A Touch of Death is the debut dystopian science fiction novel from Rebecca Crunden. It is full of wonderful things while also having areas for improvement in the follow up books.
Christopher Paolini took the world by storm with his Inheritance cycle and now, after a while away, he’s back with a Sci Fi epic. A well-researched and greatly reviewed story, it didn’t fulfill its potential for me and fell quite flat. Here is why.
In a lot of modern fantasy books, authors seem to be relying on a particular trope that I can’t help but feel like is a cheap emotional trick. Everyone loves this trope, but I hate it. And here is why.