Author Archives: DASMITH

BOOK REVIEW: BLOODY ROSE

Rating 10/10 Synopsis Live fast, die young. Tam Hashford is tired of working at her local pub, slinging drinks for world-famous mercenaries and listening to the bards sing of adventure and glory in the world beyond her sleepy hometown. When the biggest mercenary band of all rolls into town, led by the infamous Bloody Rose, […]

BOOK REVIEW: THE SONG RISING

Rating 7/10 Synopsis Following a bloody battle against foes on every side, Paige Mahoney has risen to the dangerous position of Underqueen, ruling over London’s criminal population. But, having turned her back on Jaxon Hall and with vengeful enemies still at large, the task of stabilising the fractured underworld has never seemed so challenging. Little […]

BOOK REVIEW: THE MIME ORDER

Rating 8/10 Synopsis Paige Mahoney has escaped the brutal prison camp of Sheol I, but her problems have only just begun: many of the survivors are missing and she is the most wanted person in London… As Scion turns its all-seeing eye on the dreamwalker, the mime-lords and mime-queens of the city’s gangs are invited […]

BOOK REVIEW: THE BONE SEASON

Rating 9/10 Synopsis The year is 2059 Nineteen-year-old Paige Mahoney is working in the criminal underworld of Scion London, based at the Seven Dials, employed by a man named Jaxon Hall. Her job: to scout information by breaking into people’s minds. For Paige is a dreamwalker, a clairvoyant – and in her world, the world […]

BOOK REVIEW: THE DRAGON REBORN

Blurb The Land is One with the Dragon – and the Dragon is One with the Land The Shadow Lies across the Pattern of The Age and the Dark One has turned all his power against the prison that binds him. If it fails then he will escape and nothing will stand in the way […]