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The Skull Throne
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by Peter V. Brett (Goodreads Author)
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Who Fears Death
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The Skull Throne by Peter V. Brett
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A Crown for Cold Silver by Alex Marshall
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Operation Arcana by John Joseph Adams
Operation Arcana
by John Joseph Adams (Goodreads Author)
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I’m not one to typically read short story collections or anthologies but the theme behind the latest John Joseph Adams’ edited Operation Arcana was sufficiently intriguing to pique my interest. The focus of Operation Arcana is on military fantasy and ...more
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The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison
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Rat Queens, Vol. 1 by Kurtis J. Wiebe
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Harrison Squared by Daryl Gregory
Harrison Squared
by Daryl Gregory (Goodreads Author)
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This shit is totally in my wheelhouse.
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The Providence of Fire by Brian Staveley
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The Emperor’s Blades was one of my favorite debut novels in recent years. A fast-paced narrative and fantastic characterization (for most of the characters) made the pages fly by. The novel had a few issues particularly that the world-building was a ...more
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The Heir of Night by Helen Lowe
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Glen Cook
“Evil is relative…You can’t hang a sign on it. You can’t touch it or taste it or cut it with a sword. Evil depends on where you are standing, pointing your indicting finger.”
Glen Cook, The Black Company

H.P. Lovecraft
“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown”
H.P. Lovecraft, Supernatural Horror in Literature

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“Every ounce of my cynicism is supported by historical precedent.”
Glen Cook, Shadow Games

H.P. Lovecraft
“I have seen the dark universe yawning
Where the black planets roll without aim,
Where they roll in their horror unheeded,
Without knowledge, or lustre, or name.”
H.P. Lovecraft, Nemesis

Steven Erikson
“Name none of the fallen, for they stand in our place, and stand there still in each moment of our lives. Let my death hold no glory, and let me die forgotten and unknown. Let it not be said that I was one among the dead to accuse the living.”
Steven Erikson, Deadhouse Gates

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