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THE KING’S TRIAL by M. L. Farb

  Five Stars   Yosyph is a developmentally disabled, mixed-race man who is mute--in public--in this high fantasy abounding in metaphors about following God's guidance instead of one's own understanding. In private, Yosyph works with his...

CIRCUS PHANTASM by Naomi P. Cohen

Five Stars    "Welcome, welcome, welcome. Welcome to the Circus Phantasm.   College freshman Emma has a problem. She can hear people's thoughts and what she hears she wishes she couldn't. She especially doesn't like to hear...

THE KING’S SWORD by C. J. Brightley

Five Stars  An ex-soldier, Kemen Sendoa, is not so much retired as left for dead after his squad was ambushed by a barbaric people north of the kingdom of Erdemen. He is wandering through...

The Crescent Stone (Matt Mikalatos)

Five Stars   This was one of the most interesting YA fantasies I've ever read! Matt Mikalatos has combined the tropes of high fantasy with present-day life of teenagers in real trouble. Madeline is dying of...

An Unexpected Adventure (Myth Coast Adventures Book One) (Kandi J Wyatt)

Three stars    An Unexpected Adventure by Kandi J Wyatt starts the way many movies and books for middle grade children start: a group of friends find something totally unexpected that they must...

Island of Myste (Randall Allen Dunn)

3 ½ Stars   All Yumiko wants is to find her birth mother and solve the mystery of her birth. When a freak storm drives Yumiko...

Divine Summons (The Wind Rider Saga) Book One (Rebecca P. Minor)

Five Stars  Divine Summons is a well-written fantasy that follows Vinyanel, an Elven Captain in the elven cavalry, a half-elven prophetess, and a silver dragon. The book opens with Vinyanel...

Aerisian Refrain (Beyond the Sunset Lands Book 1) (Sarah Ashwood)

5 STARS  For Annie Richards, music is not just a dream but her very life. It has propelled her to the very top as a star performer, sharing her songs and voice with millions every...

Runt The Brave (Daniel Schwabauer)

4 1/2 stars  JaRed the mouse, son of ReDemec, was minding his own business when Ta'Mir the seer decided to anoint him as the next king of Tira-Nor.  He didn't do him any favors. This...

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