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"The Sorcerer's House" - G. Wolfe

This is a review of “The Sorcerer’s House” by Gene Wolfe.

Fresh out of prison and with several PhD.’s under his belt, Baxter Dunn isn’t certain what to do at all when he suddenly inherits a magical house. 386 more words

Book Review

Shadow & Claw by Gene Wolfe - IV

There is no magic. There is only knowledge, more or less hidden.

Wolfe, Gene. Shadow & Claw. New York: ORB, 1994.

Shadow & Claw by Gene Wolfe - III

But I believe there is no difference between those who are called courageous and those who are branded craven than that the second are fearful before the danger and the first after it. 42 more words

Review: Prince Of Thorns

Generally, I research books quite heavily before I pick them up. There has to have been a good review, a personal nomination or a blurb/cover/extract that’s really blown me away. 1,173 more words

On Gene Wolfe

Gene Wolfe resides comfortable on my top-ten top-five top-two list of favorite writers, out-ranked only by Chesterton. (You thought I would say Tokien, didn’t you?) For the uninitiated, Gene Wolfe is most famous for his tetrology… 1,332 more words


Book Review: The Knight

The Knight
By Gene Wolfe

My Edition:
Paperback, 430 pages
2004, Tor
ISBN: 0765313480

From the back of the book: A young man is transported from our world to a magical realm that contains seven levels of reality. 770 more words


Daily Poem 10: On Gene Wolfe

What you thought you read,
I have not written. You
are writing in the blanks.

(Based on Gene Wolfe’s comments about his short stories in the anthology “Again, Dangerous Visions.”)