“Not since Tolkien has a fantasy wordsmith wielded English like a rapier rather than a broadsword.”
The Discord of Gods is the explosive conclusion to Jenn Lyons’ five-book, million-word fantasy epic series A Chorus of Dragons that began in 2019 with The Ruin of Kings.
“In some ways, the greatest strength of this series lies in its smaller moments rather than its grand arc.”
No one is innocent in the series A Chorus of Dragons. Even the protagonists in Jenn Lyons’ series have done terrible things in their pasts, killing, betraying, and abandoning others.
In the second of The Locked Tomb Trilogy books, Harrowhark Nonagesimus returns, having successfully consumed her cavalier and ascended to Lyctorhood. Well, almost successfully.
“If Jin Yong’s story continues to grow richer as it progresses, by the end it will pack an impressive punch.”
“The plot is unexceptional, but it is an easy, fun enough story to divert the reader for a few hours.”
“an exciting tapestry of love, loss, bittersweet melancholy, and adrenalin pumping action.”
“As the turbulent events of the Jin-Song Wars gather speed, the scope of the story is poised to expand far beyond a simple tale of filial vengeance.”
“The Gurkha and The Lord of Tuesday achieves immense enjoyability.
“A good book for knight versus dragon diehards but perhaps not as much for fantasy readers looking to be transported to worlds not seen before.”
“Despite that rushed feeling as the story enters its second half, The Priory of the Orange Tree is a fascinating epic fantasy set in a rich, well-developed world.”
“Starting with sex and murder, Gates of Stone fires off like a cannon into a rollercoaster actionfest that keeps the pages turning well into the night long after the reader should
It’s been a while since Glen Cook took us into the world of what is arguably his most famous work, the world of the Black Company.