Acacia: The War with the Mein by Anthony Durham
 

Acacia: The War with the Mein

Review

 
Fool’s Assassin by Robin Hobb (spoiler free)
 

Fool’s Assassin

Spoiler Free Review

 
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The Avengers: Age of Ultron

Trailer Released

 

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Fantasy Book Club – October 2014: Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury

Fantasy Book Club – October 2014: Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury 

For October, I asked our members to find a great Halloween read. We voted to read Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury. I’m really looking forward to spending my October reading and discussing this one. Hope you can join us! A masterpiece of modern Gothic literature, Something Wicked This Way Comes is the […]

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Fantasy Book Club – September 2014: The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North

Fantasy Book Club – September 2014: The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North 

For September, our members voted to read The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North. Quite curious about this one, it sounds like a fun change of pace. The extraordinary journey of one unforgettable character – a story of friendship and betrayal, loyalty and redemption, love and loneliness and the inevitable march of […]

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Fantasy Book Club – August 2014: Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan

Fantasy Book Club – August 2014: Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan 

For August, our members voted to read Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan. There are a number of great reviews for this one, including one here on Fantasy-Faction where it earned a 9 star rating. I really enjoyed it as well and am quite looking forward to the discussion on it! The Age of Kings […]

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Fantasy Book Club – July 2014: Red Rising by Pierce Brown

Fantasy Book Club – July 2014: Red Rising by Pierce Brown 

For July, our members voted to read Red Rising by Pierce Brown. The war begins… Darrow is a Helldiver, one of a thousand men and women who live in the vast caves beneath the surface of Mars. Generations of Helldivers have spent their lives toiling to mine the precious elements that will allow the planet to […]

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Fantasy Book Club – June 2014: King Rat by China Miéville

Fantasy Book Club – June 2014: King Rat by China Miéville 

For June, our members voted to read King Rat by China Miéville. Something is stirring in London’s dark, stamping out its territory in brickdust and blood. Something has murdered Saul Garamond’s father, and left Saul to pay for the crime. But a shadow from the urban waste breaks into Saul’s prison cell and leads him […]

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Fantasy Book Club – May 2014: Mayhem by Sarah Pinborough

Fantasy Book Club – May 2014: Mayhem by Sarah Pinborough 

For May, our members voted to read Mayhem by Sarah Pinborough. I’ve seen some great reviews for this one, including on here on Fantasy-Faction where it earned a 10 star rating. I look forward to reading it myself hope a number of people join us. A new killer is stalking the streets of London’s East […]

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Fantasy Book Club – April 2014: Daughter of the Empire by Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts

Fantasy Book Club – April 2014: Daughter of the Empire by Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts 

This month we are reading Daughter of the Empire by Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts as our selection for an Asian inspired SFF. Magic and murder engulf the realm of Kelewan. Fierce warlords ignite a bitter blood feud to enslave the empire of Tsuranuanni. While in the opulent Imperial courts, assassins and spymasters plot […]

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Fantasy Book Club – March 2014: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman

Fantasy Book Club – March 2014: Seraphina by Rachel Hartman 

For March, we were looking for books with a female protagonist. Our book club selected Seraphina by Rachel Hartman. I’ve seen some great reviews for this one, including on here on Fantasy-Faction where it earned a 10 star rating. I look forward to reading it myself and hope a number of people join us. In […]

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Fantasy Book Club – February 2014: Lions of Al-Rassan by Guy Gavriel Kay

Fantasy Book Club – February 2014: Lions of Al-Rassan by Guy Gavriel Kay 

For February, our book club has selected The Lions of Al-Rassan by Guy Gavriel Kay. I have heard so much praise for Kay’s books and that his prose is just a joy to read, so I am really looking forward to finally reading one of his books, and even happier that I get to read […]

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Fantasy Book Club – January 2014: Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson

Fantasy Book Club – January 2014: Gardens of the Moon by Steven Erikson 

January is the time for New Year’s resolutions. It’s too early in the year to give up and have excuses, right? Well, our book club read this month is going to be Garden’s of the Moon by Steven Erikson. It’s the start to a very established series in the genre, Malazan Book of the Fallen. […]

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Fantasy Book Club – December 2013: Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway

Fantasy Book Club – December 2013: Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway 

Our theme for December was Award Nominees from this year, and our members voted to read Angelmaker by Nick Harkaway. Award List: – Arthur C. Clarke Award Nominee for Best Novel (2013) – Winner of The Kitschies for Red Tentacle (Novel) (2012) Praise: “Angelmaker is another cracking book from Nick Harkaway. It’s a mix of […]

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Sci-Fi Book Club – November 2013: Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

Sci-Fi Book Club – November 2013: Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie 

In November, we’ll be reading Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie. I’ve heard a number of positive reviews for this recently and hope to see a many of you join us! If you are debating, keep in mind this is looking to be our final Science Fiction Book Club read, so please consider showing your support […]

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