Monthly Archives: October 2015

Review of The Path of Daggers by Robert Jordan

In a Massive Series, All Paths Are Paved With Daggers The Path of Daggers is book 8 of 14 in The Wheel of Times series. It is the shortest book of the series (not counting New Spring). That, in and … Continue reading

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Review of A Crown of Swords by Robert Jordan

A Crown of Swords is book 7 of 14 in The Wheel of Time series. A Crown of Swords is oft-criticized for covering only a very small sliver of time (11 days) from several different POVs. Which is, on its … Continue reading

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Review of Lord of Chaos by Robert Jordan

Caps the Finest of Four Acts in The Wheel of Time Lord of Chaos is book 6 of 14 in Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series. It is considered by many fans of the series as the best of the … Continue reading

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Review of The Fires of Heaven by Robert Jordan

The Fires of Heaven is book 5 of 14 in The Wheel of Time series. By book 5 the series is firmly in Act 2 of 4. I think Act 2 (books 4-6) is the best collective group of the … Continue reading

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Book Releases I’m Excited About for November, December, and January

The second half of November and December are typically slow, as the conventional wisdom is it’s too late to take advantage of the Christmas rush, but there is still a solid queue of books set for the next three months. … Continue reading

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Review of The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 by Robert Kirkman

Life After the Zombie Apocalypse is Nasty, Brutish, and Short—Or Is It? The Walking Dead, Compendium 3 collects comics #97-144, the same comics collected in volumes 17-24. As you can see, it’s quite a bit fatter than the first and … Continue reading

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Review of The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan

The Most Epic of Fantasy Series Becomes Truly EPIC The Shadow Rising is book 4 of 14 in The Wheel of Times series. The Shadow Rising had just been released when I began reading The Wheel of Time series (wow, … Continue reading

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