Tag Archives: fantasy

Fantasy Sub-Genres

Originally posted on Nicholas C. Rossis:
Image: Pixabay When I finished my first book in the Pearseus universe, I was faced with an unexpected problem: everyone kept saying that identifying your genre was important. But my book crossed many genres. It was, essentially, a fantasy tale taking place in the future, with technology and a…

#NewRelease -THE HIDDEN CHILDREN by Reshma K.Barshikar #YA #magic

I’m sharing this new release today, because I think it sounds really interesting – hope you agree ~ Release Day Blitz ~ The Hidden Children (The Lost Grimoire #1) by Reshma K.Barshikar 13th November 2018 About the Book: ‘What price would you pay to be extraordinary? What would you do to speak to a butterfly?  […]

Looking for a great summer read? Try these…

Once again, I’ve joined up with a bunch of other authors to offer FREE summer reads, so take a look at this lovely selection… Click HERE  And if you’d like something other than fantasy (though in my book, why would you?), take a look at this HUGE selection – over 300 to choose from, some […]

Quotations by J.R.R. Tolkien

Originally posted on charles french words reading and writing:
(https://en.wikipedia.org) All of the following quotations are by J.R.R. Tolkien “I have claimed that Escape is one of the main functions of fairy-stories, and since I do not disapprove of them, it is plain that I do not accept the tone of scorn or pity with…

Grab yourself a holiday bargain – THE PRINCE’S MAN is on #SALE #fantasy #EpicFantasy

For a limited time only, THE PRINCE’S MAN is on sale at just 99c/99p worldwide! Find out why THE PRINCE’S MAN wins awards and rates 4.5 stars on Amazon Join Rustam Chalice, spy and ladies’ man, in a fast-paced adventure through a world of intrigue, magic, and deadly politics with a pinch of romance. Click […]

#FilmReview – STAR WARS, THE LAST JEDI #SF #fantasy

THE LAST JEDI Well, the good news is yes, I enjoyed it. Would I go see it again? Probably not. Unlike the original series, which I can still happily rewatch even now, years later, having seen them countless times, this newer batch just don’t grip me. The set piece, special effects-heavy battle scenes, both machine […]

Review – THE EMISSARY by Marcia Meara #fantasy #paranormal novella #angels

Just a quick post today – I am winding up my annual holiday so I’m exhausted! Now I need a holiday to recover… So a quickie review. My friend Marcia has gone a little further off the beaten track than she usually does, and ventured further into a delightful paranormal story, a novella spin off […]

Book Blast – SOUL WARRIOR, THE AGE OF KALI by Falguni Kothari #Fantasy #mythic #demons

★.•**•.★ Soul Warrior Book Blast ★.•**•.★  15th to 17th September, 2017     The Age of Kali is a series of mythic fantasy novels by international bestselling novelist Falguni Kothari. The first book of the series, Soul Warrior, introduces readers to a fictional law-governed Cosmos made up of heavenly, demonic and human realms and its […]

Book Blitz – STOLEN INK by Holly Evans #fantasy

Book Blitz~ Stolen Ink Author: Holly Evans Genre: Fantasy Date: 4th of August Hosted by: Ultimate Fantasy Book Tours Blurb: I’m Dacian, a tattoo magician. Life was pretty good. All I had to worry about was finding a pretty guy to fall into bed with at the end of the week. Then everything started to […]

How important is solid #Worldbuilding in a #fantasy novel?

I ask this question because I’m currently reading an Urban Fantasy novel that is causing me to scratch my head rather too often. I think the answer to the glitches in this specific novel is probably that it lacked beta readers to pull the author up over the many illogical facets of this world. If it […]