Michael McLendon is an actor living in NYC.
His favorite authors are Brandon Sanderson and Mark Lawrence.
If he's not reading, he's making faces in front of a mirror or watching something with swords and/or explosions.
Brian D Anderson's Behind the Vale is a JRPG inspired urban fantasy.
*Editor's Choice* The Court of Broken Knives by Anna Smith Spark is a sharply written tour de force.
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow is a seminal near future work that makes the challenges of privacy and security in the internet age a tantalizing YA thriller.