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The Blue Rose

Recently, I read The Blue Rose by Australian author Kate Forsyth, a historical…

The Copper Promise

I recently read The Copper Promise, the first novel in The Copper Cat…

The City of Brass

The City of Brass is the first installment in the debut fantasy series…

Godsgrave

Godsgrave is the second volume in the adult dark fantasy The Nevernight Chronicles…

Beauty in Thorns

I just finished reading historical fiction novel, Beauty in Thorns by Australian author…

Nevernight

Nevernight is the first instalment in an adult Fantasy series The Nevernight Chronicle…

Wolfskin

I recently read Wolfskin, the first volume in the duology, The Saga of…

Heart's Blood

Heart’s Blood is a Historical Fantasy by Australian-New Zealand author Juliet Marillier, following…

Lord of the Darkwood

The Lord of the Darkwood is the final installment in the  Fantasy series The…

Spinning Silver

The best-selling US author Naomi Novik returns to her Polish heritage in a retelling…

Den of Wolves

Den of Wolves is the final volume in the Fantasy series Blackthorn &…

The Darkest Road

The Darkest Road is the final volume in The Fionavar Tapestry by Guy…

The Norse Myths

A clear and easily understood collection of retellings, The Penguin Book of Norse…

Amerindian Folktales

The anthology Coming to Light was originally published in 1996 and edited by…

Goddess

Goddess by Australian author Kelly Gardiner is a witty, complex and beautiful novel re-telling…

The Wandering Fire

The Wandering Fire is the second volume in the Fantasy trilogy The Fionavar…

The Summer Tree

The Summer Tree is the first volume in the epic Fantasy trilogy The…

The Wild Girl

The Wild Girl by Kate Forsyth proved greater than expectations for a recounting…

Tower of Thorns

Tower of Thorns is the second volume in the Blackthorn & Grim series…

The Beast's Garden

The Beast’s Garden by Kate Forsyth is a meticulously researched historical fiction set…

Dreamer's Pool

In the most recent trilogy by Juliet Marillier, Blackthorn & Grim begins with…