Category Archives: Fantasy

New Release & Review: Fire Touched by Patricia Briggs

Patricia Briggs, NYT bestselling author of the Mercy Thompson and Alpha & Omega novels, has released Fire Touched, published by Ace. Tensions between the fae and humans are coming to a head. And when coyote shapeshifter Mercy and her Alpha werewolf mate, Adam, are called upon to stop a rampaging troll, they find themselves with… Read more »

New Release: The Blade’s Memory by Lindsay Burok (Steampunk / Sword & Sorcery)

Independent fantasy author, Lindsay Burok, has released the fifth novel of the Dragon Blood series, The Blades Memory. Ridge, Sardelle, and their comrades may have rescued Tolemek’s sister and freed the dragon, but trouble awaits at home. The king is missing, a secret organization is hunting sorcerers, and the capital is more vulnerable than ever to… Read more »

Dead Spots by Rhiannon Frater (Fantasy/Horror)

Horror novelist Rhiannon Frater has released her latest novel, Dead Spots, published by Tor Books. In the dead spots, dreams become reality, terror knows your name, and nightmares can kill The stillbirth of Mackenzie’s son destroyed her marriage. Grieving, Mac reluctantly heads for her childhood home to seek refuge with her mother, who constantly reminds… Read more »

Flashback Feature & Review: The Curse of Chalion by Lois McMaster Bujold

The Curse of Chalion by Lois McMaster Bujold tells the story of Cazaril, a man with a past as twisted and complicated as the challenges he faces. It all begins with Cazaril on the road, wearing nothing but rags, beaten down until he’s left a husk of his former self. Truth be told, I don’t… Read more »

New Release: Hidden Dragons by Bianca D’Arc (Fantasy Romance)

Bianca D’Arc’s latest novella in the Dragon Knights series, Hidden Dragons, was released on January 10, 2015. This novella is a fantasy romance, available for $3.75 on Amazon.com. Love flourishes when two knights unexpectedly find the woman of their dreams… Sir Robert finds a beautiful maiden sobbing by a small waterfall. She proves to be a… Read more »

New Release & Review: Fool’s Assassin

Lady Scribe’s Notes: There are few books that made me sob as bitterly as this novel. It is both a beginning and an end, justice and injustice, bitter and sweet, and it blended together to remind me of everything that has made FitzChivalry one of my favorite characters in all fantasy novels. I could, perhaps, walk… Read more »