The Pariah by Anthony Ryan (#1 The Covenant of Steel)

 “I am a pariah to be shunned by churl and noble alike. this land and his people have no use for me safe to earn an ugly death and and an unmarked grave fighting their wars” The Pariah by Anthony Ryan is the first book in the Covenant of Steel series. Having been left inContinue reading “The Pariah by Anthony Ryan (#1 The Covenant of Steel)”

Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty – Book Review

Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty focuses on the Delaney family. The head of the family Joy and Stan are known for having ran the Delaney Tennis school for thirty years. The business has now been sold and they are now struggling to move forward with their lives. Then out of the blue a mysteriousContinue reading “Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty – Book Review”

My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones

My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones focuses on a half Native Indian girl called Jade Daniels. Jade is an avid fanatic of horror slashers and uses it as a way to hide her own personal issues. This in turn causes her to perceive many things differently compared to others. After the bodiesContinue reading “My Heart is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones”

The Hod King by Josiah Bancroft (#3 The Books of Babel) – Book Review

Continuing on from where The Arm of the Sphinx left off, having made acquaintances with the mysterious figure known as the Sphinx. The Sphinx has given Senlin, Iren Voleta, and Edith have been given individual tasks to complete. Firstly, Senlin is sent by the Sphinx to conduct an investigation in the ringdom called Pelphia. TheContinue reading “The Hod King by Josiah Bancroft (#3 The Books of Babel) – Book Review”

Flowers from the Sea by Zin E Rocklyn

Flowers of the Sea is the debut novel by Zin E. Rocklyn. It tells the story of a pregnant girl called Iraxi who along with survivors on a flooded kingdom are travelling on an ark. Having not seen land for many years, resources on the ark are now dwindling and monsters surround the boat. IraxiContinue reading “Flowers from the Sea by Zin E Rocklyn”

Jade War by Fonda Lee (#2 The Greenbone Saga)

Jade War is the sequel to the spectacular Jade City. The Kaul family are still locked in a triangle choke as they attempt to seize control over the supply of jade and the capital city of Kekon. Having been pushed into leadership as a result of what happened in the first book , Hilo isContinue reading “Jade War by Fonda Lee (#2 The Greenbone Saga)”

The Arm of the Sphinx by Josiah Bancroft – Book Review

The Arm of the Sphinx continues on from where we left off in Senlin Ascends. Having managed to escape on the “Stone Cold” Airship and forced into piracy, Senlin has and his crew are finding it very difficult to get by on board the ship that they stole in order to save Senlin’s wife Marya.Continue reading “The Arm of the Sphinx by Josiah Bancroft – Book Review”

The Blacktongue Thief by Christopher Buehlman – Book Review

The Blacktongue Thief focuses on the character of Kimchi Na Shannack, a liar and a thief who is in debt to the Takers Guild for the training and education they provided him with. Being in debt makes a person do crazy shit and that is where this story begins. One day Kimchi finds himself waitingContinue reading “The Blacktongue Thief by Christopher Buehlman – Book Review”

Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft (#1 The Books of Babel)

Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft can go down as one of the best fantasy reads I have ever read. I am honestly lost for words at how phenomenal this book was and wish I had read it sooner! Josiah Bancroft has created a world and a character in Thomas Senlin that will linger in yourContinue reading “Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft (#1 The Books of Babel)”

Jade City by Fonda Lee – Book Review –

Jade City by Fonda Lee focuses on the Kaul family aka The No Peak Clan of Kekon. The Kaul’s have been tussling for control over Kekon for centuries. They face stiff competition from the Ayt family who live in the mountains. One thing that both of these groups have in common is their pursuit toContinue reading “Jade City by Fonda Lee – Book Review –”