4.5 stars The Daevabad Trilogy (The City of Brass and The Kingdom of Copper, currently) is a sweeping adventure that conjures a world where djinn summon flames with the snap of a finger and waters run deep with old magic; where blood can be dangerous as any spell, and a clever con artist from Cairo will alter the fate of a kingdom. … Continue reading The Kingdom of Copper by S.A. Chakraborty (ARC): Spoiler-Free Review of this Incredible Sequel
Welcome to my stop on the blog tour for The Heart Forger, the sequel to The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco! There's a ton of fun things in this post, such as that giveaway at the end! There are no spoilers for book one in today's post, so you're free to read on even if … Continue reading Southeast Asian Influences in The Heart Forger by Rin Chupeco + Giveaway!
This is one of my most favorite branches in fantasy--ones that are Middle-Eastern based. The culture there is just so rich and there are so many fables and magical elements from the past that make it so appealing to the reader. Over the past few years, this has been a big hit not only with … Continue reading Favorite Middle Eastern-Based Fantasies