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Joint Review – Cast in Flight (Chronicles of Elantra #12) by Michelle Sagara

Reviewed by: E and Marlene Marlene: There’s a saying, often seen on t-shirts at science fiction conventions, that reads, “Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for you are crunchy and good with ketchup.” Kaylin Nera has clearly never seen the t-shirt. Or it doesn’t apply if you have a dragon for a roommate. […]

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Joint Review: The Bloodsworn (Bloodbound #3) by Erin Lindsey

Reviewed by: E & Marlene E: Over the past two years Marlene and I have reviewed the previous installments in Lindsey’s Bloodbound series with mixed feelings. We really enjoyed  The Bloodbound, book 1 but struggled with The Bloodforged, book 2. As a result I approached The Bloodsworn with a significant amount of trepidation. I will […]

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Review – Twelve Kings in Sharakhai (The Song of Shattered Sands #1) by Bradley P. Beaulieu

Reviewed by: E Sharakhai, the great city of the desert, center of commerce and culture, has been ruled from time immemorial by twelve kings—cruel, ruthless, powerful, and immortal. With their army of Silver Spears, their elite company of Blade Maidens, and their holy defenders, the terrifying asirim, the Kings uphold their positions as undisputed, invincible […]

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Joint Review: Assassin Queen (Majat Code #3) by Anna Kashina

Reviewed by E and Marlene E: I absolutely fell in love with this series and Kashina’s writing with the first installment of the Majat Code that I reviewed with Marlene. We both enjoyed it and subsequently reviewed the second book as well. It was a very happy day in my life when I received an […]

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Review – The Summer Dragon (The Evertide #1) by Todd Lockwood

Reviewed by: E The debut novel from the acclaimed illustrator—a high fantasy adventure featuring dragons and deadly politics. Maia and her family raise dragons for the political war machine. As she comes of age, she anticipates a dragon of her own to add to the stable of breeding parents. Her peaceful life is shattered when […]

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Joint Review: Dawn of the Flame Seas by Jean Johnson

Marlene: I picked this up because I usually love Jean Johnson’s writing, whether it is military SF or science fiction romance or fantasy romance. I even hunted up her fanfiction, and loved that too. But this, this just doesn’t read like her usual. And by usual I mean that it was not instantly absorbing. Nor […]