Reviews

Last Call. Book Review

February 16, 2017

Last Call by Tim Powers Gollancz, p/b, 400pp, £9.99 Reviewed by Catherine Mann Scott Crane used to play poker professionally under the guidance of his foster-father Ozzie, [...]

Expiration Date. Book Review

February 16, 2017

Expiration Date by Tim Powers Gollancz, p/b, 400pp, £9.99 Reviewed by Catherine Mann Itinerant electrician Pete Sullivan gets a warning call from his estranged twin sister [...]

The Sorcerer’s Daughter. Book Review

February 14, 2017

THE SORCERER’S DAUGHTER by Terry Brooks Orbit. h/b. 352pp. £20 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins The pilgrim passes unseen through Arishaig, just as he planned. Just one more [...]

Dominion. Book Review

February 14, 2017

DOMINION by Peter McLean Angry Robot Books. p/b. 400pp. £8.99 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins One year on and Don Drake is back, with a gnome, chasing a Rotman, whatever that [...]

The Vanishing Throne. Book Review

February 13, 2017

THE VANISHING THRONE by Elizabeth May Gollancz. p/b. 384pp. £16.99 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins Lady Alieana Kameron survived her last attack by the Wild Hunt but the fight [...]

The Dark Defiles. Book Review

February 13, 2017

THE DARK DEFILES by Richard Morgan Gollancz. p/b. 560pp. £9.99 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins Ringil killed a kraken, on a stormy ocean night, but no one’s given him a new [...]

Stranger of Tempest. Book Review

February 13, 2017

STRANGER OF TEMPEST by Tom Lloyd Gollancz. h/b. 481pp. £12.99 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins Lynx’s damsel in distress turns out to be far from it, in fact, and his rescue [...]

The Shadow of What Was Lost. Book Review

February 12, 2017

THE SHADOW OF WHAT WAS LOST by James Islington Orbit. h/b. 704pp. £16.99 Reviewed by Elloise Hopkins Tal watches the lightning illuminate the waters of Gryth Mmorg and light [...]
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