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Book of the Week - January 7th, 2016

This week, appropriately, we have a beginning and an ending: The Citadel of the Autarch by Gene Wolfe, the final volume of The Book of the New Sun… 423 more words


Book of the Week - December 22nd, 2015

I’m back with an early post, since I know everyone will be busy with family and friends and important things like eating loads of ham this weekend. 639 more words


Book of the Week - December 17th, 2015

As part of my efforts to remain free from Star Wars spoilers today, I thought I’d get a jump on my Book of the Week post. 695 more words


The Book of The New Sun - Gene Wolfe (book review)

Fantasy literature has often been looked down on as a teen market or a less than serious escapist out let. It’s twin sibling, Science Fiction, is often used to discuss big philosophical issues, mortality, the sustainability of culture, dystopian futuristic possibilities and even the very essence of where life came from but Fantasy literature rarely offers anything so deep. 646 more words

Book Review

Knight Notes: The Wizard, Chapters 35-37

This post covers Able’s temporary reprieve from the dungeon through his subsequent release and meeting with Lothur.

Chapters 35-37: Down, The Fight Before the Gate, Five Fates and Three Wishes… 1,251 more words

Gene Wolfe

Knight Notes: The Wizard, Chapters 22-23

This post covers the Room of Lost Loves through the battle of Utgard

Chapters 22 and 23: Lost Loves, The Battle of Utgard

Chapter Summaries… 1,379 more words

Gene Wolfe

Knight Notes: The Knight, Chapters 43-47

This post covers the time period beginning when Able leaves Sheerwall through his joining Lord Beel’s embassy to Utgard.

Chapters 43-47: The War Way, Michael, The Cottage in the Forest, Mani, Good Master Crol… 1,841 more words

Gene Wolfe