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Tough Traveling — The Ace

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 Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss

Patrick Rothfuss ★★★★ DAW, 2014. Patrick Rothfuss is in a tough position. Fans are clamoring for Doors of Stone, the long-awaited third book in his acclaimed “Kingkiller Chronicles” series, pestering him at cons and haranguing him on social media to … Continue reading

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October Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

There is a wealth of new reads coming our way next month. Here are just a few to look out for. As always, be sure and check back here for reviews – I doubt they all will reviewed, but I … Continue reading

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Phoenix Comicon – Magic Systems Panel Discussion

If anyone is interested… Here is the panel from Phoenix Comicon that inspired my discovery of Tim Powers. This was recorded on June 6, 2014. From the left: Patrick Rothfuss, Stephen Blackmoore, Sam Sykes, Jim Butcher, Myke Cole and Jaye Wells. … Continue reading

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