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This is swell....

This isn't the place where I talk about my fiction, but I just received word that Reader's House, a magazine in the UK is publishing this review.

"Between The Helpless & The Darkness

Brent Olson


"Between The Helpless & The Darkness" is a captivating masterpiece, blending history and imagination seamlessly. A must-read adventure!"

Reader’s House



Brent Olson's latest masterpiece, "Between The Helpless & The Darkness," catapults readers into an enthralling alternative history narrative that redefines the very fabric of our world. Set against the backdrop of a thousand years ago, from the battlefields of York to the vast expanse of Iceland and beyond, Olson weaves a mesmerizing tale that captivates from the first page to the last.


In this epic saga, Olson deftly alters the trajectory of history with the precision of a single arrow, crafting a vividly imagined reality that leaves readers questioning the very essence of our past. His meticulous attention to detail and profound insight into the human condition breathe life into a cast of characters as diverse as they are compelling.


Drawing upon his own experiences and travels, Olson infuses his narrative with a palpable sense of authenticity, transporting readers to the heart of each meticulously researched setting. From the grandeur of kings battling for supremacy to the untold stories of fierce women, every page pulsates with raw emotion and unbridled adventure.


"Between The Helpless & The Darkness" is a triumph of storytelling that stands shoulder to shoulder with the literary giants of our time. With its rich tapestry of history, action, and intrigue, this novel is nothing short of a modern classic in the making. A must-read for anyone craving an unforgettable journey into the depths of imagination.


Brent Olson's bold vision and unparalleled talent shine brightly in this stunning work of alternative history. With each masterful stroke of his pen, he invites us to ponder the boundless possibilities of a world reshaped by the smallest of actions. As we eagerly await his next literary offering, one thing remains certain: Brent Olson has forever changed the landscape of storytelling."


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