Tag Archives: Jo Walton

Tough Traveling — Laborers

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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Review: “The Philosopher Kings” by Jo Walton

The Philosopher Kings Jo Walton ★★★★½ Tor, 2015. I’m liking this trend of releasing sequels in rapid succession. Just six months after Jo Walton’s magnificent The Just City kicked off the year with a five-star review, she is back with … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling — Middle-Aged Heroes

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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2015 World Fantasy Award Nominees announced

The 2015 World Fantasy Award nominees were announced today. Established 40 years ago, the juried award is presented at the annual World Fantasy Convention. This year the convention will be held in Saratoga Springs, NY. Controversy has surrounded the award … Continue reading

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New Arrivals: Week of 6/22

Lots of reissues showing up this week, courtesy of a care package from Saga Press. Here’s what arrived on my doorstep  this past week:

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