Book Recommendation: The Time of The Dark

Some time ago, I wrote about an appreciation thread on reddit; it was about author Barbara Hambly and her many works, which include but are not limited to vampiric noir, dark fantasy, world-jumping fun with wizards and much more! The Time of the Dark was the first amongst these recommendations, and the favourite of the... Continue Reading →

Fantasy Quote of the Day 29/08/2017

It's my birthday today and so the quote I share with you today is one of great personal importance to me. "The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge." -Albert Einstein  

Fantasy Quote of the Day, 28/08/2017

Today's quote is all about the past! We all have our pasts. I suspect we keep them nebulous not because we are hiding from our yesterdays but because we think we will cut more romantic figures if we roll our eyes and dispense delicate hints about beautiful women forever beyond our reaches. Those men whose... Continue Reading →

Fantasy Quote of the Day, 26/08/2017

I love dragons; who doesn't?! They're often seen as the pinnacle of fantasy creatures; mighty, cold and deadly intelligent, dragons can be both the noblest and most sly of beings. Steven Erikson's dragons are complex creatures. They are rarely seen, but their presence is felt throughout the many books. Today's quote describes a dragon from... Continue Reading →

Fantasy Quote of the Day 25/08/2017

This one is from the Black Company--the very first novel in the series, in fact. You can find reasons to read it here. It's a pretty lengthy quote; beware! The legate said, “Welcome to the service of the Lady, physician.” His voice was distracting. IT did not fit expectations, ever. This time it was musical,... Continue Reading →

Book Recommendation: The Gunslinger

I saw "The Dark Tower" movie today, and it left me with...mixed feelings. Matthew Mchonaghy makes every scene he's in so much fun, but the adaptation makes everything so much...less. The ideas shown within the movie are a fraction of what The Dark Tower is about. But this is about the book, not the movie.... Continue Reading →

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