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The Shadow of the Gods by John Gwynne – Good, but not great

The Shadow of the Gods by John Gwynne – Good, but not great

I was really excited for The Shadow of the Gods because I wasn’t impressed with Malice and was really curious to see how John Gwynne has changed as a writer since his debut novel. At the beginning, I was immediately more impressed. The writing was […]

Far off 2022 releases to keep an eye on – adult SFF edition

I already published a list of 2022 young adult fantasy books to watch, now here’s the adult SFF list! It’s mostly fantasy, with a sci-fi thrown in here and there. Most of these books don’t have covers, full release dates, or full synopsis yet. But […]

Far off 2022 releases to keep an eye on – YA fantasy edition

Most of these books don’t have covers or exact release dates yet, other than “sometime in 2022”. But this is a list of young adult fantasy books I’ve found — mostly via their deal announcements — and will be tracking through to their release! A […]

The pros and cons of requesting advanced reading copies

The pros and cons of requesting advanced reading copies

I just checked my email, and if that’s correct, the last advanced reading copy (ARC) I requested and was approved for was in December 2017 (The Smoke Thieves by Sally Green). It’s obviously been years since then, but I’ve been getting the itch to start […]

The Poison Prince (Hostage of Empire, #2) by S. C. Emmett

The Poison Prince (Hostage of Empire, #2) by S. C. Emmett

The Throne of the Five Winds was one of my top reads so far this year, so naturally I had high hopes for the sequel. Luckily I wasn’t disappointed! The Poison Prince continued everything I loved from the first book. This series nails court intrigue. […]

Books releasing in May 2021

May 2021 is looking to be an awesome month for releases! I’ve put together a list of 10 books you can look forward to. A few have links to purchase signed copies from Goldsboro Books. Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir Realm Breaker (Realm Breaker […]

My 8 five-star reads of 2021 so far

My 8 five-star reads of 2021 so far

For the most part 2021 has been filled with some pretty awesome books. So far I’ve finished 21 books, and didn’t finish 10 books. Of those 21 finished books, 8 of them were five star reads. I have a lot of books to cover, so […]

6 fantasy series I’m hoping to start in 2021

Lately I’ve been reading more and more adult fantasy instead of YA, and as a result, there are quite a few older series on my to-read list. The six I’ve listed below are really just a small taste! First Law Trilogy by Joe Abercrombie The […]

2021 releases I’m most looking forward to

2021 is going to be an insane year. I’ve never had SO MANY books I was looking forward to. I’ve cherry picked some of my absolute favourites for this list, but you can also view all 107 of my added books. Ship of Smoke and […]

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