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William King

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According to my quick, back of the envelope calculations, Michael Moorcock must have been around twenty-one years old when he started writing this book. It doesn’t show. For the few of you who have not heard of it, Stealer of Souls is the first book in the Elric series, which follows the adventures of Moorcock’s […]
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“Long are the lives of elves' he said.

Short are the tempers of dwarfs,'Gotrek muttered, just loud enough to be heard.”
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“Betrayer. That was what they called him. That was how they would remember him. If they were lucky enough to survive and remember anything, it would be because he had saved them, and they would never know.”
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“There must be a huge army assembled on the other side of the Dark Portal, Vandel thought, remembering the size of the Legion force that had passed through. All the kingdoms of the Alliance and all the realms of the Horde must have been stripped bare of combatants. The might of an entire world had been assembled to stand against the Burning Legion. Vandel could only pray that it would be enough.”
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Please vote for the Nov-Dec groupreads . (We have Gonji and Egypt occurring now; Jan-Feb is our annual Anthology time).

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Conan Road of Kings by Karl Edward Wagner: Theme: Conan Pastiche (ie non-REH Conan like Conan the Triumphant Conan: Road of Kings...).
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Gotrek & Felix The First Omnibus by William King: Gotrek & Felix: The First Omnibus by William King (or any of the Gotrek & Felix books)
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The Emperor's Railroad (Dreaming Cities, #1) by Guy HaleyA Sword & Sorcery novella length book (write-in)
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Gotrek & Felix: The First Anthology (write-in)
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The Mists of Doom (Cormac Mac Art, #1) by Andrew J. Offutt: Pastiche Cormac Mac Art (non REH Cormac like (The Mists of Doom or The Sign of the Moonbow: Cormac Mac Art by Andrew J. Offutt and sometimes Keith Taylor)
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