Book Review: Bonnie Wynne’s stellar The Price of Magic continues with The Stars Beyond the Stone

Life seems to have finally slowed for Gwyn. After the battle with Molech Suun, the Clockwork City is in ruins and Gwyn, reluctantly, is one of the figureheads of the movement to rebuild it.

But she can’t shake the feeling that her old master Faolan is still alive. And with Scions to destroy and a dangerous sorceress gaining ever more power to the south, Gwyn is going to need all the help she can get.

Necromancers, rebellious pirates, and forbidden kingdoms beckon Gwyn and shapeshifter Lucian as they head out in search of Faolan in The Stars Beyond the Stone, the third instalment of Bonnie Wynne‘s The Price of Magic.

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Schedule updates

Hi all!

Just a quick note here to let you know that I’ve just about finalised a schedule for both here and over on my YouTube channel!

Blog posts will now appear on Mondays and Fridays, unless I have a quick update (like this) or something that just can’t wait. On YouTube, you can expect gaming related content on Tuesdays and all the bookish stuff on Thursdays. Any livestreams I host will, generally, take place on Wednesdays and will be hosted through YouTube.

Thanks for sticking with me – and keep an eye out for tomorrow’s book review!

Jodie x

Book Review: Helen Scheuerer kicks off a dark new fantasy series with A Lair of Bones

Roh is a cyren, living in the lowest levels of Saddoriel, the cavernous, labyrinthine fortress home of her people. The daughter of an infamous criminal, she works as a lowly bone-cleaner, out of sight and out of mind, far away from the upper class cyrens who remember her mother’s crimes all too well.

One day, after years of anticipation, the Queen’s Tournament is announced, an opportunity for a cyren – regardless of rank – to take control of Saddoriel. Every sector must send a champion, even the bone-cleaners, and Roh senses a chance to change her fate for good.

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