Death’s Mistress (Sister of Darkness: The Chronicles of Nicci #1). Terry Goodkind. 512 pages. Fantasy / Epic Fantasy / Traditional Fantasy. My Rating: 4 stars out of 5. Book Blurb: Onetime lieutenant of the evil Emperor Jagang, known as “Death’s Mistress” and the “Slave Queen”, the deadly Nicci captured Richard Rahl in order to convince… Continue reading Death’s Mistress (Sister of Darkness: The Nicci Chronicles #1) Book Review
A Mighty Dawn. Theodore Brun. 608 pages. Fiction / Fantasy / Historical Fiction / Historical Fantasy. My Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5. Book Blurb: A gripping and brilliantly realized debut epic adventure set in eighth-century Denmark. This is the beginning of an ambitious new series in the vein of George R.R. Martin’s A Game… Continue reading A Mighty Dawn (The Wanderer Chronicles #1) by Theodore Brun Book Review
Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by Ambrosia @ The Purple Booker. Anyone can play along! Just do the following: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page • BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what… Continue reading Teaser Tuesday 14th March 2017: Red Sister by Mark Lawrence
To erase the hurt, I turned my heart to stone, In seclusion I realised, I’m doomed to remain alone, Can’t be put back together, The fractured pieces of dreams, Are scattered remnants, Left buried forever, Destined to remain unwhole, No-one wants to love me, A lost and lonely, Broken soul. Follow The Tattooed Book Geek… Continue reading A Poem: Broken Soul.
Today on The Tattooed Book Geek, I am pleased to be bringing you all an extract from the book A Bhikku’s Tale by David R. Jordan. Bhikku Reilly of Fararden Wood has defeated the mad god Morpheo’s dragon with the help of Red City’s shaman, Murray. Now they face a much harder task. In a… Continue reading Book Extract: A Bhikku’s Tale by David R. Jordan
Today on The Tattooed Book Geek I am pleased to be bringing to you all a guest post by the fantasy writer Martin Owton author of Exile (The Nandor Tales #1) and Nandor (The Nandor Tales #2). Without further ado, it’s over to Martin: Why do writers need other writers? You’re writing a novel. Every… Continue reading Martin Owton Guest Post: Why Do Writers Need Other Writers?
Welcome to 200 Words or Less, a weekly Friday feature here on The Tattooed Book Geek where I will bring to you reviews/thoughts of 200 words or less from the books I read before I started blogging. We all have them, books that we read and loved or even read and hated before we decided… Continue reading 200 Words or Less: Under the Dome by Stephen King