asian-inspired fantasy land far east.   Once again, GR Matthews impresses with the lyrical beauty of his …

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I started reading these two books last night. Look at the gorgeous covers!   The Emerald Blade (The Landkist Saga #2) by Steven Kelliher   One Sage is dead. Five remain. For Kole, Linn and the newly-minted heroes of the Valley, their victory is short-lived in light of new revelations. The King of Ember is alive. But …