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Esmes Indie Authored Highlights: Awaken Online

Bingo Squares: Debut novel, self published Plot Summary So, this book is set in the future, around the year 2076 - virtual reality video games are a big thing, and a new game that's supposed to be record breaking and ground breaking is being released soon. During the control tests with beta players the AI… Continue reading Esmes Indie Authored Highlights: Awaken Online

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Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Moroda by L.L. McNeil

The book starts out with a jail break! The main character, Moroda, has been jailed and been told she's going to be beheaded for defying a foreign noble and publicly disagreeing with him while he was making an announcement. She's been put in jail with two others, Amarah and Sapora. Amarah is a sky pirate… Continue reading Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Moroda by L.L. McNeil

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Dragon of a Different Color by Rachel Aaron – best of the series

This book was SO AWESOME! The books up until this point have been fun, but this one took it to next level insane. So, so much shit went down and it was just go-go-go the entire way, there wasn't much of any downtime for the book. I stayed up til 5am trying to finish but… Continue reading Dragon of a Different Color by Rachel Aaron – best of the series

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Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Construct by Luke Matthews

Bingo Squares: Debut Novel. Indie Authored. Non Human Protag Maybe Getting Too Old For This Shit, I'll have to ask Luke I've been in a serious reading slump for almost a month, since I got home I've taken a long break from reading because I was going through 1 - 3 books a day and… Continue reading Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Construct by Luke Matthews

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Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Path of Man by Matt Moss

Gah! I've been having so much fun with Indie authors! This was a short and fast paced book with an even faster more action filled ending that left me going "damnit, what happens now?!" I'm looking forward to the sequel This book is multi POV, and what I liked was that we are introduced to… Continue reading Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Path of Man by Matt Moss

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Esme’s Indie Author Highlights: Face Fakers Game by Chandler J Birch

Color me impressed with this awesome debut novel! This book needs to be read more often. From the first chapter I could tell I was going to like this book, it's the prose that really drew me in. Much more prose filled than Sanderson, but not quite the level of Bancroft, this book flows and… Continue reading Esme’s Indie Author Highlights: Face Fakers Game by Chandler J Birch

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Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Jaeths Eye by KS Villoso

This story took me for a ringer, and be prepared to learn a TON of worldbuilding. We're talking Way of Kings info dumps at the beginning, so when you start this book give yourself a decent amount of time to submerse yourself in it to get accustomed to the names of people, places, and religions.… Continue reading Esmes Indie Author Highlights: Jaeths Eye by KS Villoso

Fantasy - Independently Published

Sufficiently Advanced Magic by Andrew Rowe

Reading independently published novels wasn't something I did before very recently when I first read Senlin Ascends by Josiah Bancroft - the book that changed my mind on the quality of books that don't go through traditional publishing routes. Since then I've been devouring them and this is one of the better ones I've come… Continue reading Sufficiently Advanced Magic by Andrew Rowe