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Warlords, Warlocks & Witches
4.60
it was amazing
DMR books is at it again!

Eight more tales of heroic fantasy and sword & sorcery.

Most of the authors in this anthology were new to me. A couple I
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Aug 16, 2019
Aug 13, 2019
 
The Mask of the Sorcerer
4.23
it was amazing


This is hands down my favorite book. I've read it multiple times. I had the luxury to acquire mine through a mail order book club in the '90's and th
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Mar 26, 2015
Mar 06, 2016
 
Flashing Swords! #5: Demons and Daggers
3.66
it was amazing
I am something of a book hoarder. I impulsively purchase books with the intent to someday read them. It seems that I purchased this on eBay back in '0 ...more
Jan 16, 2018
Jan 09, 2018
 
The Chronicles of Caylen-Tor
4.25
it was amazing
This.

I needed this. Those same old 26 letters, combined to make something so violent, so intriguing, and so enjoyable. Leaving me with an insatiable a
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Jun 11, 2019
Jun 08, 2019
 
Thief of Llarn
3.71
really liked it
Honestly I didn't know that Warrior of Llarn had a sequel until two years ago. I've been searching for a paperback copy ever since. What great luck th ...more
Jan 31, 2018
Feb 28, 2016
 
Death Dealers & Diabolists
4.50
really liked it
Death Dealers & Diabolists is another quality sword and sorcery anthology published by DMR books. All of the authors, except Keith Taylor, were ne ...more
Jul 24, 2019
Jul 23, 2019
 
The Mighty Warriors
4.42
it was amazing
A rollicking good time with characters old and new. Several stories are pastiches of characters such as Elak and Thongor; others are new? I wasn't awa ...more
Jul 22, 2018
Jul 19, 2018
Jul 10, 2018
 
Children of the Dragon
3.50
really liked it
This is a rarity in my part of the States. I've searched for many years all over the SE and never seen a single copy in the flesh. My friend, Stan, re ...more
Sep 11, 2019
Aug 20, 2019
 
Warrior of Llarn
3.64
it was amazing
Another planet adventure!! This time Alan is the man's man who gets torn from our world and thrust onto Llarn. Great fun like any of Burroughs stories ...more
Jun 03, 2018
not set
Mar 06, 2016
 
The Thief of Forthe and Other Stories
4.33
it was amazing
Recently I've seen this title quite a lot on FB and GR. Up until now I had no clue who Clifford Ball was. In fact, I had him confused with Clifford Si ...more
Jun 04, 2019
Jun 01, 2019
 
Beyond The Farthest Star
3.76
liked it
Yet another title that I have long sought.

Found this gem in the bottom of a box at my local used book store.

Expectations exceeded content.

Initially e
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Apr 18, 2019
Feb 13, 2017
 
Kings of the Wyld (The Band, #1)
4.33
it was amazing
EASY 5 Stars!!

If the fact that it's published by Orbit doesn't sell you, then take a gander at the cover which is reminiscent of Jeffery Jones work.

I
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Feb 15, 2018
Apr 05, 2017
 
Heroes of Atlantis & Lemuria
4.33
really liked it
DMR has done readers another good turn, publishing these out of print stories together in one collection. Affordably priced in digital format, there i ...more
Sep 12, 2019
Sep 10, 2019
 
The Book of Ptath
3.40
liked it
Another title that I've long searched for. The only other copy I've ever seen is in a local bookstore, but it has significant water damage. This parti ...more
Jun 27, 2019
Mar 18, 2019
 
A Spell for Chameleon (Xanth #1)
3.93
liked it
This book is a classic, and by that I mean that I have seen copies of this book everywhere since I've been interested in reading fantasy. The cover ar ...more
Oct 22, 2017
Oct 14, 2017
 
Conan and the Emerald Lotus
3.62
it was amazing
Does this pastiche hold a candle to the original cannon by Howard? Hell if I know, I'm certainly not the expert. What Emerald Lotus does give you is a ...more
Aug 26, 2017
Aug 18, 2017
 
Blood of Elves (Witcher, #1)
4.19
liked it
After reading Sword of Destiny and The Last Wish I thought I knew what I was in for with this series. Both books feature interconnected tales of Geral ...more
Sep 04, 2019
Aug 25, 2019
 
The Sword of Lankor
3.10
really liked it
A Heroic Fantasy tale with a Science Fiction twist.

"Mix them all up and what you get is a terrific science-fiction adventure of the Burroughs type."
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Jan 17, 2019
Aug 12, 2018
 
Circe
4.29
it was amazing
What a pleasant surprise.

A while ago, I saw this title all around Goodreads. The folks reading it at the time don't really read the same types of boo
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Jun 18, 2019
Sep 09, 2018
 
The Mazes of Magic
4.25
it was amazing
This is a historical fiction set in ancient Egypt; when the Greeks controlled the Mediterranean.

Korax is a slave. He does not know how he came to thi
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Nov 26, 2018
Nov 24, 2018
 
The Lion of Islam
4.00
really liked it
Another title that I've sought for many years. Found this one at Blue Cypress Books in New Orleans. The proprietor was super friendly and wouldn't let ...more
Jun 2019
not set
Jun 01, 2017
 
The Mountains of Brega (Richard Blade, #17)
3.81
really liked it
Lather, rinse, repe...wait, what?

This installment of the Richard Blade series began like any other. I'm beginning to weary of its repetition; in fact,
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Aug 18, 2019
not set
Dec 16, 2017
 
The Laughter of Slim Malone
3.75
really liked it
I don't have a lot of experience with westerns, but that is slowly changing. Never read Max Brand before, but that may change in the future.

Another se
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Sep 11, 2019
Jul 20, 2019
 
Fliers of Antares (Dray Prescot, #8) (Havilfar Cycle, #3)
3.87
it was amazing
I picked this up for our Group Read Sword & Planet. Another great installment in the series. The Star Lords will have their way and poor Dray Pres ...more
Sep 11, 2017
not set
Sep 07, 2017
 
A Gathering of Ravens (Grimnir, #1)
3.90
it was amazing
This was a fantastic read. I enjoyed the whole ride.

Very nice blending of fact and fiction, makes everything all the more real.

Grimnir is no one's her
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Apr 19, 2018
not set
Nov 20, 2016
 
Pagan Empress
4.00
really liked it
This is a historical romance by Gardner Fox under a pen name.

The story is by the book, with no surprises; but just a plain fun read. Action and fight
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Nov 11, 2018
Oct 18, 2018
 
The Immortals of Mercury
2.57
it was ok
I am not as familiar with Clark Ashton Smith as I probably should be. I have collected the few books I could find by him, second hand, and just haven' ...more
Sep 12, 2019
Aug 28, 2019
 
Old Nathan
3.67
really liked it
This was a title I was unfamiliar with. I knew that David Drake was friends with Manly Wade Wellman but I was unaware that Drake had written a homage ...more
not set
Nov 11, 2018
 
Caravan to Xanadu
3.47
liked it
I find myself drawn to these old historical fiction novels. This one turned up at the Foundry in hardback, smelling of some grandparents house. It com ...more
May 28, 2019
May 20, 2019
 
Prince Ombra
4.10
it was amazing
I found this in the clearance room of my local bookstore for a quarter.

At first the cover grabbed me; even though the description on the back seemed f
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May 15, 2019
May 09, 2019
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