Richly imaginative, set in a fantastical realm inhabited by disguised aristocrats, gods and goddesses and gangs of feral Death Boys and Charnel Girls, “The Waking Engine” is one of... Read morePublished 12 days ago by John Kwok
Far too clever for it's own good.
The story starts interestingly enough but soon the characters are drowning in the convoluted and unneccessarily confusing attempt at a... Read more
This was a hard book to finish. In style it reminds me a little bit of both Neverwhere and Alice and Wonderland. Read morePublished 1 month ago by W. Lancaster
This book gets two stars...both represent the world concept of the "Metaverse." A worthy and thought provoking idea. The praise ends there, though. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Todd Gutschow
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Quick & Dirty: A book with very big ideas that ultimately just didn’t deliver for me. Read more
David Edison's The Waking Engine is definitely one of the best and most imaginative new weirdish fantasy novels published during the recent years. Read morePublished 6 months ago by "Seregil of Rhiminee"
What an unexpected and fresh find! I did not expect such a richly realized world especially given the intriguing premise. I cannot wait for the sequel! Well done!Published 7 months ago by S-Mo