Calvin Park profile
Place of birth: Maryland, US
Now living: Pennsylvania, US
3 favourite authors
- Tad Williams
- Brandon Sanderson
- Guy Gavriel Kay
3 favourite books
- Words of Radiance
- A Brightness Long Ago
- To Green Angel Tower
3 favourite films
- The Lord of the Rings
- The Last Samurai
- Star Wars (original trilogy)
Calvin Park's 40 reviews
Steel Crow Saga
A soldier with a curseTala lost her family to the empress's army and has spent her life avenging them in battle. But the empress's crimes don't haunt her half as m...
The Guns Above
They say it’s not the fall that kills you.For Josette Dupre, the Corps’ first female airship captain, it might just be a bullet in the back.On top of patrolling th...
Solve the murder. Stop the war. Save the world. Sir Brannon Kesh spent years building a new life as a physician, leaving the name Bloodhawk and the war that spawned it behind....
The Councilate controls everything except the truth. I have nothing save my discovery - but with this shall I destroy an empire.Tai Kulga lost the rebellion and his best frien...
The Resurrectionist of Caligo
Wendy Trimboli and Alicia Zaloga
With a murderer on the loose, it’s up to an enlightened bodysnatcher and a rebellious princess to save the city, in this wonderfully inventive Victorian-tinged fantasy n...
Dust of the Darkness
Fleeing the ruins of his broken life, Caleb Rusk arrives in the sleepy village of Timberford. But when a series of brutal and vicious attacks stir the community into a terrifi...
The Gossamer Mage
Julie E Czerneda
Only in Tananen do people worship a single deity: the Deathless Goddess. Only in this small, forbidden realm are there those haunted by words of no language known to woman or ...
Guild of Tokens
She wants to level up her humdrum existence. But her next quest could spell life or death.All Jen Jacobs has achieved in life is loneliness. So when she stumbles across a real...
On the island of Kekon, the Kaul family is locked in a violent feud for control of the capital city and the supply of magical jade that endows trained Green Bone warriors with...
The Girl with Ghost Eyes
M H Boroson
It’s the end of the nineteenth century in San Francisco’s Chinatown, and ghost hunters from the Maoshan traditions of Daoism keep malevolent spiritual forces at ba...
Bursts of Fire
The Falkyn sisters bear a burden and a legacy. Their mother, the imperial magiel of the kingdom of Orumon, protects her people from the horrors of the afterlife by calling upo...
Remember the Dawn
Starlight. Steel. Ahryn and Ezai must unite. Ten years ago, the Starsingers--tyrannical magicians who draw their power from the stars--suffered a brutal defeat at the hands of...
The First of Shadows
How do you kill a shadow? As a raging storm descends on the Blasted Coast, the crippled young rigger, Caleb Rusk, meets a stranger on the road. Little does he know that the en...
The Last Sun
Rune Saint John, last child of the fallen Sun Court, is hired to search for Lady Judgment's missing son, Addam, on New Atlantis, the island city where the Atlanteans moved...
Before the Broken Star
Emily R King
Everley Donovan is living on borrowed time. The lone survivor of her family’s unexplained assassination, she was saved by an ingeniously crafted clockwork heart. But the...
The Iron Circlet
The war for the soul of the Ascendant Empire is coming to a head. Factions with fell intent move to undermine or destroy that which has stood for centuries, while armies muste...
Four months ago, Cassandra Harwood was the first woman magician in Angland, and she was betrothed to the brilliant, intense love of her life.Now Cassandra is trapped in a snow...
Ioth, City of Lights
Be careful what you strive for. The people won and now Mareth is Lord Protector of Edland. But winning an election is a lot different than governing a country, especially when...
Something is amiss in the city of Calibas... That is the warning Fox and his Shavid companions are given when they find themselves in this strange place with its mad ruler. Wh...
A secret affair. A disfiguring punishment. A burning need for revenge.Kyrra d’Aliente has a bad reputation and an arm made of metal.Cast out of the safe and luxurious wo...
The Steel Discord
Zarachius Skie is presumed dead.His mentor, the Arcanist Mordekai Gethsemane, had been arrested for conspiracy to commit regicide. Zarachius knew it was false. He did what had...
A year has passed since Auric Manteo descended into the haunted depths of a Djao ruin to return a lethal artifact, only to face down a bloodthirsty, imprisoned god. Now his da...
House of Blades
Simon can only watch, helpless, as his family is killed and his friends captured by enemy Travelers - men and women who can summon mystical powers from otherworldly Territorie...
Treachery at home. Otherwordly visitors. What else lies beyond belief’s horizon?Happen Fell lives on an isolated farm deep in the rainy woods on the magical planet Grith...
The Blood of Whisperers
They call him the Usurper.A man of common blood sits on the throne. At his command the last emperor was executed, but now the empire is on the brink of war.Vengeance is coming...
The Siege of Abythos
Lady Iskra and her followers have survived the onslaught of demons, forged powerful alliances, and are finally ready to wreck righteous vengeance on the Ascendant Empire. Yet ...
Master & Apprentice
An unexpected offer threatens the bond between Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi as the two Jedi navigate a dangerous new planet and an uncertain future.A Jedi must be a fearles...
Six Sacred Swords
It doesn’t take a legendary sword to make a legendary swordsman, but it certainly helps.Keras Selyrian is already well on the way to cutting his name into the annals of ...
One choice. Two possible timelines. And a world hanging in the balance.It’s the summer of 1986 and reluctant prodigy Nick Hayes is a student at Cambridge University, wor...
A Memory Called Empire
In a war of lies she seeks the truth...Ambassador Mahit Dzmare travels to the Teixcalaanli Empire's interstellar capital, eager to take up her new post. Yet when she arriv...
"Somewhere to the north, something terrible was happening. In the same way that he could smell the snow, and the same way he knew when the caravan would arrive, he could ...
Throne of Jade
Captain William Laurence of the British Air Corps and his dragon, Temeraire, begin their slow voyage to China, fearful that upon landing they will be forced to part by Imperia...
Here Be Dragons
A mid-life crisis, a castle gardener, an unfaithful steed, a dastardly hero, a merciless king, and a dragon that needs saving. With heroes this bad who needs villains... ...
Empress of All Seasons
In a deadly tournament to become empress, any may enter but only one will survive, and one competitor doesn't just plan to win, she's going to steal the Emperor's ...
A Brightness Long Ago
Guy Gavriel Kay
International bestselling author Guy Gavriel Kay's latest work is set in a world evoking early Renaissance Italy and offers an extraordinary cast of characters whose lives...
From the Shadows of the Owl Queen's Court
If you value your life, stay out of the forest.As a captive of the Owl Queen’s Court, Nascha’s life has always been one knife’s edge away from disaster. But ...
One Word Kill
In January 1986, fifteen-year-old boy-genius Nick Hayes discovers he’s dying. And it isn’t even the strangest thing to happen to him that week.Nick and his Dungeon...
The Defiant Heir
Across the border, the Witch Lords of Vaskandar are preparing for war. But before an invasion can begin, they must call a rare gathering of all seventeen lords to decide a cou...
The Tethered Mage
In the Raverran Empire, magic is scarce and those born with power are strictly controlled - taken as children and conscripted into the Falcon Army. Zaira has lived her life on...
Sailing to Sarantium
Guy Gavriel Kay
Rumoured to be responsible for the ascension of the previous Emperor, his uncle, amid fire and blood, Valerius the Trakesian has himself now risen to the Golden Throne of the ...