Book Review: Shadow of a Dark Queen by Raymond E. Feist

Title: Shadow of a Dark Queen Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1994 Rating: 4,5 stars Something dark is moving in distant nations, and ancient powers ready themselves for a final confrontation. A Dark Queen has raised a standard in remote lands and is gathering armies of unmatched might. Into […]

Book Review: The King’s Buccaneer by Raymond E. Feist

Title: The King’s Buccaneer Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1992 Rating: 4 stars Set ten years after the events recounted in Prince of the Blood, The King’s Buccaneer is a new and exciting epic adventure from one of the world’s most popular fantasy writers. Long recovered from the ravages […]

Book Review: Prince of the Blood by Raymond E. Feist

Title: Prince of the Blood Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1989 Rating: 3,5 stars Set twenty years after the events so brilliantly told in his Riftwar Saga, Prince of the Blood follows the intrigues and adventures that erupt when a group of powerful nobles attempt to overthrow the Empress […]

Book Review: A Darkness at Sethanon by Raymond E. Feist

Title: A Darkness at Sethanon Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1986 Rating: 4,5 stars A Darkness at Sethanon is the stunning climax to Raymond E. Feist’s brilliant epic fantasy trilogy, the Riftwar Saga. Here be dragons and sorcery, swordplay, quests, pursuits, intrigues, stratagems, journeys to the darkest realms of […]

Book Review: The Last Witchfinder by James Morrow

Title: The Last Witchfinder Author: James Morrow Genre: Historical fiction Year of Publication: 2006 Pages: 497p. Rating: 4,5 stars In the spring of 1688, Walter Stearne, Witchfinder General for Mercia and East Anglia, roams the countryside in search of heretics, delivering the English nation from Satan’s hordes. His daughter Jennet is left behind in the […]

Book Review: Silverthorn by Raymond E. Feist

Title: Silverthorn Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1985 Rating: 4 stars Silverthorn is the astonishing sequel to Magician – and an even more stirring tale of the imagination. Once again the magical worlds of Midkemia and Kelewan come alive, peopled with princes, kings, squires – and warriors. In Silverthorn […]

Book Review: Magician by Raymond E. Feist

Title: Magician Author: Raymond E. Feist Genre: Fantasy, High Fantasy Year of publication: 1982 – edited version published in 1992 Rating: 5 stars At Crydee, a frontier outpost in the tranquil Kingdom of the Isles, an orphan boy, Pug, is apprenticed to a master magician – and the destinies of two worlds are changed forever. […]

Book Review: Daggerspell by Katherine Kerr

Title: Daggerspell Author: Katherine Kerr Genre: Fantasy, Celtic Fantasy, Sword and Sorcery Year of publication: 1993 Rating: 4,5 stars Even as a young girl, Jill was a favorite of the magical, mysterious Wildfolk, who appeared to her from their invisible realm. Little did she know her extraordinary friends represented but a glimpse of a forgotten […]