Koen Peters profile

Place of birth: Brunssum (Netherlands)
Now living: Tilburg (Netherlands)

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Koen Peters's 21 reviews

Winter Be My Shield

by Jo Spurrier

Sierra has a despised and forbidden gift - she raises power from the suffering of others. Enslaved by the king's torturer, Sierra escapes, barely keeping ahead of Raste [...]

Series: Children of the Black Sun #1
Published: 0000

Score: 88

Our rating: 8.8 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Eye of Valeria

by TR Rankin

What does it mean to be a king? Is it a thing ordained by the gods, or to be seized with an iron fist? Or, is it something else entirely, something visceral to a man himsel [...]

Series: The Valerian Chronicles: Book 1
Published: 2020

Score: 70

Our rating: 7.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Isinda

by Rhett C Bruno

Isinda is a world inhabited by several races. One race, the Deimor, used to reign supreme over all these races because they are a warrior-race. The other races did not like [...]

Series: NA
Published: 0000

Score: 45

Our rating: 4.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Prodigal Mage

by Karen Miller

Life has been peaceful since the tragic events of The Awakened Mage. Asher of Resthaven, the Innocent Mage, has settled down and most remains of Morg’s magic have bee [...]

Series: Kingmaker, Kingbreaker: Book 3
Published: 2009

Score: 90

Our rating: 9.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Alloy of Law

by Brandon Sanderson

The Mistborn trilogy has become a firm favourite with fantasy fans the world over. The imagination that Sanderson brought to the series and his skill at marshalling epic st [...]

Series: Mistborn: Book 4
Published: 2011

Score: 100

Our rating: 9.8 | 2 positive reader reviews

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In Wilder Lands

by Jim Galford

The wilding Estin just wanted to be left alone, find shelter and food, and live to a nice old age. With war escalating around him, these may be beyond his reach. Instead, s [...]

Series: The Fall of Eldvar: Book 1
Published: 2011

Score: 80

Our rating: 8.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Omen Machine

by Terry Goodkind

An accident leads to the discovery of a mysterious machine that has rested hidden deep underground for countless millennia. The machine awakens to begin issuing a series of [...]

Series: The Sword of Truth Series: Book 12
Published: 2012

Score: 80

Our rating: 7.7 | 1 positive reader reviews

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The Awakened Mage

by Karen Miller

Prince Gar now has the magic for weatherworking and is able to keep his enemies at bay, while Asher has become the most powerful Olken in the history of Lur. Peace and pros [...]

Series: Kingmaker, Kingbreaker: Book 2
Published: 2007

Score: 90

Our rating: 9.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Big Dragons Don't Cry

by CM Barrett

A depressed dragon, impudent kitten, and frightened young woman make an unlikely trio to save the dragon's swamp and lead humans to wholeness. They need the help of the [...]

Series: A Dragon´┐Żs Guide to Destiny #1
Published: 2011

Score: 85

Our rating: 8.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Swallowed By The Cracks

by Thomas McMahon Browne and Smith

Swallowed By The Cracks is the latest (7th) compilation of four Dark Fantasy / Horror writers by John Everson and Bill Breedlove. They are the producers of the yearly &lsqu [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2011

Score: 80

Our rating: 8.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Warbreaker

by Brandon Sanderson

Warbreaker is the story of two sisters, who happen to be princesses, the God King one of them has to marry, a lesser god, and an immortal trying to undo the mistakes he mad [...]

Series: NA
Published: 0000

Score: 90

Our rating: 8.8 | 2 positive reader reviews

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Farlander

by Col Buchanan

Nico is a young lad, trying to find his way in the city of Bar-Khos. Being in a constant state of siege for the last decade hasn’t been good on the city and inside it [...]

Series: Heart of the World: Book 1
Published: 0000

Score: 65

Our rating: 6.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Rogue

by Trudi Canavan

Kyralia is facing threats at home and abroad, as a rogue killer stalks its capital's streets, while the neighbouring kingdom of Sachaka is breeding a rebellion that cou [...]

Series: The Traitor Spy Trilogy: Book 2
Published: 2012

Score: 84

Our rating: 8.3 | 1 positive reader reviews

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Stonewielder

by Ian C Esslemont

Enter the universe of Malazan, where many a story unfolds and strife is easier to find than water in a well. After finishing their business elsewhere, the Malazan Empire fi [...]

Series: A Novel of the Malazan Empire: Book 3
Published: 0000

Score: 73

Our rating: 7.3 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Ravenheart

by David Gemmell

The proud Rigante are an oppressed people. Their days of glory hundreds of years in the past, they know are forced to bow their heads to the Varlish, who do everything to m [...]

Series: The Rigante Novels: Book 3
Published: 2001

Score: 96

Our rating: 9.5 | 1 positive reader reviews

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Midnight Falcon

by David Gemmell

Bane the Bastard is the illegitimate son of the Rigante king who men called Demonblade. Born of treachery, Bane grew up an outcast in his own land, feared by his fellow hig [...]

Series: The Rigante Novels: Book 2
Published: 0000

Score: 89

Our rating: 8.7 | 2 positive reader reviews

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Sword In The Storm

by David Gemmell

Born in the storm that doomed his father, Connavar grows to manhood among the mist-covered mountains of Caer Druagh, where the Rigante tribe dwell in harmony with the land [...]

Series: The Rigante Novels: Book 1
Published: 1998

Score: 91

Our rating: 9.0 | 1 positive reader reviews

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The Lion of Cairo

by Scott Oden

On the banks of the ageless Nile, from a palace of gold and lapis lazuli, the young Caliph rules as a figurehead over a crumbling empire. Cairo is awash in deception. In th [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2010

Score: 80

Our rating: 8.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Sword of Albion

by Mark Chadbourn

The year is 1588, and tension runs high between Spain and England. It's in this world that the spy Will Swyfte makes his appearance. He's famous throughout all of E [...]

Series: Sword of Albion: Book 1
Published: 0000

Score: 60

Our rating: 6.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Imager

by LE Modesitt Jr

Rhennthyl, son of a leading wool merchant in L'Excelsis, the capital of Solidar, has his entire life transformed when his master patron is killed in a flash fire, and R [...]

Series: Imager Portfolio #1
Published: 0000

Score: 76

Our rating: 7.6 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Drowning City

by Amanda Downum

Symir  the Drowning City. Home to exiles and expatriates, pirates and smugglers. And violent revolutionaries who will stop at nothing to overthrow the corrupt Imperial [...]

Series: The Necromancer Chronicles: Book 1
Published: 0000

Score: 68

Our rating: 6.8 | 0 positive reader reviews

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