Tag Archives: fantasy

Windrose Chronicles – Magic and Technology

Book Review : The Silent Tower By Barbara Hambly Spoiler Alert! Summary In a world where wizards are relegated to ghettos, it is no surprise to see one murdered in the street. But for Stonne Caris, a young warrior monk … Continue reading

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The Hollow Crown – Will The Kingdom Flourish After The Fall Of A Tyrant?

Book Review: The Hollow Crown The Kingfountain series #4 By Jeff Wheeler Spoiler Alert! Summary Following the downfall of a tyrant in the Wall Street Journal bestselling Kingfountain trilogy, years have passed in prosperity for the kingdom of Ceredigion. Now, as the … Continue reading

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A Gathering of Shadows – Where Does The Magic Reach?

Book Review : A Gathering of Shadows Shades of Magic #2 By V.E. Schwab Spoiler Alert! Summary It has been four months since a mysterious obsidian stone fell into Kell’s possession. Four months since his path crossed with Delilah Bard. Four … Continue reading

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The Shattered Vigil – The Classic Battle Between Light and Dark

Book Review : The Shattered Vigil The Darkwater Saga #2 By Patrick W. Carr Spoiler Alert! Summary Victory over the dark forces during the feast of Bas-solas should have guaranteed safety for the continent. Instead, Willet and the rest of the Vigil … Continue reading

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Uprooted – Who Is The Intended Audience?

Book Review : Uprooted By Naomi Novik Spoiler Alert! Summary “Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley. We hear them sometimes, from travelers passing through. They talk as though we were doing … Continue reading

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The Candy Shop War – A Moral Tale

Book Review: The Candy Shop War By Brandon Mull Spoiler Alert! Summary What if there were a place where you could get magical candy? Moon rocks that made you feel weightless. Jawbreakers that made you unbreakable. Or candy that gave … Continue reading

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Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell -What Would It Be Like If England Had Magic?

Book Review : Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell By Susanna Clarke Spoiler Alert! Summary Two magicians shall appear in England. The first shall fear me; the second shall long to behold me… The year is 1806. England is beleaguered by the long … Continue reading

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