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Re: Miscellaneous Musings about Books
« Reply #1365 on: February 02, 2019, 07:18:13 PM »
@EdMcDonald_Blackwing , I've noticed you around the forum :)
I've seen your books but I'm not sure if I'll like them: what's the style, could you give me a little summary?
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« Reply #1366 on: February 02, 2019, 08:36:38 PM »
@EdMcDonald_Blackwing , I've noticed you around the forum :)
I've seen your books but I'm not sure if I'll like them: what's the style, could you give me a little summary?
Fast paced, fantasy thrillers. My books certainly fall on the darker side of things, but there's a lot of hope and characters who love one another and believe in what they're doing. Most of the action takes place around a wasteland, brought about by a cataclysmic magical weapon eighty years before Blackwing begins. Lots of action, romance (or rather, a relationship) as a key focus through the narrative. Terrifying demonic children.
I write about swords and birds and wizards and stuff.

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Re: Miscellaneous Musings about Books
« Reply #1367 on: February 13, 2019, 10:33:26 AM »
I like Dark Fantasy. Just ordered a Kindle sample.

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Re: Miscellaneous Musings about Books
« Reply #1368 on: February 14, 2019, 04:19:29 PM »
There's a very interesting review today on the main site of Jeanette Ng's Under the Pendulum Sun"

http://fantasy-faction.com/2019/under-the-pendulum-sun-by-jeannette-ng

He raises some interesting points, some things that I didn't even notice myself when I read it.
It's funny because some of the items he praises are exactly what made me not like the book that much - everyone's different.
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Re: Miscellaneous Musings about Books
« Reply #1369 on: February 15, 2019, 12:45:44 AM »
The review is so positive it sounds almost pandering... that said if I ever finish my WIP I think I'd want him to review it :)