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Amazon Gives The Wheel of Time the Greenlight!

That Amazon has had a TV adaptation of The Wheel of Time in the works has been the worst kept secret in SF over the past several weeks.  The showrunner, Rafe Judkins, has been working on scripts and teasing various … Continue reading

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An Underappreciated (Albeit Minor) Challenge to Adapting The Wheel of Time for Television

If you are a fan of The Wheel of Time and haven’t been reading Sylas K. Barrett’s first read of the series over at Tor.com, you need to be.  Blogging a first read is a daunting task, as I learned … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Moments in The Wheel of Time

The theme for Top Ten Tuesday this week is a freebie.  It has been entirely too long since I’ve done a Wheel of Time post, so I decided to go with the top 10 moments from the series.  Easy, right?  … Continue reading

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Top Five Wednesday: Favorite Teachers/Mentors

Today’s theme for Top Five Wednesday is favorite teachers and mentors.  Browsing through my books, I had fewer than I expected, probably because I read very little YA. You probably think I’m riffing on Tolkien again in advance of my … Continue reading

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Can The Wheel of Time Work as a TV Show?

UPDATE: Team Jordan has released an announcement.  The real news, in my opinion, is buried in the comments.  Per Alan Romanczuk (Alan is on Team Jordan), “We understand that [showrunner] Rafe [Judkins] and Ted are currently in discussions with a … Continue reading

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Ranking the New Wheel of Time Covers

Yesterday I ranked the oft-maligned Darrell K. Sweet covers used for the original editions of The Wheel of Time. I like several of those covers a whole lot, but when Tor decided to commission original artwork for the ebook editions, … Continue reading

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Ranking the Original Wheel of Time Covers

The covers for the first 13 Wheel of Time books (fitting, that number) and New Spring were provided by the late, great Darrell K. Sweet.  Like Robert Jordan before him, Sweet died before the series could be finished, and artist … Continue reading

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