Review: Anna by Sammy HK Smith

Review: Anna by Sammy HK Smith

Anna is a story about domestic abuse and rape, and so it deserves the trigger warnings at the start of the book. Be warned, this is not a book for the faint-hearted.  From the very beginning, Anna, not her real name, but the one she assumes, is subjected to horrific...
Review: Ariadne by Jennifer Saint

Review: Ariadne by Jennifer Saint

Ariadne is the daughter of King Minos of Crete and the sister of the dreaded Minotaur. Every year, Athens sends fourteen young men and women as a sacrifice to the Minotaur, and Ariadne looks away, unable to bear her part in these atrocities. Then Theseus, the prince...
Review: We Ride the Storm by Devin Madson

Review: We Ride the Storm by Devin Madson

Mika’s position as a princess in the Kisia Kingdom has never been secure. Her life is dogged by Emperor Kin’s, her stepfather, assassination attempts to remove her and her brother from the line of succession, and she is often overlooked because of her gender....
Review: The Doors of Eden by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Review: The Doors of Eden by Adrian Tchaikovsky

We are not alone. There are other Earths in other dimensions where the dominant intelligent species of the planet rises before humanity, shaping their world to suit their needs, making it both similar and different to their own. Cracks are beginning to appear in the...