"...the reader can never be quite sure what spell or creature or unexpected visitation lies just around the corner..." 

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"It’s one of those particular kinds of fantasy novels, which is fair warning to the more casual reader and, I’d bet, an enticing prospect for more dedicated fantasy fans."


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"I thought the length was good for the book, as it provides a satisfying and complete story..."

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​"...a complex story that is as imaginative as it is expansive..." 

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"This is a book written by a fan of the genre, for fans of the genre. It’s great to see something carrying the torch of the “old guard” while being unafraid to take mind of the successes of the contemporary genre."

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by Iain Hope

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​​Dark Horde Rising is a new novel set in a fantastical world of magic and mystery...


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