The Iron Crown: Dragon Spirits, Book 1

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By: L.L. MacRae Genre: Epic FantasyPublisher: Self-Published, L.L. MacRae Content Warning: Torture (magical/spiritual) “What belonged to thineNow stolen as mine.Memories once crystal clearAre lost, leaving only fear.” L.L. MacRae, The Iron Crown Do you love dragons? Magical creatures? Exceptional character development? Beautiful world building? Then I highly recommend The Iron Crown by L.L. MacRae, which […]

February 27, 2022

The Justice of Kings: The Empire of the Wolf, Book 1

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By: Richard Swan Genre: Epic FantasyPublisher: Orbit Books The Justice of Kings, by Richard Swan, is an epic fantasy that is a cross between Law and Order meets Aragorn. This brilliant debut fantasy novel is a non-stop, action-packed novel filled with law, meting out of justice, and battle scenes that rival the best in fantasy. […]

February 20, 2022

Dragon’s Reach: The Keeper Origins Book 1

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By: J.A. Andrews Genre: Epic Fantasy Publisher: J.A. Andrews “The origin of the Keepers is intrinsically connected to the creation of Queensland, and her very first queen. Back in the days when the land was peppered with loosely connected cities, a looming threat grew in the east. And those destined to shape nations came together, […]

January 23, 2022

The Living Waters: Weirdwater Confluence, Book 1

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By: Dan Fitzgerald Genre: Sword-free fantasy Publisher: Shadow Spark Publishing The Living Waters is my first book by Dan Fitzgerald and I was eager to read his work and it did not disappoint. It is a unique fantasy and beautifully told story. I have seen Mr. Fitzgerald’s many nature photos, and his love for the […]

December 14, 2021

GRAVITAS, A Tale of the Constella

Grimdark Fantasy

By: Christopher RussellPublisher: Divinity’s Twilight Fantasy Novels, 2021Genre: Epic Fantasy, Dark Fantasy Content Warning: Fantasy violence, mild gore, slavery, racism, death of children, genocide, chronic illness In his a 58-page novella, Gravitas, Christopher Russell, packs in all the ingredients for an epic, grim dark fantasy. There is character development, a unique magic system, well-developed characters, […]

November 9, 2021

The Other Magic: Passage to Dawn Book 1

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By: Derrick Smythe Genre: Epic Fantasy Publisher: Derrick Smythe CONTENT WARNING: Slavery If this is Derrick Smythe’s debut novel, I am very much looking forward to what he has in store for the rest of this series. Mr. Smyth’s novel is more than impressive in prose, character development, world building, magic systems and an overall […]

September 12, 2021

The Pariah, Book One of The Covenant of Steel

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By: Anthony Ryan Genre: Epic Fantasy Publisher: Orbit Books Content Warning: Gore, violence, torture Pariah: one that is despised or rejected; an outcast When writing a review, I often struggle with comparing the book to other authors within the genre. I do not wish to diminish the work of the book and the author I […]

August 8, 2021