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The Killing Moon: Fantasy Grounded in Humanity’s Flaws, Wisdom, and Vision

Genre: Fantasy Synopsis: Gatherers are priests who harness the power of dreams for healing and peaceful death of souls judged corrupt. They are never to use this power for selfish ends. After a tragic mishap in enacting his duty, Gather … Continue reading

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The Young Elites: Delving into the Darkness

Genre: Young adult fantasy Synopsis: Ten years ago, a plague decimated the land. Most of the plague survivors were children, and many of those were scarred afterwards. Of the scarred survivors, some developed powers. The crown views this as an … Continue reading

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The Final Formula and The Blood Alchemist: A Blend of Urban Fantasy, Chemistry, and Fun

Genre: Urban fantasy Synopsis: Addie is an alchemist who can’t remember what happened to her since the night the the institute housing the greatest alchemists in the country exploded. She creates a potion to try to restore her memory, but … Continue reading

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City of Stairs: People being people, in the most understandable way

Genre: Fantasy Synopsis: Shara Thivani is ostensibly a diplomat being stationed in Bulikov, her nation’s colony (which, in recent history, had been her nation’s colonizer), accompanied by her secretary. In reality, she’s a spy investigating the recent murder of a … Continue reading

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Roundup: Stormlord Rising and Rage of Bahamut: Genesis

Dragon Age: Inquisition is coming out tomorrow, and I’d like to keep my evenings open to give me some time to play it. So the week’s post is going up today. Stormlord Rising Genre: Dark Fantasy Synopsis: With cities lost … Continue reading

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TTT: Top Ten Characters You Wish Would Get Their OWN Book

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic from The Broke and the Bookish is, “Top Ten Characters You Wish Would Get Their OWN Book (minor or just maybe a semi main character you wish a book was from their POV)”. I … Continue reading

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Review Roundup: Thorn and Mind Games

Thorn┬áby Intisar Khanani Genre: YA Fairy Tale retelling Synopsis: A retelling of the Goose Girl. Princess Alyrra grows up in a cruel household, until she is sent away to marry a foreign prince. However, an attack from without and betrayal … Continue reading

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