Category Archives: Reviews

Risen – Reviews & Interviews

Risen’s now out worldwide, so here are some of the reviews it’s been getting! Chloe Frizzle on Youtube has done a sequence of video reviews on the entire Alex Verus series.  Her reviews of books 1-3 are here, books 4-6 … Continue reading

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November Update

With Risen’s release now less than a month away, here are some bits and pieces of news for November! The first reviews of Risen are coming in, and they’ve all been very positive so far.  Here’s the one from Publisher’s … Continue reading

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Forged – First Review

The early review copies of Alex Verus #11, Forged, have started to go out, so here’s the review from Publisher’s Weekly!  Since it doesn’t contain any real spoilers for Forged I’ve copied the whole thing below, but it does contain spoilers … Continue reading

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Between Releases

Fallen is out in the US but not yet out in the UK, meaning that this two-week period is an odd sort of limbo where all of my US readers have been able to read the book but my UK … Continue reading

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Fallen Review – Publishers Weekly

The PW review for Fallen is out!  Here’s an edited version:   The exciting 10th novel featuring British mage Alex Verus blows apart the series’ underpinnings and releases Alex’s power as well as his rage. Until now, Alex, a diviner … Continue reading

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Review and Giveaway

King’s River Life has a review of Marked up, along with a giveaway.  Go check it out! Book 10 is inching along towards the finish line.  Not much farther to go now.  

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Marked Release Week, The Sequel

Marked has been out for a few days, and so far everyone seems to be very happy with it.  Which I had a feeling was going to happen (I usually have at least a vague idea of how well a book’s … Continue reading

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Three Week Marked

Marked is a little less than three weeks away!  The release date is July 3rd, which should cover both the paper and Kindle editions as well as the Audible audiobook.  You can find another early review here.   For those … Continue reading

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PW review for Marked

Continuing in our series of Publisher’s Weekly reviews for my books, here’s the instalment for No. 9.   The complex ninth novel in Jacka’s outstanding urban fantasy series adds substantially to protagonist Alex Verus’s self-understanding as he prepares for the … Continue reading

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Marked reviewed on RT

Early reviews are starting to come in for Marked, and Romantic Times has named it as one of their Top Picks! “Benedict Jacka doesn’t waste a moment in this ninth series installment, plunging readers into the ongoing action and lingering … Continue reading

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