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Rogues of the Black Fury
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Full Review originally at Fantasy Book Critic
OVERVIEW/ANALYSIS: Rogues Of The Black Fury by Travis Heermann was a book that attracted my attention for a couple of reasons namely that it seemed to be a standalone and the blurbs promised a dark adventure ride. It seems the first reason is partly wrong and the second one is absolutely correct.
The story is set in a secondary fantasy world wherein two nations Cusca and Fartha have been warring with each other for generations and now are in an uncomf ...more
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Rogues of the Black Fury by Travis Heermann is a fantasy adventure story. You have two nations, Cusca and Fartha who are fighting with each other. Javin is the son of Janus Wollstone, the greatest General in Cuscas. Javin takes his sister Bella to the theater for a new play that just opened. (Bella loves the theater.) Javin has the men from his unit, the Blue Dragons, on a protection detail guarding his sister. The only problem is that some men from th ...more
The Rogues of the Black Fury is set in a Regency background where pistol and s ...more
The characters, plot, action, and everything was just WONDERFUL! I'm looking forward to more books from him!
The story begins with the abduction of the daughter of one of the militaristic noble houses, but who is behind it? This premise really caught my interest, I enjoy the political machinations of powerful families, ever since I read Dune back in high school. But this ...more
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The story is pretty good, and the plot moves very quickly, though not too quickly. The characters were decent, though they could have stood to be a little bit better fleshed out. I did very much like the setting, even though the Farthi seemed a bit too much like stereotypical Muslims. I did have a hard time picturing some things in my head though, especially the temple the climax takes place in (sp ...more
Freelance writer, novelist, award-winning screenwriter, editor, poker player, poet, biker, roustabout, Travis Heermann is a graduate of the Odyssey Writing Workshop, a member of the Authors Guild, an Active member of SFWA and the HWA, and the author of The Hammer Falls, The Ronin Trilogy, Rogues of the Black Fury, and co-author of Death Wind. His sho...more