Monthly Archives: October 2015

Authors, Tacos and Fish n’ Chips

Phoenix fantasy fans can hang with the Tacopope this weekend as Kevin Hearne returns to his old stomping grounds for a pair of events. On Sunday, Hearne, along with fellow Holy Taco Church members Beth Cato and Sam Sykes, will … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling – Pure Good

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling – Creative Cursing

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Big Box Stores Are Literally the Devil in Paul Cornell’s Novella, “Witches of Lychford”

Witches of Lychford Paul Cornell ★★★★ Tor.com, 2015. I’ve always felt that WalMart was the devil, I just always meant it figuratively. In veteran comic and screenwriter  Paul Cornell’s new novella, however, it is the literal truth. Witches of Lychford, … Continue reading

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Ferrett Steinmetz Gets to the Flux of the Matter

Ferrett Steinmetz’s urban fantasy Flex was an unexpected treat earlier this year. Blending Breaking Bad with the magic of bureaucratic paperwork, he created an intriguing urban fantasy that broke from the genre’s vampires, werewolves and magical private dicks. You can … Continue reading

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