The Children of Húrin by J.R.R. Tolkien

Constructed from the unfinished writings of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Children of Húrin is a stand-alone story from the First Age of Middle-Earth taking place long before The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. While approximately 75 percent of the …

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Magic Bites (Kate Daniels #1) by Ilona Andrews

Nuclear holocaust. Global warming. Robotic overlords. Zombie infections. These are all fairly commonplace apocalypse scenarios within speculative fiction today. Ilona Andrews’ debut novel, Magic Bites, steps outside this box with an apocalypse caused by magic. The world has been taken over by …

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Thunderer by Felix Gilman

Thunderer is Felix Gilman’s debut novel. Gilman chronicles the quest to understand the divine and the challenges involved, even when the divine is plain to see.  One man’s journey to find his God and return Him to his people, with …

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