sci-fi / fantasy

Hell is Empty Blog Tour with Author, Conrad Williams

Origins I grew up in a semi-detached police house with Leonora, my police mum and Grenville, my police dad. They met while working together at Warrington police station. I had visions of them courting while doing a ton along the A49 in a panda car, chasing down crooks. By all accounts it was much more… Continue reading Hell is Empty Blog Tour with Author, Conrad Williams

sci-fi / fantasy

Review: The Empress Game – Cloak of War

The second installment of the Empress Game trilogy opens with Kayla still trapped in her role as Princess Isolde. The battle she was needed to fight on the Princess' behalf is over but the war is just beginning. Kayla and IDC agent Malkor along with other agents are still trying to make sense of their… Continue reading Review: The Empress Game – Cloak of War

Paranormal

Angels of Music by Kim Newman – A Twist of Gothic Supernatural Mystery with a touch of “Jane” Bond

Okay, this book is fun. Kim Newman is well-known for bringing his own, unique vision to many tales we may think we know well. "Angels of Music" is no exception to this. If you think this is about the Phantom of the opera, think again! The "Phantom", Erik, actually runs what one might consider to… Continue reading Angels of Music by Kim Newman – A Twist of Gothic Supernatural Mystery with a touch of “Jane” Bond

Books

Book Review: Harsh Gods by Michelle Belanger

I thoroughly enjoyed "Conspiracy of Angels" by Michelle Belanger so I was delighted when I received a copy of "Harsh Gods". This novel is a "Novel of the Shadowside  and the second book about Zack Westland. Zack is an angel. He's not the kind of angel you might expect in a novel, in fact, he's… Continue reading Book Review: Harsh Gods by Michelle Belanger

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Book Review: Visit “New Pompeii” For Intrigue

What if your passion was Roman history, Pompeii and Latin and you were offered a chance to be immersed in the culture? What if that culture was composed of actual Roman's because a company named NovusPart had begun to understand how to move people through time? Of course, you would go to work with NovusPart… Continue reading Book Review: Visit “New Pompeii” For Intrigue

Interviews

Author Ariel S. Winter On “The Twenty Year Death”

Charlotte Kinzie || Kamloops, BC “The Twenty Year Death” stayed with me.  It’s been a couple of weeks since I finished this trilogy of crime novels but I found myself thinking about the characters on and off.   When I was offered an opportunity to interview author, Ariel S. Winter, I accepted gladly. -=-=-=- char:… Continue reading Author Ariel S. Winter On “The Twenty Year Death”

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Time’s Last Gift, by Philip Jose Farmer – Reprinted

Philip Jose Farmer is one of those authors many of us have on our “to read” list.  He’s been on mine for a while.  Fortunately, Titan Books is reprinting a lot of his work. When I picked up Time’s Last Gift and began to read, I was skeptical;  I’m not one to embrace time-travel stories.  I find them to… Continue reading Time’s Last Gift, by Philip Jose Farmer – Reprinted