Tag: fantasy

Book Review: The Disciple and Other Stories of the Paranormal by Gini Koch writing as Jemma Chase

Book Review: The Disciple and Other Stories of the Paranormal by Gini Koch writing as Jemma Chase A time-traveling vampire hunter. The search for the hottest place on Earth. A salvage hunter at the edge of the galaxy. A maze that grows more terrifying with each turn. And someone trapped in a deadly game of […]

Book Review: Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte

Seventeen-year-old Keralie Corrington may seem harmless, but she’s, in fact, one of Quadara’s most skilled thieves and a liar. Varin, on the other hand, is an honest, upstanding citizen of Quadara’s most enlightened region, Eonia. He runs afoul of Keralie when she steals a package from him, putting his life in danger. When Varin attempts […]

Review: “Choices” Edited by Mercedes Lackey

The twelfth anthology of short stories set in the beloved Valdemar universe, featuring stories by debut and established authors and a brand-new story from Lackey herself. The Heralds of Valdemar are the kingdom’s ancient order of protectors. They are drawn from all across the land, from all walks of life, and at all ages–and all […]

Book Review: Roar of Sky by Beth Cato

Book Review: Roar of Sky by Beth Cato In this stunning conclusion to the acclaimed Blood of Earth trilogy—a thrilling alternate history laced with earth magic, fantastic creatures, and steampunk elements—geomancer Ingrid must find a way to use her extraordinary abilities to save her world from the woman hell-bent on destroying it. Thanks to her […]

Book Review: Call of Fire by Beth Cato

Book Review: Call of Fire by Beth Cato When an earthquake devastates San Francisco in an alternate 1906, the influx of geomantic energy nearly consumes Ingrid Carmichael. Bruised but alive, the young geomancer flees the city with her friends, Cy, Lee, and Fenris. She is desperate to escape Ambassador Blum, the cunning and dangerous bureaucrat […]

Book Review: Breath of Earth by Beth Cato

Book Review: Breath of Earth by Beth Cato After the earth’s power under her city is suddenly left unprotected, a young geomancer must rely on her unique magic to survive in this fresh fantasy novel from the author of the acclaimed The Clockwork Dagger. In an alternate 1906, the United States and Japan have forged a powerful […]

CoKoCon 2018 Recap

CoKoCon 2018 was a smashing success! We had wonderful interactions with all the authors that we work with on a regular basis. We sold out completely of three of Beth Cato’s books! We loved working with our local author guest of honor. Harry Turtledove, our Author Guest of Honor, was fantastic, personable, knowledgeable, and charming. […]

CoKoCon 2018: News Update!

Do you have your membership to CoKoCon 2018 yet? Guess what, the convention is in two weeks and if there is any author you want to buy a book from or meet, now’s the time to get your membership before prices go up. Right now, until August 24th, price is $50 for adults and half […]

Review “Dark Crystal” Old Favorite, Beautiful As Ever

Since the movie premiered in 1982, I’ve loved this film. My husband is about the biggest fan you’ll ever meet. I have a copy of the original book and we own the collector’s edition of the film. So when Fathom Events announced that they would be having a special screening for the 35th anniversary, we […]

Review: The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water A Modern Fairytale Do you love fairytales? I do, so much so that they were my only form of reading in my early years. Fairytales aren’t always pretty and sweet, like Disney. The true fairy tales are dark, forbidding, and teach us lessons about life. Guillermo Del Toro has mastered this […]