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Review: The Broken Earth Trilogy

My Review of The Broken Earth Trilogy by N.K. Jemisin Since I am writing a review of the entire series, there will be spoilers from here on out. This is your warning. My summary: In a world where some people (called oroenes) can control the earth but are reviled for it, a mother searches for …

Gryffins: In Books and Video Games

So in putting together a post containing my gryffin collection I made a discovery. My gryffin collection is large, and so I decided to create a few different posts to show it off, rather than trying to stuff everything into one post. So this is the first post of three. Gryffins in Books I mentioned …

Review: The Fifth Season

My Review of The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin My summary: In a world where some people (called oroenes) can control the earth but are reviled for it, we follow three characters: A child, shunned by her parents and sent to the Fulcrum to learn to control her powers. A young woman is sent by …

I Love Gryffins!

I have loved gryffins pretty much my entire life. While I love mythological creatures in general, gryffins have always held a special place in my heart. One of the first fantasy books I ever picked up for myself was The Black Gryphon by Mercedes Lackey. It’s possible that part of the reason I loved it …

Review: Oathbringer

Oathbringer by Brandon Sanderson My basic summary: In a world plagued by regular hurricane-like storms and made mostly of stone, our intrepid heroes (Established in the first two books) continue on their path to try and reform the Knights Radiant. This book focuses on Dalinar and his purposely hidden back-story as he leads the charge …