Fantasia Reviews The Great Hearts

The Great Hearts is a dark fantasy, coming of age adventure. Those are two hats that are difficult to wear, and to say that The Great Hearts does both well would be an exaggeration. Weaving between past and present (with an emphasis on the past) the tale follows a boy who will become Imperator and his brother.

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Fantasia Reviews Lucifer’s Star

Fantasia Reviews Lucifer’s Star by C. T. Phipps Ages 16+ Published 10/13/2016 “From the bestselling author of The Rules of Supervillainy: Cassius Mass was the greatest star pilot of the Crius Archduchy. He fought fiercely for his cause, only to watch his nation fall to the Interstellar Commonwealth. It was only after that he realized…

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Fantasia Reviews The Severaine

The Severaine by K.J. Simmill Ages 14+ Published 9/1/2016 Check out our review of the first book of the series, Darrienia (The Forgotten Legacies Series Book 1). “Sequel to the Award winning book, Darrienia. Civilisations rise and fall leaving only dust and legend in their wake. Kingdoms were lost, and races forgotten. Across the countless…

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Fantaisa Reviews The Tainted Crown

The Tainted Crown by Meg Cowley Ages 14+ Published 2/27/2017 “Read the series described as “Game of Thrones for teenagers”… What is the price of kingship? The kingdom of Caledan is thrown into turmoil by the queen’s murder.  Her heir, Soren, flees with a price on his head after being framed for the killing by his…

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Fantasia Reviews The Crimson Queen

The Crimson Queen by Alec Hutson Ages 12+ Published 12/3/2016 “Long ago the world fell into twilight, when the great empires of old consumed each other in sorcerous cataclysms. In the south the Star Towers fell, swallowed by the sea, while the black glaciers descended upon the northern holdfasts, entombing the cities of Min-Ceruth in…

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Fantasia Reviews Thief’s Blade

Thief’s Blade by C. Greenwood Published March 22, 2017 Ages 12+ “Luka’s carefree existence as the spoiled son of a minor noble ended the day his family was arrested and imprisoned in the Eyeless Tower. His father, a political rival to the praetor of Camdon, would never live to see freedom again. Luka should have…

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Fantasia Reviews Severance

Severance by Haven Cage Published 3/11/2017 Ages 16+ “In Severance, a dark, adult urban fantasy novel from the Faltering Souls series, Nevaeh has to face the overpowering gravity of her choice to save those she loves while striving for strength to fight her greatest threat—herself. Nevaeh Richards makes her declaration. Living a life in which…

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Fantasia Reviews Awaken

Awaken by B. T. Narro Published 2/25/2017 Ages 14+ “Desil has spent his life honing his magic, but a promise to his mother has kept him from doing anything worthwhile with it. Now all he does is help his mother manage her tavern as his father rests in a grave. Desil knows there’s at least…

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Fantasia Reviews Fire Mage Reborn

Fire Mage Reborn by John Forrester Published 12/26/2016 Ages 10+ “Fire Mage Reborn includes Fire Mage and Sun Mage as one complete book.   For centuries, mages perfected magic at the Order of the Dawn. Mastery over fire, wind, and storm. They live in the last free city in a world plagued by dark sorcerers.…

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