Clockwork Boys – T Kingfisher

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"There are a number of smells one expects to encounter in a dungeon." Slate is feeling more than a little fatalistic. What does it matter if she's killed by a formerly possessed paladin, when she's heading off on a suicide mission anyway? And if the 10-foot tall, unstoppable, mindless killing machines don't get her, the … Continue reading Clockwork Boys – T Kingfisher

A Deadly Education – Naomi Novik

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"I decided that Orion needed to die after the second time he saved my life." In a world where magic is real, the downside is the existence of maleficaria (mals): nasty, dangerous creatures that feed on wizards and their mana, or power. Children, coming into their powers, are prime targets, and so a few hundred … Continue reading A Deadly Education – Naomi Novik