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Wyrd and Wonder: Historical Fantasy Books That Should Be A Movie/TV Show

"My father was a king and the son of kings."First line in The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Today's prompt for Wyrd and Wonder is Page to Screen and combining that with my own theme of Historical Fantasy means I'm going to be talking about some Historical Fantasy books that would be great on… Continue reading Wyrd and Wonder: Historical Fantasy Books That Should Be A Movie/TV Show

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Fantasy Books That Feel Historical But Aren’t

"I didn't know how long I had been in the king's prison."First line in The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner Welcome to this post for Wyrd and Wonder where I'm looking at Fantasy books that kind of make you believe they take place in a historical version of our own world. They don't actually, but… Continue reading Fantasy Books That Feel Historical But Aren’t

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More Popular Books I Don’t Want to Read

"The palace still shook occasionally as the earth rumbled in memory, groaned as if it would deny what had happened."First line in The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan Unpopular opinions time! It's been almost two years since I made a post listing some popular books I have to interest in reading, and since… Continue reading More Popular Books I Don’t Want to Read

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Awesome Characters in Books I Didn’t Like

"The demon exploded in a shower of ichor and guts."First line in Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare So you're reading a book that you can tell isn't your thing, but you keep going anyway because there's this one side-character you want to read more about, so you pray they turn up more often. Who hasn't… Continue reading Awesome Characters in Books I Didn’t Like

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Reading 5-Star Reviews of Books I Hated

"The town was in flames."First line in Blood of Elves by Andrzej Sapkowski I'm looking at reviews again! Last week I found some 1-star reviews of books I really loved, and so in this post, I'm doing the opposite. I've found some interesting, maybe funny, reviews for books I gave 1 or 2 stars to,… Continue reading Reading 5-Star Reviews of Books I Hated