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Paperback Perils: May Reading List

Hey all, hope everyone had a fantastic weekend. I know we are already halfway through May but I wanted to share with you what I am reading this month. Moonglow By: Michael Chabon My boyfriend, Keltin, had heard of this book and we happened across it on one of our book forays. He loved it… Continue reading Paperback Perils: May Reading List

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Paperback Perils: A Gathering of Shadows

Title: A Gathering of Shadows Author: V. E. Schwab Publication Date: 2016 Publishing House: Macmillian Publishers Happy Monday all, I finally finished the second book in the Shades of Magic series. My apologies in the delay on this review, life has a habit of getting in the way of my reading but never fear my… Continue reading Paperback Perils: A Gathering of Shadows

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Paperback Perils: A Darker Shade of Magic

Title: A Darker Shade of Magic Author: V. E. Schwab Publication Date: 2015 Publishing House: Macmillian Publishers A Darker Shade of Magic is the first book in the Shades of Magic trilogy. You can breathe a sigh of relief because all three books in the series have been published already. I loved this book the… Continue reading Paperback Perils: A Darker Shade of Magic

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Paperback Perils: The City of Brass

Title: The City of Brass Author: S.A. Chakraborty Publication Date: 2017 Publishing House: HarperCollins Publishers Add this book to your to read list. Chakraborty does an excellent job of creating an enthralling world and complex characters. I read this book in about three days, could not put it down. I will warn you though, this… Continue reading Paperback Perils: The City of Brass

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Paperback Perils: The Wise Man’s Fear

Title: The Wise Man’s Fear Author: Patrick Rothfuss Publication Date: 2011 Publishing House: Daw Books, INC. It has been a while since I posted about this series but I have finished book two of the Kingkiller Chronicle. And now I wait impatiently for Rothfuss to release the final book in the series. The fact that… Continue reading Paperback Perils: The Wise Man’s Fear

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Paperback Perils: A Princess of Mars

Title: A Princess of Mars Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs Publication Date: 2011 Publishing House: Fall River Press Despite the publication date above this is not a new book, this is just a more recent publication of an old one and the original publication date wasn’t listed. A Princess of Mars is book one of the… Continue reading Paperback Perils: A Princess of Mars

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Paperback Perils: Werewolves of Fantasy Literature

Besides dragons, werewolves are a consistent mythical creature in fantasy literature. They are particularly prominent in the subgenre of Urban Fantasy. I particularly enjoy this subgenre because it contrasts the world of magic to that of technology. Urban Fantasy is not all I’m looking at here but it has a definite presence.   Harry Potter:… Continue reading Paperback Perils: Werewolves of Fantasy Literature

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Paperback Perils: Dragons of Fantasy Literature

“No, I would not want to live in a world without dragons, as I would not want to live in a world without magic, for that is a world without mystery, and that is a world without faith.” - Streams of Silver, R. A. Salvatore As you can probably tell from my past Paperback Perils… Continue reading Paperback Perils: Dragons of Fantasy Literature

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Paperback Perils: The Dresden Files

Title: The Dresden Files Author: Jim Butcher Publication Date: Various Publishing House: ROC I’m still behind in my reading of new books due to Christmas prep and holiday parties so I am going to tell you about one of my favorite book series Dresden Files by Jim Butcher. Dresden Files are urban fantasy and a… Continue reading Paperback Perils: The Dresden Files