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The Powder Mage #2: The Crimson Campaign by Brian McClellan – Book Review [Bane of Kings]


Milo, aka “Bane of Kings”, reviews the second novel in the flintlock fantasy Powder Mage Trilogy, entitled The Crimson Campaign, written by Brian McClellan and published by Orbit Books in the UK and USA.

“An excellent second outing that gets better as it goes on – The Crimson Campaign should be one of the better books of this year, combining some well written action with some superb character development allowing for a great book that by the end, you won’t be able to put down.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

The Thousand Names by Django Wexler – Dual Review [Bane of Kings/Bellarius]

Django Wexler The Thousand Names

Bane of Kings and Bellarius review book one of Django Wexler’s Shadow Campaigns series, The Thousand Names.

A well-researched, well-developed book – The Thousand Names manages to impress a lot. Count me in for Book 2.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“An interesting title by an author who understands when and how to use magic in a seemingly realistic setting” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields