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WORLD Book Reviews June 17, 2013

World Magazine  June 17, 2013

My latest set of reviews for WORLD Magazine are out. In this edition, I review books by Rachel Aaron, Brandon Sanderson, David Walton, and Anthony Ryan. You can check them out once only through this link or the image below. (After a single viewing, you will be prevented from seeing them again without a subscription …

[BOOK REVIEW] A Memory of Light by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson

Genre: Epic Fantasy Hardcover: 912 pages Publisher: Tor Books Publication Date: January 8, 2013 ISBN-10: 0765325950 ISBN-13: 978-0765325952 Author Websites: Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson It’s over. The last book, the absolute, actual last book of The Wheel of Time will be officially available today. A Memory of Light co-written by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson, appears more than five years …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Frozen Sky by Jeff Carlson

Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction Paperback: 346 pages Publisher: Candlemark & Gleam Publication Date: September 15, 2012 ISBN-10: 1936460149 ISBN-13: 978-1936460144 Author Website: Jeff Carlson The Frozen Sky by Jeff Carlson is an expansion of Carlson’s popular novella of the same name. Incorporating the original story of terror on Europa (the frozen moon of Jupiter) the novel length version adds anthropology and …

[BOOK REVIEW] The Red Sun Also Rises by Mark Hodder

Genre: Sword and Planet, Steampunk Paperback: 375 pages Publisher: Pyr Publication Date: December 4, 2012 ISBN-10: 161614694X ISBN-13: 978-1616146948 Author Website: Mark Hodder Though the title indicates an allusion to Heminway’s masterwork The Sun Also Rise Mark Hodder’s foray into sword and planet storytelling lacks little in common with that novel – except for a similar sense of disillusionment in its …