Tag: Epic Fantasy

Now Borrowing: Halls of Law

Now Borrowing: Halls of Law

Rapid Fire Review: Halls of Law tells the story of a reluctant heroine with rich world building, uncomfortably recognizable gender-based issues wrapped up in a prophecy that makes this journeyman’s tale stands apart. It was a surprisingly quick read for almost 500 pages.  I loved how Escalda used the ever-controversial theme of women in power and a […]

October 26, 2017
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Now Borrowing: The Heart of ..

Now Borrowing: The Heart of What Was Lost

If you’ve haven’t read the original “Memory, Sorrow and Thorn” trilogy, and you’re a fan of fantasy, then you’ve missed out on some remarkable writing. That being said, you do not need to have read how this sojourn into war began to enjoy this trip into the World of Osten Ard. In The Heart of […]

January 5, 2017
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Now Borrowing: And I Darken

Now Borrowing: And I Darken

Overall Review- 4.5 out of 5: This is a dark, twisted, savagely beautiful story almost Gothic in its imagery and fearless in its storytelling. It is an immersive experience; one I fully intend to revisit often. It’s witty, at turns touching, more than occasionally funny (alright that might just be me), and unapologetically violent when need be. […]

June 29, 2016
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Now Borrowing: Trial of Inte..

Now Borrowing: Trial of Intentions

  *This book is the second in a Vault of Heaven series – it can be read as a stand alone  – but the start of this journey and our understanding of the characters begins in The Unremembered* Trial of Intentions brings you into a world on the brink of war and in the midst of mythical and […]

November 16, 2015
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