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The Dagger and The Coin by Daniel Abraham – Series Review

The Dagger and The Coin by Daniel Abraham – Series Review
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This review may contain spoilers. Read with caution if you have yet to finish the series. Reviewing an entire series in one fell swoop can be tricky. Luckily, I’ve got the perfect metaphor to carry us through this one…but more on that in a moment. First, here’s a quick introduction for those who’re not familiar […]

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Rogues edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois

Rogues edited by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois
4.25

G.R.R.M. states in his introduction that’s the “Rogues is not meant to be a fantasy anthology” but I picked it up for the authors that I knew from being a fantasy reader, and I believe most readers will, so that’s where I will focus. The character type is so ingrained in the fantasy genre and […]

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The Long Price Quartet by Daniel Abraham

The Long Price Quartet by Daniel Abraham
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A few weeks ago, finding myself without anything to read, I picked up A Shadow in Summer, first book of the Long Price Quartet by Daniel Abraham. Since I had never heard about this series or its author, my expectations were quite low: probably some generic fantasy to pass the time, with just enough interesting […]

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The Dragon’s Path by Daniel Abraham

The Dragon’s Path by Daniel Abraham
3.5

Among my convention book haul was The Dragon’s Path. It looked interesting and promised to be a novel of journeys and politics and other things that I usually find interesting in books. It was at least partially true. The book centers around the political troubles of the kingdom of Antea. They take over the city […]

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Fantasy Book Club – October 2011: A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham

Fantasy Book Club – October 2011: A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham 

Hello Fantasy Fans! This month we will be reading A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham. Saraykeht is poised on the knife-edge of disaster. The powerful city-state of Saraykeht is a bastion of peace and culture, a major center of commerce and trade. Its economy depends on the power of the captive spirit, Seedless, an […]

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