ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Karen Kincy (Kirkland, Washington) can be found lurking in her writing cave, though sunshine will lure her outside. When not writing, she stays busy gardening, tinkering with aquariums, or running just one more mile. Karen has a BA in Linguistics and Literature from The Evergreen State College.
REVIEW: SHADOWS OF ASPHODEL by Karen
SHADOWS OF ASPHODEL is a lovely and lyrical magical fantasy, set on the precipice of "The War To End All Wars"--World War I. Since this is alternate history/fantasy, we are entertained with magic, necromancy, and a talented female mercenary. There's just a frisson of Steampunk as well. Readers will thrill to the juxtaposition of the strong female protagonist vis a vis the fatally wounded necromancer, whom her intuition warns her not to save...but--.