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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 …

The Stone Road (The Forbidden List #1) by G.R. Matthews: Review (Author Spotlight)

G.R. Matthews: The Stone Road

The Stone Road is the first book of the epic fantasy series, The Forbidden List by G.R. Matthews. Review This book introduces the readers to two ambitious young men who are our aspiring heroes and keep meeting each other at various circumstances before their fates merge together. Two rival provinces Wubei and Yaart in a …