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Julia Frazer

Julia Frazer

Julia Frazer has been a devoted science fiction and fantasy reader since elementary school. Her favorite books involve women who kick ass. She is based in sunny California.

An Interview with Ed McDonald

This summer, acclaimed author Ed McDonald will be releasing Daughter of Redwinter, the first novel in his brand-new fantasy series. The novel follows teenage protagonist Raine as she reckons with her forbidden ability to...

REVIEW: Nolyn by Michael J. Sullivan

Bestselling author Michael J. Sullivan has just released the first book in his new trilogy, The Rise and Fall. Nolyn is set in the same world as Sullivan’s beloved Riyria novels and The Legends...

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REVIEW: Sidewinders by Robert V.S. Redick

Sidewinders by Robert V.S. Redick is an ambitious, impressive novel that rightfully takes its place within the halls of classic desert fantasy.  Sidewinders, which will be released on July 6, 2021, is the second...

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An interview with Robert V. S. Redick

Author Robert V.S. Redick is soon to release Sidewinders, the second installment in his dark epic trilogy, The Fire Sacraments. You may recognize Redick from his Chathrand Voyage series. Redick has also contributed to...

REVIEW: The Empire’s Ruin by Brian Staveley

Brian Staveley’s The Empire’s Ruin is a solid and enjoyable return to the dark and vivid world of the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne series. In the first novel of his new trilogy, Staveley...

REVIEW: This Virtual Night by C.S. Friedman

This Virtual Night is C.S. Friedman’s long-awaited sequel to her 1998 cyberpunk success, This Alien Shore. The speculative fiction author’s latest space opera, second in the Outworlds series, has a brand new cast of...

REVIEW: This Alien Shore by C.S. Friedman

C.S. Friedman recently released a somewhat unexpected sequel to her 1998 novel This Alien Shore last month: This Virtual Night. This Alien Shore is C.S. Friedman’s most successful science fiction work and was listed...

An Interview with C.S. Friedman

Speculative fiction author C.S. Friedman has released a sequel to her cyberpunk hit This Alien Shore, a New York Times Notable Book of the Year in 1998. The new novel titled This Virtual Night follows unlikely allies...

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REVIEW: The Pyres by Dylan Doose

The Pyres is the third book in the Sword and Sorcery series by Dylan Doose. All is not well in the war-ridden kingdom of Romaria, and Theron, Kendrick, and Aldous must find a way...

REVIEW: Catacombs of Time by Dylan Doose

Catacombs of Time is the second book in Dylan Doose’s Sword and Sorcery series. Taking place roughly 300 years after and many miles away from the events of Fire and Sword, the short novella...