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The Penitent Damned by Django Wexler

This is the next story included in the 2014 Campbellian Anthology. There’s only one author left to read on the anthology. Luckily, I found a 2017 collection of authors eligible for the 2017 Campbell Award for New Writers. It’s only available until July 17, 2017, so download it today if you’re interested.

Published: June, 2013 on io9, and you can also find it on Amazon

Genre: fantasy

Length: 20 pages

Setting: Vordan, a fantastical, medieval-style city Continue reading


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Rose by Jeff Smith

Published: 2002

Genre: fantasy graphic novel

Length: 150 pages

Setting: the world of Bone, decades before the events of Bone

Interest: I saw the graphic novel at the library and picked it up because it looked like it was a about fairy tales (which is something Miss Adventure is enjoying quite a bit lately). Turns out, it is a prequel to the Bone series, which the whole family has read and loved. Continue reading

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New Spring by Robert Jordan

Published: 2004

Genre: epic fantasy

Length: 334 pages

Setting: 20 years before the events of The Eye of the World, the first book in the Wheel of Time series

Interest: It’s a prequel to the Wheel of Time series, which has me very interested. I’m not sure how it escaped my attention for as long as it did. Continue reading

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