"Dark, brutal and violent, and packed with heart and emotional depth, The Heart of Stone is an intriguing novel. Great characters and a well-developed world surround a complex monster protagonist in a powerfully grim standalone fantasy."- Alan Baxter, author of the Alex Caine Series
"Heart of Stone is a well-crafted novel that will leave its readers cursing the fact it's a standalone."
- Graham Austin-King, author of Faithless
"Genuinely the best standalone novel I've had the pleasure of reading!"
- JP Ashman, author of The Black Powder Wars Series
"This is Ben's best book yet. Plain and simple."
- Michael R. Miller, author of The Dragon's Blade Trilogy
"A brutal delight with thrilling action and heart, rowdy and wise, bloody and tender at the same time. I had a blast, and got my heart broken too. I highly recommend checking this one out."
- Dyrk Ashton, author of Paternus
"The Heart of Stone is a solidly written and fascinating dark fantasy."
"The Heart of Stone is a must read if you can appreciate a long-lasting platonic relationship between protagonists in a brutal and violent battlefield setup that stays with you long after you have finished reading the book."