Brian Herstig profile
Place of birth: Columbus, Ohio
Now living: Minneapolis, Minnesota
3 favourite authors
- Octavia Butler
- Gregory Keyes
- Terry Brooks
3 favourite books
- The Lord of the Rings
- The Parable series (Parable of the Sower & Parable of the Talents)
- His Dark Materials trilogy
3 favourite films
- Blade Runner (Director's Cut)
- Children of Men
Brian Herstig's 15 reviews
To Say Nothing of the Dog
When too many jumps back to 1940 leave 21st century Oxford history student Ned Henry exhausted, a relaxing trip to Victorian England seems the perfect solution. But complexiti...
Victory of Eagles
It is a grim time for the dragon Temeraire. On the heels of his mission to Africa, seeking the cure for a deadly contagion, he has been removed from military service - and his...
The Shadowed Sun
Gujaareh, the city of dreams, suffers under the imperial rule of the Kisuati Protectorate. A city where the only law was peace now knows violence and oppression. And nightmare...
They burned her home. They stole her brother and sister. But vengeance is following. Shy South hoped to bury her bloody past and ride away smiling, but she'll have to shar...
Wards of Faerie
With the discovery of ancient powers, a legend begins... There was an age when the world was young. It was a time before the coming of humans, a time when magic was the domina...
On board the moletrain Medes, Sham Yes ap Soorap watches in awe as he witnesses his first moldywarpe hunt: the giant mole bursting from the earth, the harpoonists targeting th...
The Testament of Jessie Lamb
Women are dying in their millions. Some blame scientists, some see the hand of God. As she watches her world collapsing, Jessie Lamb decides she wants to make her life count. ...
Brotherband: The Outcasts
They are outcasts. Hal, Stig, and the others - they are the boys the others want no part of. Skandians, as any reader of Ranger's Apprentice could tell you, are known for ...
The first novel to be released in The Foreworld Saga, The Mongoliad: Book One, is an epic-within-an-epic, taking place in 13th century. In it, a small band of warriors and mys...
The Killing Moon
In the ancient city-state of Gujaareh, peace is the only law. Upon its rooftops and amongst the shadows of its cobbled streets wait the Gatherers - the keepers of this peace. ...
A Crown Imperilled
Raymond E Feist
War rages in Midkemia but behind the chaos there is disquieting evidence of dark forces at work. Jim Dasher’s usually infallible intelligence network has been cleverly d...
Keys to the Kingdom
The Locke children have grown accustomed to the myriad magical keys discovered within the ancenstral family hmoe of Keyhouse. The have also grown accustomed to tragedy. What t...
Out of Oz
The marvellous land of Oz is knotted with social unrest: The Emerald City is mounting an invasion of Munchkinland, Glinda is under house arrest, and the Cowardly Lion is on th...
Locke & Key Volume 3: Crown of Shadows
Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodriguez
The Broken Kingdoms
In the city of Shadow, beneath the World Tree, alleyways shimmer with magic and godlings live hidden among mortalkind. Oree Shoth, a blind artist, takes in a strange homeless ...