Books by J.V. Jones

A CAVERN OF BLACK ICE by J.V. Jones
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 30, 1999

"Still, Jones (The Barbed Coil, 1997, etc.) has talent, and it shows."
New doorstopper fantasy (and first of a trilogy entitled Sword of Shadows) set in the same world as Jones's Book of Words trilogy, but otherwise unconnected. Read full book review >
THE BARBED COIL by J.V. Jones
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Sept. 8, 1997

"Sparkling ideas embedded in vast swathes of conventionally inflated mediocrity: Fans of the previous trilogy should feel right at home. (Author tour)"
Doorstopper new fantasy from the author of the Book of Words trilogy (Master and Fool, 1996, etc.). Read full book review >
MASTER AND FOOL by J.V. Jones
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 1996

"A so-so trilogy that would have been the better for less bulk, more focus, and independently intelligible parts."
Final part of Jones's fantasy trilogy (A Man Betrayed, p. 184, etc.). Read full book review >
A MAN BETRAYED by J.V. Jones
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 1, 1996

"Better than volume one, with some feminist teeth showing; but what a pity that Jones didn't make the effort to render each entry independently intelligible."
Second part of Jones's sprawling, hardworking fantasy (The Baker's Boy, 1995). Read full book review >
THE BAKER'S BOY by J.V. Jones
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 1, 1995

"A so-so debut for those with a preference for large doses of hardworking, orthodox fantasy."
First of a trilogymeaning the initial, unresolved, third of a sprawling fantasy debut. Read full book review >