Children's fiction, Fantasy, Uncategorized

The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde

Narrated by: Elizabeth Jasicki I stumbled on this multiple times before I decided to give it a shot also since I once again forgot that the next two books were not available to me at this time, I will probably only listening to this one and may look out for the others. That may seem like… Continue reading The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde

Adventure, Fantasy

Crooked Kingdom (The Six of Crows Duology #2) by Leigh Bardugo

I read and reviewed the previous book earlier on the blog: I picked the second instalment a while ago but was unable to read it because I realised I had not done a very good job of reading the first. I liked the first but was not blown away as I had expected and promptly… Continue reading Crooked Kingdom (The Six of Crows Duology #2) by Leigh Bardugo

Fantasy, Short Stories

Not So Stories by Adiwijaya Iskandar; Joseph Elliott-Coleman; Raymond Gates; Zina Hutton; Georgina Kamsika; Cassandra Khaw; Paul Krueger; Stewart Hotston; Tauriq Moosa; Jeannette Ng; Ali Nouraei; Zedeck Siew; Wayne Santos; Achala Upendran

I do not remember reading the Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling, but I must have done because I felt a hint of recognition at the tone of some of the stories. I liked the content of the foreword, but I think that also set my bar incredibly high about what I was to encounter… Continue reading Not So Stories by Adiwijaya Iskandar; Joseph Elliott-Coleman; Raymond Gates; Zina Hutton; Georgina Kamsika; Cassandra Khaw; Paul Krueger; Stewart Hotston; Tauriq Moosa; Jeannette Ng; Ali Nouraei; Zedeck Siew; Wayne Santos; Achala Upendran

Fantasy

Smoke & Summons by Charlie N. Holmberg

Narrated by: Scott Merriman, Lauren Ezzo I read the whole Paper Magician series by the author but only reviewed The Plastic Magician on the blog. I also found The Fifth Doll pretty entertaining, so I started this new series with some semblance of excitement. We are introduced to a world where the Almighty is someone/thing called the… Continue reading Smoke & Summons by Charlie N. Holmberg

Adventure, Fantasy

Elven Winter (The Saga of the Elven #2) by Bernhard Hennen

Edwin Miles (Translator), Michael Page (Narrator)   I reviewed the previous book above. Using the word 'previous' would be a misnomer of sorts because it turned out to my surprise that the second book is not really a second book. Let me take a breath and explain further.   In the first review (if you do check… Continue reading Elven Winter (The Saga of the Elven #2) by Bernhard Hennen