I don’t typically write reviews for anything less than a full book, but I kept seeing this one around and I was intrigued. NetGalley only had an excerpt available for review so here we are. The excerpt was roughly the first ~150 pages of the book, so that’s what I’ll … Continue reading
I’ve done lots of stupid things in my life. I think just about everyone has. Regardless, I try not to spend a whole lot of time on regrets because if even one thing in my past were changed, I think the whole domino pile of craziness would collapse — and, … Continue reading
The Wise Man’s Fear
The Kingkiller Chronicle #2
Written: Patrick Rothfuss
Published: March 1, 2011
Obtained via: Purchase
For nearly four years, fantasy and science fiction enthusiasts have … Continue reading
The Inheritance Trilogy #1
Written: N.K. Jemisin
Published: February 25, 2010
Obtained via: Gift from a friend
Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian … Continue reading
Like Fantasy? Like Steampunk? Then I have some good news for you.
Tor.com has announced the creation of two “satellite sites” exclusively for sharing some of the best content found around the ‘net in the fantasy and steampunk genres. Basically, these are Facebook “fan” pages and accompanying Twitter streams.
Would … Continue reading
There is so much to address about The Black Prism. We have a very ambitious new fantasy world, a unique and fairly complicated magic system, an interesting political set-up, and some pretty ambiguous characters. The Black Prism [is] a spicy recipe for a series that I will definitely be lining up to finish.
These are writers’ resource links I’ve found helpful and/or interesting for January 9th through January 17th: