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From the Ashes of Ruin Series by Matthew D. Ryan

Matthew D. Ryan will be awarding a $15 Amazon/BN GC to a randomly drawn winner via rafflecopter during the tour.

GENRE: Fantasy

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Accessible Fantasy

Note: I’m going to be mostly talking about fantasy in this post so that’s the word I’ll use throughout, but Mieville’s book that I mention really falls more under the broader umbrella of speculative fiction. 863 more words

Reading Related

The characters of Game of Thrones are what make it..

What makes Game of Thrones such a fascinating and exciting series, in both the books and the TV series, is the vast array of brilliantly conceived characters, with unique backgrounds and complex personalities.   1,181 more words

Fantasy Posts

Darkspire Reaches

Darkspire Reaches by C.N. Lesley

The wyvern has hunted for the young outcast all her life; a day will come when, after being rejected by civilisation and the tribes, she must at last face him. 496 more words

Science Fantasy

Angela Slatter, The Bitterwood Bible

The Bitterwood Bible is marred by a homogeneity of tone and theme. It’s a collection of connected stories, but despite those connections, the stories would be better served by being read separately. 635 more words

Book Reviews

Regarding the World Fantasy Award Trophy

I’ve just worked up the nerve to express something that’s been boiling.

I believed the trophy needed to be changed decades ago. Why?

Four reasons. 239 more words

Speculative Fiction