Category Archives: Fantasy

The Return Of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

The Return Of Tarzan: Tarzan #2 C+ 263 pages Amazon Book Preview of “The Return Of Tarzan”

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Tarzan Of The Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Tarzan Of The Apes: Tarzan #1 B 253 pages Amazon Book Preview of “Tarzan Of The Apes”

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Jungle Tales Of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Jungle Tales Of Tarzan: Tarzan #6 B- 252 pages Amazon Book Preview of “Jungle Tales Of Tarzan”

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Exhalation by Ted Chiang

Exhalation: Stories B 368 pages Amazon Book Preview of “Exhalation“

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The Gunslinger by Stephen King

From Goodreads: “In The Gunslinger (originally published in 1982), King introduces his most enigmatic hero, Roland Deschain of Gilead, the Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting, solitary figure at first, on a mysterious quest through a desolate world that eerily mirrors our own. … Continue reading

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King Of The Murgos by David Eddings

From Goodreads: “In this second book of The Malloreon, Garion and Ce’nedra continue the quest begun in Guardians of the West. In their party travel the immortal Belgarath the Sorcerer, his daughter Polgara the Sorceress, and the little Drasnian, Silk. Garion … Continue reading

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Guardians Of The West by David Eddings

From Goodreads:  “Garion has slain the evil God Torak and been crowned King of Riva. The Prophecy was fulfilled—or so it seemed. While the strange child Errand was growing up in the Vale of Aldur with Polgara and Durnik, showing only … Continue reading

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The Iron Throne by Simon Hawke

In the 1990’s, when this novel was written, I was just being introduced to sci-fi/fantasy literature.  I had Frank Herbert’s six Dune novels, loved Stephen R. Donaldson’s Tales of Thomas Covenant, and read the first book of Tad Williams’ Memory, Sorrow and … Continue reading

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Sleeping Beauties by Steven King

Sleeping Beauties; co-written by Owen King has a very interesting plot. All the women of the world, when they fall asleep, stay asleep. They are cocooned in a something like silk. If you try to wake them they turn into … Continue reading

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The Jewels of Aptor by Samuel R. Delany

Delany wrote this story in 1962, when he was 19. Easily one of his weakest works. Some of the ‘Delany’ style is clearly in the book. He seems to have a set cast of character-types that pop up in all … Continue reading

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