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Independent Author Spotlight – Carol A. Park. Writer of Dark Epic Sword and Sorcery Fantasy

Asking a fantasy author to write 400 to 800 words about themselves and their works is a bit of a dangerous proposition! I’d like to thank Beth Tabler for the opportunity to have a spot on her blog and for hosting the #indiespotlight project to bring more exposure to independent authors. My name is Carol A. Park, and, as you …

What am I Reading Wednesday? May 15th 2019

What Am I Reading? This Time by Azaaa Davis Legendary demon hunter Nadira Holden paid the ultimate price to end the war between demons and hunters. Resurrected in present-day New York, many years have passed, everyone moved on without her, and the demons she once battled have made peace with humans. Nadira no longer has a purpose here. Dying again might …

Review of Hallow by Olga Gibbs

About “Being one of the most formidable archangels with the power to end the world doesn’t serve you well if you don’t know how to use it. Thrown into a battle of courts and factions, tangled in a web of intrigues and palatial games, naïve Ariel is surrounded by powerful angels, chasing their own agendas. There’s no one she can …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty

“You’re some kind of thief, then?”“That a very narrow-minded way of looking at it. I prefer to think of myself as a merchant of delicate tasks.” About NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Library Journal | Vulture | The Verge | SYFYWire Step into The City of Brass, the spellbinding debut from S. A. Chakraborty perfect for …

The Importance of Duality of Plot in Space Operas

Did you know that the term “space opera” was a derogatory term? What is this weird term? Never heard of it? What is space opera? Wikipedia defines space opera as “a sub-genre of science fiction or science fantasy that emphasizes space warfare, melodramatic adventure, interplanetary battles, chivalric romance, and risk-taking. Set mainly or entirely in outer space, it usually involves …

What Am I Reading Wednesday? May 1st, 2019

What Am I Reading? Hallow by Olga Gibbs Being one of the most formidable archangels with the power to end the world doesn’t serve you well if you don’t know how to use it. Thrown into a battle of courts and factions, tangled in a web of intrigues and palatial games, naïve Ariel is surrounded by powerful angels, chasing their own …

Review of Laura and the Shadow by Bruno Martins Soares

About In a world devastated by a rampant maddening disease, Lieutenant J.J. Berger takes his Special Operations team into Southern Portugal to search for his lost comrades. His path will cross with a mysterious woman and her little daughter, escaping from their captors. Their strange powers might hold the key to a better world. Stats 3 out of 5 stars …