Category: Fantasy

Review: The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan

Review: The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan

The Dragon Reborn is where things really start getting good. PLEASE NOTE that I am speaking strictly from the REREAD perspective. If you have never read the series before, the first two books are spectacular. Spectacular x5, even. It’s only knowing what’s coming and being impatient to get to the even better parts that makes […]

— Posted April 3, 2015 by Jessica / 8 Comments
Review: Ravenstoke by Augusta Blythe

Review: Ravenstoke by Augusta Blythe

Winterborne is the first book in this series, and I pretty much jumped straight into this second one as soon as I finished that one. There are going to be major spoilers ahead if you plan on reading Winterborne. Now that Loie knows about what she is-a Universal-and knows about her powers, her life pretty […]

— Posted March 28, 2015 by Lorna / 13 Comments
Review: The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan

Review: The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan

For whatever reason, this is the installment that’s held up the least well for me. Not b/c it’s not awesome—it absolutely is—but b/c even MORE awesomeness is IMMINENT. And I know it (b/c fiendish rereader). SO. We have a Dragon Reborn and a Wolfbrother, but what’s behind door #3? *raises hand* b/c I know, I […]

— Posted March 27, 2015 by Jessica / 5 Comments
Review: Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier

Review: Dreamer’s Pool by Juliet Marillier

I know I mentioned that I’m a longtime fan of Juliet Marillier in the not too distant past. How I kept reading Shadowfell despite it’s lackluster beginning, and how Raven Flight renewed my faith in her abilities. There are many reasons for that faith, but the simplest way to explain it is that in fantasy […]

— Posted March 20, 2015 by Jessica / 16 Comments