Category Archives: Reads and Reviews

A review of what I have been reading or listening to.

A Ream of Reviews

As I have been away from the blog for a while and have not posted any reviews for a while I thought I would shorten and amalgamate all of the reviews into one post to save time (both for me … Continue reading

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Review of The Painted Man – Peter V Brett

21st February 2015 The Painted Man – Peter V Brett I am always slightly anxious when starting a completely new series that I have heard so much about. There are so many of them that just don’t live up to … Continue reading

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Review of Old Man’s War – John Scalzi

10th February 2015 Old Man’s War – John Scalzi I decided to take a short break from my usual fantasy books and get some sci-fi into me. I had heard of John Scalzi and Old Man’s war but I just … Continue reading

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Review of Miya’s Assault – Fred D. Shutts

6th February 2015 Miya’s Assault – Fred D. Shutts I received this book from NetGalley in return for a fair and honest review. I did something with this book that I don’t normally find myself doing, ever. I quit reading … Continue reading

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Review of Firefight – Brandon Sanderson

4th February 2015 Firefight – Brandon Sanderson I thought I would start this review by describing this book in as few words as possible and then expanding on this description. Well here goes Fast, Exciting, Romantic, Awesome and finally Annoying. … Continue reading

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Review of Heartwood – Freya Robertson

2nd February 2015 Heartwood – Freya Robertson I had been looking forward to listening to this book as it is the first book in an epic fantasy series (and I love Epic fantasy), but unfortunately it just wasn’t as good … Continue reading

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Review of Strange Worlds Stories: Volume 1 – Hank Quense

30th January 2015 Strange Worlds Stories: Volume 1  – Hank Quense I received an advanced copy of this title from NetGalley in return for an honest review, which is what I am about to give you. Strange Worlds Stories is … Continue reading

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Review of Providence of Fire – Brian Staveley

26th January 2015 Providence of Fire – Brian Staveley I have been waiting for this shael spawned sequel to Emperor’s Blades since early last year and sometimes it felt like an eternity until Providence of Fire would be released, but … Continue reading

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Review of Gemini Cell – Myke Cole

12th January 2015 Gemini Cell – Myke Cole I have been a fan of Myke Cole’s military fantasy, Shadow Ops, series since book one Control point, so imagine my delight at getting an Advanced Reader Copy to review especially since … Continue reading

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Review of The Slow Regard of Silent Things – Patrick Rothfuss

9th January 2015 The Slow Regard of Silent Things – Patrick Rothfuss Can I just start by saying that I didn’t want to read this book! It was not because I didn’t think it would be good or because I … Continue reading

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