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The Slow Regard of Silent Things - Patrick Rothfuss

The Slow Regard of Silent Things is a tale that, if you haven’t read The Name of the Wind, might slip you by. It follows one of those gentle, quiet characters that comes in for their brief part of a larger tale but stays with you afterwards. 158 more words


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The Elect, Book II, Sophomore Year

Emily Hudson is an elect, a one-in-a-million warrior woman charged and empowered to defend family, home, and community against whatever might rise up out of the dark.  488 more words


You've GOT to Read This Book: Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood

If I could recommend only one book to anyone for the rest of my life, I would choose Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood hands down. 332 more words

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Book Spotlight: A Star-Reckoner's Lot


For some, loss merely deprives. For others, it consumes.

Ashtadukht is a star-reckoner. The worst there’s ever been. Witness her treacherous journey through Iranian legends and ancient history. 1,512 more words


Avalon 4.12: part 7 of 7, Survivors

The travelers stayed with Yu-Huang and his people for a month.  They needed the recovery time.

Elder Stow’s horse took a ghoul arrow that was not life threatening.  2,366 more words


Funeral Bier

‘Why? Well, I hope my body will help them understand us. Who knows? Maybe I’ll be able to help them understand themselves better once they realize they aren’t alone. 889 more words