Erinland

Erinland by Kathryn Berryman Genre: Epic Fantasy Two troubled young adults find themselves key players in a deadly game that spans the 21st century and the Viking Age. Amy, finding it difficult to ‘fit in’, becomes increasingly obsessed with the virtual reality game Erinland. The VR characters and the mist of Erin begin to invade…

Elemental Trials

Errant Spark Elemental Trials Book 1 by Ronelle Antoinette Genre: Fantasy Romance They say to keep your friends close and your enemies closer, but In Egalion’s Imperial court, you can’t tell one from the other…especially when they change at the flip of a coin. Behind the luxury and splendor lies a realm of treachery where…

Sin Eater

Sin Eater The Aria Knight Chronicles Book 1 By Alesha Escobar and Samantha Lafantasie Genre: Fantasy, Paranormal Aria Knight has an unusual set of skills: she will hold back the hounds of Hell so you can fly toward the Pearly Gates, and she will wipe your slate clean so that you don’t become karma’s bitch…for…

Rebel Queen

Rebel Queen Dragonkin Chronicles Book 1 by David Temrick Genre: Fantasy Cassandra has a problem, and it’s only the first of many. Being raised as the youngest child in a family of great heroes would be a challenge for anyone. Until a few days ago, Cassandra was content with her role as a child of…

Book two of the Great Old Ones series, tribute to J R R Tolkien.

A bit later than I expected (and wanted) the second book of the tribute series is ready. it had been reviewed and edited and it will be sent to various competitions and contests before I will prepare the interior and cover for it to be published. There will another appendix and a further part of…

Dragonhunters

Dragonhunters by Garon Whited Genre: Epic Fantasy You don’t become a hero for the money. The money’s nice, sure, but you become a hero because something inside compels you, drives you to it. Defending people from monsters simply doesn’t pay well enough to make it a good career move. As for hunting dragons… well, the…

Awakening Series

First Blade Awakening Series Book 1 By Jane Hinchey Genre: Paranormal Romance, Urban Fantasy Georgia Pearce possesses remarkable psychic abilities. When she discovers an ancient dagger hidden in her workshop, she knows it can only mean one thing. Trouble. Trouble arrives in the form of Zak Goodwin, an entity more powerful – and definitely sexier…

Nightlord Series

Sunset Nightlord Series Book 1 by Garon Whited Genre: Urban Fantasy, Paranormal Eric didn’t ask to be a vampire. In fact, he didn’t even believe in them. Then he meets a beautiful woman, wakes up with a hangover, and bites his tongue with his own fangs. Which pretty much settles the question. Now he’s trying…

Benediction Denied

Benediction Denied A Labyrinth of Souls Novel by Elizabeth Engstrom Genre: Epic Fantasy While hydrologist Adam Swan is engaged in humanitarian efforts to bring water to a small, isolated village in the Congo, he is kidnapped by rebel thugs and thrown into a makeshift prison. He is left to die—or worse—if his ransom is not…

Rise of the Sea Witch

  Rise of the Sea Witch by Stacey Rourke Genre: Paranormal Fantasy Details of the sea witch’s banishment have been exaggerated. The body count that preempted it was not. Once an illustrious princess, her hands and tentacles were stained with the blood of thousands. No one could comprehend how the hooks of madness dragged her…

Immortal Love Series

Soul-Mate The Immortal Love Series Book 1 by Anna Santos Genre: Paranormal Romance, Urban Fantasy Annabel is a bad-ass hybrid hunter, seeking revenge from the vampire who killed her parents and put her brother in a coma. Arriving in a new town with an undercover identity to protect and the mission to find a pureblood…

Rebel Vampires

Blood Dragons Rebel Vampires Volume 1 By Rosemary A Johns Genre: Urban Fantasy How do you rebel in a family vampires? AWARD-WINNING URBAN FANTASY “In a precarious world where vampires are both predator and prey, Blood Dragons deftly blends elements of paranormal thriller and passionate romance… A character-driven, sizzling-hot saga” – Midwest Book Review Escape…

Land of Oyr’s Epic Metal Reviews 4. Medieval Steel

Medieval Steel was first heard through their EP in 1984 a classic now album and with another demo release in 1989 they created many expectations but were lost for many years. Almost twenty years after they returned with some compilations releasing their older songs but with few new material. It would take another ten years for…

Levels of Fantasy

Inspired by this interesting article about differences of epic fantasy and sword and sorcery I will try to put my own interpretation adding a third element high fantasy. being both a military history enthusiast and a role-playing games lover I will use two different equivalents to show the differences. There are three levels of military engagements….

EPIC METAL REVIEWS SERIES (updated)

Now we are rolling like thunder! i have got another two great bands for review as you will see bellow I had to postpone for a while the metal reviews series but we are back on track and we will continue! Well since I have made already some few posts about new and old epic…

Angel Knights

The Angel Knights Prequel/Novella by Mary Ting Genre: Urban Fantasy Michael and Claudia’s decision to move back to Crossroads was to keep their children safe, but they can’t escape who they are. Their children, Zachary and Lucia, were destined to be demon hunters—Venators. From the age they were able to hold a sword, they were…

Land of Oyr’s Epic Metal Reviews 3. Validor

After many problems, we are back on track with our epic metal reviews. Validor is a metal band from Greece with more than a decade of existence and three full albums up to now. They play a brutal epic sound being in their own way unique and original. Their latest album Hail to Fire is…

The Goddess’s Choice Release Blitz

The Goddess’s Choice The Kronicles of Korthlundia Book 1 by Jamie Marchant Genre: Epic Fantasy In a world where the corrupt church hides the truth about magic, the fate of the joined kingdom falls on the shoulders of two young people from opposite ends of the social hierarchy. Crown Princess Samantha’s life begins to fall…

R. E. Howard

Eighty-one years ago the man that created Conan decided to abandon life. Thankfully he had left a rich heritage behind for us to follow. I have paid my tribute to this great author, may Crom judge him well (and me).