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Fantasy Review: An Honest Death

Oct 22 2014 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome back to another special edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review—looking at the Writing Excuses podcast's anthology Shadows Beneath!  We've looked at Mary Robinette Kowal's "A Fire in the Heavens" and Dan Wells' "I.E.Demon."  Today's w...

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Fantasy Review: I.E.Demon

Oct 08 2014 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome back to another special edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review—looking at the Writing Excuses podcast's anthology Shadows Beneath!  Last week's featured story was Mary Robinette Kowal's "A Fire in the Heavens." We will pick up this time w...

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Fantasy Review: A Fire in the Heavens

Oct 01 2014 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

This month's Fantasy Review is going to be a little bit different.  The chosen book is Shadows Beneath, a short story anthology written by the four members of the Writing Excuses podcast: Mary Robinette Kowal, Dan Wells, Howard Tayler, and Brandon...

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Fantasy Review: Kushiel's Dart

Sep 10 2014 03:00 PM | Panchi in Fantasy Reviews

The review might contain a few spoilers. Kushiel's Dart by Jacqueline Carey Synopsis The story revolves around Phedre. She is a child of the Night Court but she was born with an imperfection in a place where any sort of imperfection is unacceptable....

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Fantasy Review: The Emperor's Blades

Aug 06 2014 03:00 PM | Moon Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Dragonmount’s Fantasy Review. For this edition, I am examining The Emperor’s Blades: Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne (Part I) by Brian Staveley. The sequel, The Providence of Fire,  is due to be published in January,...

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Fantasy Review: The God Engines

Jul 02 2014 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review.  This edition will talk about the novella The God Engines by Hugo award winner, John Scalzi.Slight spoilers will follow.The God EnginesBy John ScalziThe Synopsis:This story is about a god...

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Fantasy Review: Legion

Jun 04 2014 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review. Slight spoilers will follow. Legion By Brandon Sanderson The Synopsis: Stephen Leeds is a genius.  But rather than claim his own brilliance, Leeds manifests hallucinations, or "aspects...

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Fantasy Review: In the Midnight Hour

May 07 2014 03:00 PM | Panchi in Fantasy Reviews

This review might contain a few spoilers.  In the Midnight Hourby Patti O'Shea    Synopsis Ryne is a troubleshooter, like a police for the magic using Gineal. She has been assigned to hunt down her old mentor, Anise, who has been using d...

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Fantasy Review: DemonWars: First Heroes + Giveaway

Apr 03 2014 04:20 PM | Moon Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

[EDIT:  The deadline has been extended to April 30th, 2014 for anyone who would like to enter!]   Welcome to this special edition of Dragonmount’s Fantasy Review. This month, I want to take the opportunity to present to you the two book...

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Fantasy Review: The Way of Kings

Mar 05 2014 11:00 AM | Misheru in Fantasy Reviews

On March 4th, The Words of Radiance, the second book in Brandon Sanderson's epic The Stormlight Archive series, came out. So this month the review will be on the first book in the series. The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson This post will contain s...

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Fantasy Review: Thirteen Orphans

Feb 05 2014 04:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review. Spoilers will follow. Thirteen Orphans: Breaking the Wall By Jane Lindskold The Synopsis: College sophomore, Brenda Morris, is taken by her father to meet an old family friend in northern C...

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Fantasy Review: Domain

Jan 01 2014 04:00 AM | Panchi in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Fantasy Review. This review might contain a few spoilers. Domain by Steve Alten Synopsis: The story is based on the Mayan prophecy that the world would end in 2012. Dominique Vasquez is a psychologist transferred to the...

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Fantasy Review: Night's Rose

Dec 04 2013 04:00 PM | Moon Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another Edition of Dragonmount’s Fantasy Review. This review will contain slight spoilers. Night’s Rose By Annaliese Evans Synopsis: Rosemarie Edenberg, who is known by the name Briar Rose, hunts down the ogre tribes who hunt the humans of...

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Fantasy Review: Shades of Milk and Honey

Nov 07 2013 04:00 AM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

Welcome to another edition of Dragonmount's Fantasy Review.  This will contain slight spoilers. Shades of Milk and Honey By Mary Robinette Kowal The Synopsis: Set in an alternate history of Regency England, Jane Ellsworth—an old maid at tw...

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Fantasy Review: The Black God's War

Oct 02 2013 03:00 PM | Panchi in Fantasy Reviews

As you may have noticed there have been Fantasy Reviews for the past two months. This month's book is The Black God's War: Splendor and Ruin by Moses Siregar III. This review will contain slight spoilers. Synopsis: The story revolves around a war bet...

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Fantasy Review: Replica by Jenna Black

Sep 04 2013 03:00 PM | Moon Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

As you may be aware, Dragonmount has occasionally featured reviews for books within the sci-fi/fantasy genre. We are now making this a regular, monthly feature. On the first Wednesday of every month, the Front Page Bloggers will feature a book that we...

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Fantasy Review: The Six-Gun Tarot

Aug 07 2013 03:00 PM | Mashiara Sedai in Fantasy Reviews

In the past, Dragonmount has occasionally featured reviews for other books within the sci-fi/fantasy genre.  We're going to start that up again!  So, on the first Wednesday of every month, one of the Front Page Bloggers will feature a book th...

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DM Fantasy Interview: Patrick Rothfuss

May 17 2011 10:10 AM | Luckers in Fantasy Reviews

The Dragonmount Fantasy Review InterviewPatrick RothfussHey everyone! I’ve got a bit of a special surprise for you. Our next review isn't due until June, but this was burning a hole in my pocket and I couldn't wait to share it. Following my review of P...

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Dragonmount Fantasy Review: R. Scott Bakker

May 04 2011 03:00 PM | Luckers in Fantasy Reviews

The Dragonmount Fantasy ReviewThe Prince of Nothing by R. Scott BakkerThis month on Dragonmount's Fantasy Review, I’ll be looking at R. Scott Bakker’s The Prince of Nothing Trilogy, which is the first series in a two part set that will be called The S...

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Dragonmount Fantasy Review: Steven Erikson

Apr 06 2011 03:00 PM | Luckers in Fantasy Reviews

The Dragonmount Fantasy ReviewThe Malazan Book of the Fallen by Steven EriksonWelcome back to Dragonmount's monthly fantasy review. This month's review is on Steven Erikson's epic fantasy series, The Malazan Book of the Fallen. Don't let the singular u...

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DM Fantasy Review: Patrick Rothfuss

Mar 09 2011 04:00 PM | Luckers in Fantasy Reviews

The Dragonmount Fantasy ReviewThe Kingkiller Chronicles by Patrick RothfussI get asked a lot what books I’d suggest Wheel of Time fans read whilst they’re awaiting A Memory of Light, to such an extent that I thought it might be fun for everyone is we h...

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