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Tendrils of Darkness — Chapter 44: In Search of a King

The Start of a War     “You see, it al...

Tendrils of Darkness — Chapter 43: In Search of a King

The Crow’s Message     Raven had expec...

Tendrils of Darkness — Chapter 42: Wolf Encounter

Wolf Encounter   Zeph was beginning to think ...

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Review: Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson

by Jon Snow

(Details for giveaway below review) I love Mistborn. I’ve read the trilogy and I’ve listened to it in Audiobook format. There are not many books I have done this for. I love the magic system and it only got more complex as the story continued. When Alloy of Law came out (unexpectedly) we got more […]

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Romance in Fantasy…what’s the point?

by Ben

Danica and I sat down (google hangouts) to talk about romance in fantasy. If you didn’t know, Danica is a dashingly good looking female who loves her romance and has a good opinion on the matter. I myself, know nothing. This discussion is in real time, we didn’t edit any of our answers (except for […]

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Review: Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson

by Ben

Steelheart is Brandon Sanderson’s newest book. Once again, it’s a good one. It’s different from what we’re used to though. Steelheart is a YA (young adult) book, built around the superhero concept. – If power corrupts, does absolute power corrupt absolutely? That’s the question Brandon Sanderson asks of you and me. Steelheart takes place in […]

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Review: Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan

by Ben

Out of sheer luck I picked a review copy of Promise of Blood by Brian McClellan. I hadn’t heard of the author before and I didn’t know anything about the book. I was a bit skeptical at the beginning, as it was a trilogy (all the rage these days). It wasn’t until about 80 pages in that […]

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Complex worlds created and sustained …. but how?

by Ben

Whilst I was trolling over the interwebs I discovered a website called Writing Excuses and with the slogan, “Fifteen minutes long, because you’re in a hurry, and we’re not that smart”, it just had to be worth my time. Each week Brandon Sanderson , Howard Taylar , Dan Wells  and Mary Robinette Kowal upload a podcast and share their collective […]

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Download Brandon Sanderson’s Newest Book Warbreaker for FREE

by Ben

So, Brandon Sanderson, author of the Elantris, the amazing Mistborn trilogy, and Robert Jordan’s soon-to-be-finished final Wheel of Time book (well, now a trilogy) is doing something quite unique: he’s giving away for FREE a FULL verison of his latest novel, War Breaker. Granted, the novel is in draft mode, but the final version will […]

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