Book Review: The Empire of Gold by S. A. Chakraborty

Summary: Daevabad has fallen. After a brutal conquest stripped the city of its magic, Nahid leader Banu Manizheh and her resurrected commander, Dara, must try to repair their fraying alliance and stabilize a fractious, warring people. But the bloodletting and loss of his beloved Nahri have unleashed the worst demons of Dara’s dark past. To … Continue reading Book Review: The Empire of Gold by S. A. Chakraborty

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. After saving her nation of Nikan from foreign invaders and battling the evil Empress Su Daji in a brutal civil war, Fang … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Burning God by R.F. Kuang

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Ashes of the Sun by Django Wexler

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. Long ago, a magical war destroyed an empire, and a new one was built in its ashes. But still the old grudges … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Ashes of the Sun by Django Wexler

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: A Sky Beyond the Storm by Sabaa Tahir

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. The long-imprisoned jinn are on the attack, wreaking bloody havoc in villages and cities alike. But for the Nightbringer, vengeance on his … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: A Sky Beyond the Storm by Sabaa Tahir

Book Review: The Unbound Empire by Melissa Caruso

Summary: While winter snows keep the Witch Lord Ruven's invading armies at bay, Lady Amalia Cornaro and the fire warlock Zaira attempt to change the fate of mages in the Raverran Empire forever, earning the enmity of those in power who will do anything to keep all magic under tight imperial control. But in the … Continue reading Book Review: The Unbound Empire by Melissa Caruso

Book Review: Steel Crow Saga by Paul Krueger

Summary: Four destinies collide in a unique fantasy world of war and wonders, where empire is won with enchanted steel and magical animal companions fight alongside their masters in battle. A soldier with a curse Tala lost her family to the empress’s army and has spent her life avenging them in battle. But the empress’s … Continue reading Book Review: Steel Crow Saga by Paul Krueger

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Wolf of Oren-Yaro by K.S. Villoso

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. "I murdered a man and made my husband leave the night before they crowned me." Born under the crumbling towers of Oren-yaro, … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Wolf of Oren-Yaro by K.S. Villoso

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Stealing Thunder by Alina Boyden

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. In a different life, under a different name, Razia Khan was raised to be the Crown Prince of Nizam, the most powerful … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Stealing Thunder by Alina Boyden

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Sword of Fire by Katharine Kerr

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. The bards are the people's voice--and their sword. All over the kingdom of Deverry, the common people are demanding reform of the … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Sword of Fire by Katharine Kerr

Book Review: City of Lies by Sam Hawke

Summary: I was seven years old the first time my uncle poisoned me... Outwardly, Jovan is the lifelong friend of the Chancellor’s charming, irresponsible Heir. Quiet. Forgettable. In secret, he's a master of poisons and chemicals, trained to protect the Chancellor’s family from treachery. When the Chancellor succumbs to an unknown poison and an army … Continue reading Book Review: City of Lies by Sam Hawke