Agnieszka loves her valley home, her quiet village, the forests and the bright shining river. But the corrupted Wood stands on the border, full of malevolent power, and its shadow lies over her life.
Dani and Greg discuss removing To Kill a Mockingbird from a school curriculum, money launderers taking advantage of self published authors on Amazon, and review the SPFBO finalist Sufficiently Advanced Magic by Andrew Rowe.
The Serpent Spire — a colossal tower with ever-shifting rooms, traps, and monsters. Those who survive the spire’s trials return home with an attunement: a mark granting the bearer magical powers. According to legend, those few who reach the top of the tower will be granted a boon by the spire’s goddess.
Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants nothing more than to belong there, despite her mortality.
Dani and Greg discuss the endeavors of the self published authors of Sigil Independent, Winds of Winter non-news, and James Dashner before diving into a review of the first three books of the Red Rising Saga.
Written in his distinctively dazzling manner, Oscar Wilde’s story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is the author’s most popular work.
In preparation for an anticipated third invasion, children, including the novel's protagonist, Ender Wiggin, are trained from a very young age through increasingly difficult games including some in zero gravity, where Ender's tactical genius is revealed.
We are joined today by our friend David from the Casually Lit show to talk about the sci fi classic, Ender's Game!
My belated January Wrap-Up & February TBR!
Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth.