The Eye of the World, A Conversation Pt. 3: The Eye of the World and Modern Fantasy

This is the third and final part of the conversation I had with Jackie at Death by Tsundoku about The Eye of the World, the first book in Robert Jordan's series, The Wheel of Time. This book was published in 1990, just shy of thirty years ago. The fantasy genre has changed a lot since … Continue reading The Eye of the World, A Conversation Pt. 3: The Eye of the World and Modern Fantasy

The Eye of the World, A Conversation Pt. 2: Reminiscing About Past and Present Reading Experiences

Jackie from Death by Tsundoku and I had both read The Eye of the World, the first book in Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time series, but it had been many years since either of us had cracked it open. It was interesting to reread it now that we're older and see just how much our … Continue reading The Eye of the World, A Conversation Pt. 2: Reminiscing About Past and Present Reading Experiences

Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January

The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow Fantasy 384 pages Expected Publication: September 10, 2019, from Redhook Books The portal tale has been a staple of fantasy for decades. In this subgenre, a character-- usually a young person-- in the ordinary world opens a strange door, walks through it, and finds themself … Continue reading Book Review: The Ten Thousand Doors of January