Tag Archives: Joe Abercrombie

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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YA Wednesday: “Half a War” by Joe Abercrombie

Half a War Joe Abercrombie ★★★½ Del Rey, 2015. “Only half a war is fought with swords” Joe Abercrombie opens Half a War, the slightly disappointing finale to his YA “Shattered Sea” trilogy, with that epigram, as Father Yarvi’s oath … Continue reading

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Myke Cole Recommends…

Myke Cole isn’t just a stern-faced champion of truth, justice and trigger discipline, he’s also a lover of all things sci-fi and fantasy. When I spoke with the Gemini Cell author at Elevengeddon we touched on a variety of subjects, … Continue reading

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July Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

Wow, take a couple months off and you get blindsided. There is a ton of awesome coming this month, from gamers battling aliens to dinosaur-riding knights. This list is by no means comprehensive, but here are some of the highlights … Continue reading

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Locus Award Winners Announced

The Locus Science Fiction Foundation presented the Locus Awards today at the annual Locus Awards Weekend in Seattle. Connie Willis hosted the ceremony, known for its lighthearted, Hawaiian shirt-themed festivities. The winners were selected through an open reader’s poll. Voting … Continue reading

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