Fun Lists

Underrated Female Authors in SFF I Love #WomenInSFF

"We should agree on some passwords."First line in Half Lost by Sally Green Hi, guys. Over at The Fantasy Hive they're spotlighting female authors writing SFF through the hastag #WomenInSFF. That made me feel inspired to make my own contribution in the form of 2 posts: one about female authors I've already read and one… Continue reading Underrated Female Authors in SFF I Love #WomenInSFF

Book Memes

Top Ten Tuesday – Book Series I Want to Start

"The end of the world started when a pegasus landed on the hood of my car."First line in Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian by Rick Riordan Hi, guys. As it happens, Top Ten Tuesday is 10 years old! Therefore, the prompt for this week is to pick a previous TTT topic, either redoing one… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday – Book Series I Want to Start

Fun Lists

Intelligent Characters in Fantasy Books

"The letter had said to meet in a bookstore."First line in The Magician's Land by Lev Grossman Hi, guys. Another post for Wyrd and Wonder and for this one I'm focusing on the characters of our beloved genre. Specifically the smart ones. It's one of those things that's difficult to qualify because when is someone… Continue reading Intelligent Characters in Fantasy Books

Discussions

Wyrd and Wonder: Embracing the Nuances of the Fantasy Genre

"When the letter came I was out in the fields, binding up my last sheaf of wheat with hands that were shaking so much I could hardly tie the knot."First line in The Binding by Bridget Collins Hi, guys. Welcome to this little discussion post about something I've noticed when listening to/reading general debates about… Continue reading Wyrd and Wonder: Embracing the Nuances of the Fantasy Genre

Book Tags

Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Tag (Wyrd and Wonder)

"It was late winter in northern Rus', the air sullen with wet that was neither rain nor snow."First line in The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden Hi, guys. It's time for a tag. I picked Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Book Tag because this is my first time participating in Wyrd and… Continue reading Get to Know the Fantasy Reader Tag (Wyrd and Wonder)