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Wars to End All Wars

Having just finished an alternate history, Clash of Eagles, I decided to read another one. Since I’d just been to the National World War One Museum the day before — and this was on the review pile, I picked this one. 693 more words

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Todd McCaffrey’s Dragonholder

I wanted to read Todd McCaffrey’s memoir of Anne McCaffrey because I was captivated by her novels when I was a teenager. But the last time I reread one, I was a little disappointed. 809 more words

Fiction: 20th Century

Skirts and Swords - Female-led Epic Fantasy

Female-led epic fantasy isn’t very easy to find. So it’s great to see a new box set compilation come out, featuring stories from L.P. Dover, R.K. 366 more words

Epic Fantasy

Tough Travels - Knights

Every week, Fantasy Review Barn runs a feature where they seek out examples of fantasy tropes. Other bloggers are welcome to join in, finding their own books to match the given topic. 865 more words


What Books Would You Unread?

We all have books that we would love to unread because they were so terrible, but what about books you would love to unread because reading them the first time was so thrilling and wonderful? 702 more words


What makes a good ending?

By B. Corp.

I hate doorstoppers. What happened to people getting to the point concisely and efficiently? We’re supposed to have short attention spans, people! Then why do books these days stretch to the 1000 pages (or at least those next on my list do)? 1,225 more words

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