Thursday, 11 February 2016

When Downing downed the regicides

Anna Belfrage
Anna Belfrage says “17th century cloak & dagger: When Downing downed the regicides”
annabelfrage.wordpress.com — When I was a little girl, I devoured all kinds of historical fiction, and when the novels didn’t tell me enough I went to the history section, checking out heavy dusty tomes to further dig into wha...

The best recent fantasy novels – review roundup

AntrimCycle
AntrimCycle says “The best recent fantasy novels – review roundup”
www.theguardian.com — Eric Brown on The Watchmaker of Filigree Street by Natasha Pulley, Skin by Ilka Tampke, Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho, The Ragthorn by Robert Holdstock and Garry Kilworth, and The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard

The Great Lighthouse at Rhakotis - Extract from Aftermath of Armageddon - FirstWorld

Kris The Bard
Kris The Bard says “The Great Lighthouse at Rhakotis – Extract from Aftermath of Armageddon”
firstworld.info — As if on cue, the door burst open and a flustered Aglaral rushed in. “Forgive my tardiness, Great Sage, but I have urgent news of the greatest import. Word has just been received from Rhakotis that a large fleet of ships, brimful of fighting men, has entered the Middle Sea. It is believed to be …