Category Archive: Fantasy

Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Hello all. So it’s been a couple of months since I’ve last written (insert reader shaking head in disgust here) and I’m very sorry about that.  It’s been a pretty busy stretch, but… Continue reading

The White Rose by Glen Cook

Brief Summary:  The White Rose has returned with a vengeful counterstrike, and there is hope once again against The Lady.  But the Dominator is stirring within his prison, and the terrors he may… Continue reading

The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

Brief Summary: Lockwood, Lucy, and George comprise the ghost exorcising agency called Lockwood &  Co., the only ghost agency run by teenagers. Struggling to keep their company afloat, they take on dangerous assignment… Continue reading

The Dragon Bone Flute by M. Todd Gallowglas

Brief Summary: For Elzibeth, life revolves around music.  But when her flute is taken away, a devastated Elzibeth must learn to reinvent meaning in her life—with a dragon bone flute. The Tsundoku Scale:… Continue reading

A Memory of Light by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

Brief Summary:  Rand Al’Thor, the Dragon Reborn, has come to Shayol Ghul to face the heart of all evil, the Dark One, and the world and its future rests on his shoulders.  The… Continue reading

Shadows Linger by Glen Cook

Brief Summary:  The armies of the White Rose have been destroyed, the omen of the comet has fallen from the sky, and The Lady, villainous and deadly, rules the world—all because of the… Continue reading

Fallen is Babylon by Michael Wentela

Brief Summary: Vann Arnett has a problem: he’s lonely. There are also vampires and the possible end of the world, but he’s doing the best he can to survive alone by himself with… Continue reading

Shinobi 7: Trials of a Warrior by L. Benitez

Brief Summary: The Blackthorn clan has ravaged the world of Shaaku Den in search of the ultimate power—the Mekai-Ishi. Only Master Kitsune’s clan stands in their way, led by six brave and hopeful,… Continue reading

Un Lun Dun by China Miéville

Brief Summary:  The Schwazzy was chosen to save UnLunDun, a mixed-up alternate version of London, from the ever-growing evil of the Smog.  But what happens when the prophecies are all wrong? The Tsundoku… Continue reading

The Devil’s Concubine by Jill Braden

Brief Summary:  QuiTai, the Devil’s concubine and crime mastermind is already playing a dangerous game—simultaneously placating the Devil while also scheming for the freedom of her people the Ponongese. But when Thampurian spy… Continue reading

The Black Company by Glen Cook

Brief Summary:  The mercenary, rough sailors of the Black Company find themselves under the command of a new employer—a woman called The Lady, who may have darker plans for them than they could… Continue reading