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”

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 –”

The Broken God by Gareth Hanrahan (#3 The Black Iron Legacy)

Synopsis Amid the events of The Shadow Saint(#2), Carillon Thay aka Cari aka The Saint of Knives has left the city of Guerdon in the hopes to travelling the legendary land of Khebesh. Khebesh is a city famed for its mages and their luck of not being affected by Gods War. Khebesh holds the keyContinue reading “The Broken God by Gareth Hanrahan (#3 The Black Iron Legacy)”

The Jasmine Throne (#1 Burning Kingdoms Trilogy) by Tasha Suri

“We’re taking the Hirana. We’re taking its magic,” he said. “We’re taking Ahiranya.” Synopsis Although told from the multiple POV, the stories main focus is on the characters of Priya and Malini. On the surface Priya is a maidservant however she hides the fact that she is of Ahranya descent. Essentially the Ahranya held vastContinue reading “The Jasmine Throne (#1 Burning Kingdoms Trilogy) by Tasha Suri”

The Ikessar Falcon (#2 Chronicles of the Bitch Queen) by K.S. Villoso

The Ikessar Falcon continues straight after what happens in the first novel. Queen Talyien is still stuck in the territory of her enemies and is doing what ever possible to be reunited with her son Thanh and bring her husband Rayyal back with her. However, being a magnet to issues is something that Tali mustContinue reading “The Ikessar Falcon (#2 Chronicles of the Bitch Queen) by K.S. Villoso”

Son of the Storm by Suyi Davies Okungbowa – Book Review

Son of the Storm by Suyi Davies Okungbowa is the first book in the Nameless Republic series. The novel takes inspiration from African culture and gives a fresh and exciting take on the fantasy genre. Some of my all-time favourite fantasy novels have been inspired by African culture. Books like Black Leopard Red Wolf, ChildrenContinue reading “Son of the Storm by Suyi Davies Okungbowa – Book Review”

The Fall of Koli (#3 Rampart Trilogy) by M.R. Carey

“Out of all the things I ever done in my life, this journey I’m speaking of was – by a great long way – the most important. Also, it was the one that cost me the most.” The last time I got emotional at an ending of a series was The Burning God by RebeccaContinue reading “The Fall of Koli (#3 Rampart Trilogy) by M.R. Carey”

The Wolf of Oren Yaro by K.S. Villoso (#1 Bitch Queen Chronicles)

“None of it mattered. My duties were far from over. A wolf of Oren-yaro fights to make it right, down to the last breath. A wolf of Oren-yaro does not beg. A wolf of Oren-yaro suffers in silence” The Wolf of Oren Yaro by K.S. Villoso focuses on the character of Queen Talyien. It hasContinue reading “The Wolf of Oren Yaro by K.S. Villoso (#1 Bitch Queen Chronicles)”

Call of the Bone Ships (#2 Tide Child Trilogy) by R.J. Barker

“In turn he knew that whatever came, whatever happened, he would die before he let her down.” Call of the Book Ships by R.J. Barker is the second book in the Tide Child Trilogy. Now I’m not going to lie, having had mixed reviews about the first book I was nervous at how I wouldContinue reading “Call of the Bone Ships (#2 Tide Child Trilogy) by R.J. Barker”