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The Traitor’s Game – Who Decides If You’re a Traitor or a Hero?

Book Review : The Curious Affair of The Witch At Wayside Cross By Jennifer A. Nielsen Spoiler Alert! Summary Nothing is as it seems in the kingdom of Antora. Kestra Dallisor has spent three years in exile in the Lava Fields, … Continue reading

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The Philosopher’s Flight – Can Man Really Fly?

Book Review : The Philosopher’s Flight By Tom Miller Spoiler Alert! Summary A thrilling debut from ER doctor turned novelist Tom Miller, The Philosopher’s Flight is an epic historical fantasy set in a World-War-I-era America where magic and science have blended … Continue reading

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Blood Rose Rebellion – Magic For the Elite or the Masses?

Book Review : Blood Rose Rebellion By Rosalyn Eves Spoiler Alert! Summary Sixteen-year-old Anna Arden is barred from society by a defect of blood. Though her family is part of the Luminate, powerful users of magic, she is Barren, unable to … Continue reading

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Shadowcaster – The Magic of Good Characters and a Good Plot

Book Review : Shadowcaster Shattered Realms By Cinda Williams Chima Spoiler Alert! Summary A lifelong war. Alyssa ana’Raisa is the reluctant princess heir to the Gray Wolf throne of Fells, a queendom embroiled in a seemingly endless war. Hardened by too … Continue reading

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Fields of Gold – The Romp of Steampunk In The Old West Continues

Book Review : Fields of Gold Magnificent Devices #12 e-book By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary Book 12 in the Magnificent Devices steampunk series! If a wedding won’t stop a war, what will? Gloria Meriwether-Astor’s belief in doing the right thing has … 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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Fields of Iron – A Steampunk Adventure Novel With Witches As A Bonus

Book Review : Fields of Iron Magnificent Devices #11 By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary “What do you propose, sir?” He held her astonished gaze as he went down upon one knee. “Why … I propose. Will you do me the honor … Continue reading

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