Browse Reviews  ::  Fawkes


Fawkes A Novel

By Nadine Brandes
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.94 Stars

All Reviews

On 3/27 Deborah O'Carroll wrote: I finally read FAWKES and, awkwardly, I didn’t love it. *shifty eyes* *stows self away behind fortifications* Firstly, taste in books varies, and this review is just my personal opinion! FAWKES wasn’t my cup of tea, but if it’s yours, that’s great! I feel like nearly everyone I know loved this, ... Fawkes by Nadine Brandes (Review)

Deborah O'Carroll's Rating:

2 Stars

On 10/13 Gracelyn Buckner wrote: 4.5 Stars ~wonderfuls~ historical fiction-fantasy I first picked up this book, not realizing that it had a fantasy aspect to it. I probably wouldn’t have read it if I would have known that was included. I’ve just not had good luck with that genre. But I’m so glad I read Fawkes, because Ms. Brandes ... Wonderful Historical Fiction-Fantasy

Gracelyn Buckner 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/24 Amanda George wrote: First of all, let me thank Booklook Bloggers and Thomas Nelson for the chance to read and review this book: Fawkes by Nadine Brandes. As always, these thoughts are my own. This review is spoiler-free and no main plot points are revealed. I give this story 4 stars. Synopsis: Thomas Fawkes is turning ... Fawkes by Nadine Brandes | A Book Review

Amanda's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/20 English Lady wrote:  Thomas Nelson, July 10th 2018 448 Pages, Hardback and AudioGenre: Fantasy/Historical Fantasy Setting: Fantasy Version of 17th century Britain, primarily London.  Thomas Fawkes is turning to stone, and the only cure to the Stone Plague is to join his father’s plot to assassinate ... Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

English Lady 's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/9 Karin Beery wrote: It took me a while to write this review because it took me a while to figure out how I felt about this book. It's different than most books that I read in that it's told from the point-of-view of a sixteen-year-old boy, but that didn't bother me or throw me off. Still, something about the story didn't ... If you like plot-driven fantasy, I think you'll like this book.

Karin's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/8 V. Joy Palmer wrote:  About the Book ~Thomas Fawkes is turning to stone, and the only cure to the Stone Plague is to join his father's plot to assassinate the king of England. Silent wars leave the most carnage. The wars that are never declared but are carried out in dark alleys with masks and hidden knives. Wars where ... Review of Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

V. Joy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/29 Crossroad Reviews wrote: Noteworthy experiences while reading this book: I was really excited to read this one and the premise was really good. Do I Recommend this book? If you don't mind slower books this one might work for you. Notes and Opinions: I loved the magic system in this one as well as all the action and what ... #BookReview: Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

Crossroad Reviews' Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/23 Shanza Shanza wrote: “Fawkes” by Nadine Brandes is a retelling of the Gunpowder Plot but with MAGIC!!! The story is set in 17th century London. There are two groups of people, Keepers and Igniters. Keepers control one colour and Igniters control more than one colour. There is a silent war going between Keepers and Igniters. ... Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

Shanza's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/20 Jill Hart wrote: Sadly, this was a DNF for me. I went back to it numerous times. I really wanted to like it. However, it just didn't hold up to the hype for me. The writing is good, and the characters are interesting, but the storyline drug and didn't hold my interest. I will try another novel from this author someday, ... Review: Fawkes

Jill's Rating:

2 Stars

On 8/13 Angel Roman wrote: First impressions After reading the Out of Time series by Nadine Brandes, I was excited to know she was releasing a new book, a historical fiction story nicely packaged in a hardcover book with an amazing cover. This could be one of those books you can safely buy because you like the cover and still ... Review – Fawkes by Nadine Brandes

Angel Roman's Rating:

5 Stars