FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ The Four Lives of J.S. Freeman is a three-part science fiction serial written by Yvonne Anderson and Stillwaters is the first offering, promising readers a diverting journey into a mirror-Earth with its own histories, religions, and wonders. Studying the map of the fictitious world Umban, I see four … Continue reading Review: Stillwaters by Yvonne Anderson
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ I was so not prepared for Always Yell Fire, a horror novella by Matthew Danza and co-author Adam Horeth, which plunged me without any degree of clemency into the scariest fictional world yet. The ash people… I shudder just thinking of them. And I don’t think I’ll … Continue reading Review: Always Yell Fire by Matthew Danza with Adam Horeth
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Path of a Novice, the first book in The Silvan Trilogy by R.K. Lander, made me think back to those days when I dreamed about being a warrior in a magical world whose name is chanted everywhere I would go. One would have to train to wield … Continue reading Review: Path of a Novice by R.K. Lander
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Scions of Azazyel: War in Heaven by Robert Kenneth Wheeler Jr. is a full on fictional brew of Christian, Greek, and Norse mythology, along with a tremendous assortment of fantastical creatures. I rarely find a book to read about angels and demons and this book certainly saw to … Continue reading Review: War in Heaven by Robert Kenneth Wheeler Jr.
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ What are the lives of mercenaries worth against a great discovery? A Prison of Flesh is the second book in Joshua Banker’s Realm of Tah’afajien steampunk science fiction series, posing this very question while taking readers of the first book to brand new locations across the Great Sea. … Continue reading Review: A Prison of Flesh by Joshua Banker
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ From author Charles C. Dixon comes an all new sword and sorcery fantasy series called The Gates of Kastriel. First in the series is Gold for Steel, which introduces fantasy lovers to the adventure filled, dangerous, far-famed, and lastly, profitable lives of sellswords in a world shared … Continue reading Review: Gold for Steel by Charles C. Dixon
FF’s Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Some of the problems we face in life are truly hard to solve with our normal way of thinking alone. Sometimes the answer we’re looking for is right there in our own heads, sitting and waiting to be plucked, but then life’s distractions, various barriers, and our own … Continue reading Review: Project Bodi: Awaken the Power of Insight by Hosein Kouros-Mehr
FF's Star Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ I’m ashamed to say that Humans, Bow Down is the first James Patterson novel I’ve ever read. But this was a good pick, I must tell you that. Patterson teams up with Emily Raymond to create a post-apocalyptic world in which humans are inferior to a robot society. … Continue reading Review: Humans, Bow Down by James Patterson and Emily Raymond