Excerpt & Book Review: Fighting for Home by Kim Richards

Fighting for HomeDescendants of the AmazoiBook OneKim Richards Genre: fantasy/historical fantasyPublisher: Kim GilchristDate of Publication: July 2020Print ISBN: 978-1-952564-00-0Digital ISBN: 978-1-952564-02-4Number of pages: 241Word Count: 87,616 Cover Artist: Dawné Dominique DusktilDawn Designs In 300 B.C.—the Greco-Roman Age—tribes of warrior women thrived near the Black Sea. The area is now modern-day Turkey. The Greeks called them... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee

Title: Phoenix Extravagant Author: Yoon Ha Lee Publisher: Solaris Publication Date: Oct. 15 2020 Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction Shelves: Female-authored, non-binary More than just a beautiful story of a nonbinary protagonist and their mechanical dragon, Phoenix Extravagant is a powerful tale of art, identity, imperialism, and family. Yoon Ha Lee deftly juxtaposes the beauty of words with the starkness of plot,... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Lady of Stone by Barbara Ann Wright

Title: Lady of Stone Author: Barbara Ann Wright Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Publication Date:  Sept. 15 2020 Genres: Epic Fantasy Shelves: Female-author, female-fronted A prequel to her Pyradisté Adventures, Lady of Stone is a perfect introduction to Barbara Ann Wright's world of fantasy and magic. Even though it's been ages since I read The Pyramid Waltz, and I've yet... Continue Reading →

Book Review: A Brother’s Price by Wen Spencer

Title: A Brother's Price Author: Wen Spencer Publisher: Roc Publication Date: July 5th 2005 Genres: Science Fiction, Romance Shelves: Female-authored, Female-dominant Have you ever had a book sitting on your shelf that sounded so good, so perfect, that you were reluctant to read it? A book you were afraid to read because you didn't see how it could possibly live... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Rangers of Yeon by April Garrus

Title: Rangers of Yeon Author: April Garrus Publisher: God-Empress Media Publication Date: August 24, 2020 Genres: Fantasy, Romance Shelves: Female-fronted Well now, if this wasn't an unexpected surprise! I already knew April Garrus could write strong characters, compelling sci-fi, and sexy erotica, so it's almost unfair that they can pull off novella-length fantasy as well. Rangers of Yeon seems like... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Blood of an Exile by Brian Naslund

Title: Blood of an Exile Author: Brian Naslund Publisher: Tor Books Publication Date: Aug 6, 2019 Genres: Epic Fantasy Shelves: Female-fronted One of the perks of being a book reviewer is having books thrust into your hands that you might have otherwise missed. Blood of an Exile came my way last year, and while it wasn't an immediate must-read, there was... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Warrior Rising by J.L. Nicely

Title: Warrior Rising Author: J.L. Nicely Publisher: Braintree Press Publication Date: Aug 31, 2019 Genres: Epic Fantasy Shelves: Female-fronted, female-authored My favorite thing about being a book blogger isn't getting the pretty new ARCs before anybody else, it's getting introduced to books that might have otherwise gone unnoticed . . . and getting to know the authors and the passions behind... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Memory of Souls by Jenn Lyons

Title: The Memory of Souls Author: Jenn Lyons Publisher: Tor Books Publication Date: Aug 25, 2020 Genres: Epic Fantasy Shelves: Female-authored My head hurts almost as much as my heart after turning the final pages of The Memory of Souls, but knowing that Jenn Lyons is currently writing book 4, The House of Always, has me healing . . . and... Continue Reading →

Book Review: The Four Profound Weaves by R.B. Lemberg

Title: The Four Profound Weaves Author: R.B. Lemberg Publisher: Tachyon Publications Publication Date: Sept. 1, 2020 Genres: Epic Fantasy Shelves: Transgender Powerful, magical, lyrical, and beautifully original, The Four Profound Weaves is one of those books where you linger over each paragraph, admiring the flow of words almost as much as the flow of ideas. R.B. Lemberg weaves - quite... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

Create your website at WordPress.com
Get started