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The Jode: Part 1: General Ygl & the Genie

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it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  13 ratings  ·  9 reviews
2019 Reader's Choice WINNER: 1st Place: Fantasy! Experience divine right. "...... in a hidden green....." General Ygl's Inner Earth has been turned upside down. Follow his compatriots and him on an adventure of discovery about the infamous Jode in a world of gods and goddesses, belief and disbelief, politics and religion; and, divine right in the embattled continent of Zae ...more
Paperback, 248 pages
Published February 12th 2018 by Pj Selarom
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Joel M.
Aug 20, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Combination of great story and writing. A must read for fantasy lovers; and also for casual readers of the genre. Selarom's first book of the Jode series beautifully correlates the supernatural reality of fantasy with the psychological nuances of everyday life.

Bravo!
Barbara Kennedy
Aug 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Very engaging story! Highly recommended if you want to read something that is fresh with original characters and story line. If you are a reader of fantasy the Jode is a must read. And....fans are thrilled to know the second book in the series will be coming out soon. Can’t wait!!
S. Petit
Jul 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A revolutionary fantasy! This very descriptive story shows conflict with the various characters and represents what this revolution is about. It reflects the reality about how people respond to each other and a reality that does exist.
I like the intensive interactions lent to the story Mr. Selarom weaves, but, there were some funny moments, too. Even though it's a fantasy, modern and past society is well represented. I don't have a favorite character because I love them all. There's a certain s
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Kathy
Aug 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Love this book! I anxiously await the rest of the series! This is a fun and easy read, the descriptive & colorful writing makes you feel like you are right in the middle of the story with General Ygl, Flower Juna and the rest of the characters. There are different dialects for each of the species but they are easy to pick out as they are printed in bold font and there is a chart at the beginning of the book, however, it's fairly easy to pick up on the dialects without referring to the chart. ...more
Crystal Barker
Aug 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I loved the dialects and creation of new creatures! The illustrations on the front and back pages were inspiring and helped set a visual tone for the book. At first, the book was slow reading because of the language and dialects of the different characters and I was flipping to the dialect chart and the map and pics on front and back of book. But, by the end I was speeding along and thoroughly immersed in the book. I am excited to read part two and excited to see this on the big screen one day! ...more
Crystal Barker
Aug 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved the dialects and creation of new creatures! The illustrations on the front and back pages were inspiring and helped set a visual tone for the book. At first, the book was slow reading because of the language and dialects of the different characters and I was flipping to the dialect chart and the map and pics on front and back of book. But, by the end I was speeding along and thoroughly immersed in the book. I am excited to read part two and excited to see this on the big screen one day! ...more
Orange
Jul 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I read the 1st edition Kindle version of this book and loved it so much that I bought the paperback 2nd edition for my 13 year old nephew to read. The story line is engaging and the characters are great. I am excited to read part 2.
Allison F
Aug 06, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Mr P J Selarom I suppose we should start by saying ‘congratulations’ on completing The Jode part one ! You must be really pleased to have finally finished writing it? Pleased! Relieved! cant wait for the rest. Bravo !!!

Sven S
Sep 29, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Loved this book. From the start to finish, the story kept me hooked. The antagonist is intimidating which is always important, something authors these days try and fail to set in to the reader. The main cast is colorful and have great banter with each other. Pick it up!
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