Tag Archives: fantasy

Read It: Spinning Silver

Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik Their law didn’t seem to allow for mistakes, and if you couldn’t make what you said was true, they’d repair the fault in the world by putting you out of it.

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Read It: The Priory of the Orange Tree

The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon   Behind every throne is a masked servant who seeks only to make a puppet of the one who sits on it.

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Read It: Koma

Koma by Pierre Wazem & Frederik Peeters Adidas, a young girl who works as assistant chimney sweep for her father, one day ventures too far down the chimney and discovers a world different than her own. Here, she learns that … Continue reading

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Read It: Naermyth

Naermyth by Karen Francisco What if the creatures of our folklore were not just stories? What if they exist in hiding and were just waiting for the perfect opportunity to come out of the shadows and take over the land? … Continue reading

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Read It: Uprooted

Uprooted by Naomi Novik Uprooted is a standalone fantasy novel written by American author, Naomi Novik. It tells a tale about a village girl named Agnieszka who was unexpectedly picked by the village wizard, Dragon, to live with him in … Continue reading

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Read It: Slade House

Slade House by David Mitchell   “People are masks, with masks under those masks, and masks under those, and down you go.” 

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Read It: American Gods

American Gods by Neil Gaiman  All your questions can be answered, if that is what you want. But once you learn your answers, you can never unlearn them.

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Read It: Mythology Class

Mythology Class By Arnold Arre Mythology class is a graphic novel written and illustrated by Arnold Arre. It tells the tale of 10 UP students who received an odd pamphlet inviting them to join a Mythology class. Everyone goes to … Continue reading

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Read It: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke … he had begun to wonder why the great feats of magic that he read about remained on the pages of his book and were no longer seen in the street or … Continue reading

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Now Watching: Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell

I have a self-imposed rule which I try very hard to follow: read before watching. Since there are a lot of novels being made into movies or TV series, I try as much to read before watching. It’s hard. Very … Continue reading

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