For our final article on one of our new favorite books, Runebinder, we’ve invited author Alex R. Khaler to write a guest post on the incredible elemental magic system found in his books. Earlier in the week, we told you why we love Runebinder and why you will too, and revealed the cover and an
Yesterday we recommended one of our new favorite books, Runebinder by Alex R. Kahler. Why do we love it? Its epic elemental magic system is a fusion of Avatar: The Last Airbender and the Ancient Language’s physical capability limitations, mixed with some elemental and emotional links to chakras! As if that isn’t cool enough, the action in this
In our ongoing effort to find books to occupy our time while we (im)patiently await Book 5, we came across Runebinder, an incredible read that quickly made its way onto our list of favorites! It isn’t often that we come across a magic system that truly stands out from the rest, but this book has
Women kick butt! We could end our discussion on why strong female characters matter in fantasy with this undeniable fact… but why not dissect it further?
Christopher Paolini, through his official website, recently released a new interview with Seraphina and Tess of the Road author Rachel Hartman. Paolini.net describes the interview as a conversation between the two writers who “discuss the challenges of telling and editing this particular story, the coolness of dragons, and the familial complexities explored in the pages of Rachel’s newest novel.”
It’s been a while since the last update from Christopher on the progress of his scifi novel, referred to by the author as #TSiaSoS (a code-name, not the final title!). Today, Christopher took to his official blog to discuss where things stand with the project! The biggest news is that Christopher is working on another
We're celebrating the release of Rachel Hartman's Tess of the Road with a mega-giveaway featuring the author's three books, including Seraphina and Shadow Scale, as well as an autographed copy of Christopher Paolini's Eragon!
Every fantasy world is better with dragons! Several years ago, we sat down with two mega fantasy authors who most certainly agree: Christopher Paolini (Inheritance Cycle) and Rachel Hartman (Seraphina, Shadow Scale, Tess of the Road). The two dragon masters expertly weave tales of dragons, politics, and the plights of fantasy in the worlds of
This post is sponsored by Random House Children’s Books to promote the release of Rachel Hartman’s Tess of the Road, in stores now! We’re always in search of a new great fantasy read while we await Christopher’s fifth Inheritance Cycle book, and that search turned up one of our new favorites: Tess of the Road by
We’re always on the hunt for new books to read while we (im)patiently wait for Book 5… and we’re happy to report that we’ve found another great dragon adventure! Rachel Hartman’s Goredd, explored in her Seraphina duology and now in her latest book, Tess of the Road, is a compelling fantasy universe filled with dragons, adventures, political intrigue,