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Tough Travelling: Mentors and Snarky Sidekicks

Hello everyone and welcome to Tough Travelling! Every month, we go on our travels through Fantasyland with Fantasy Faction, exploring a different fantasy trope as defined by Dianna Wynne Jones in her Tough Guide to Fantasyland. I managed to miss November's theme, Mentors, and I'm a bit late with this month's theme, Snarky Sidekicks; and so… Continue reading Tough Travelling: Mentors and Snarky Sidekicks

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State of my Arc: Dec Issue

Happy Best Month of the Year guys! For any newcomers, State of the ARC is a monthly meme thingy hosted by Avalinah's Books. We motivate and support each other to get through those lengthy TBRs (To Be Read piles) and knock out those reviews. You can catch up with how our host is doing here, or… Continue reading State of my Arc: Dec Issue

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Book Review: The Summerlark Elf by Brandon Draga

I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. Apologies for the quality of the picture! The Summerlark Elf is a fantasy novel which follows Enna, an elf brought up as a human, as she learns her true identity and becomes embroiled in a plot against the King. She is aided… Continue reading Book Review: The Summerlark Elf by Brandon Draga

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Book Review: The Hidden Face by S. C. Flynn

I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review The Hidden Face is a fantasy, the first book in S. C. Flynn's series The Fifth Unmasking. We are plunged into a world where empires rise and fall according to the unmasking of a chosen one, The Face of Akhen. We follow Dayraven… Continue reading Book Review: The Hidden Face by S. C. Flynn

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Book Review: Dadeni gan Ifan Morgan Jones

This is a bilingual book review, for the English translation, please scroll down further. 3/5 Seren Mae Dadeni llyfr ffantasi/"magic realism" gyda naratif wedi gael eu rannu, sydd wedi'i lleoli yng Nghymru heddiw ac yn ysgrifenedig yn Gymraeg. Mae wedi gael ddosbarthu fel "Young Adult" ond mae'n addas am oedolion fyd. Mae Joni yn ei arddegau ac… Continue reading Book Review: Dadeni gan Ifan Morgan Jones

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Tough Travelling: Dragons

On the first day each month, Fantasy Faction take a tour of a particular fantasy trope. Last month was Strongholds, this month it's Dragons! Inspiration for each trope comes from Diana Wynn Jones' The Tough Guide to Fantasyland. Accordingly; The Tough Guide advises that Dragons are ‘very large scaly beings with wings and long spiky tails, capable of… Continue reading Tough Travelling: Dragons