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Laura M Hughes
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Fantasist. Indie author ('Danse Macabre'). Contributor at Fantasy-Faction.com and Tor.com. Cat lady. Ravenclaw.
Fantasist. Indie author ('Danse Macabre'). Contributor at Fantasy-Faction.com and Tor.com. Cat lady. Ravenclaw.

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Tough Travels: Knights
‘Tough Travelling’ is a weekly feature: every
Thursday (hopefully!) I’ll be rummaging around in my memory to come up with
various examples of commonly used fantasy tropes. Full credit goes to Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn for coming up
with the idea: be sur...
Tough Travels: Knights
Tough Travels: Knights
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Review: 'House of Chains' by Steven Erikson
In Northern Genabackis,
just before the events recounted in ' Gardens of the Moon ', a raiding party of
savage tribal warriors descends from the mountains into the southern flat
lands. Their intention is to wreak havoc among the despised lowlanders, but for...
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Tough Travels: To Blathe (True Love)
‘Tough Travelling’ is a weekly feature: every
Thursday (hopefully!) I’ll be rummaging around in my memory to come up with
various examples of commonly used fantasy tropes. Full credit goes to Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn for coming up
with the idea: be sur...
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Review: 'Pawn of Prophecy' by David Eddings
Long
ago, the evil God Torak fought a war to obtain an object of immense power - the
Orb of Aldur. But Torak was defeated and the Orb reclaimed by Belgarath the
sorcerer. Garion,
a young farm lad, loves the story when he first hears it from the old
storytel...
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Tough Travels: Evil Lairs
‘Tough Travelling’ is a weekly feature: every
Thursday (hopefully!) I’ll be rummaging around in my memory to come up with
various examples of commonly used fantasy tropes. Full credit goes to Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn for coming up
with the idea: be sur...
Tough Travels: Evil Lairs
Tough Travels: Evil Lairs
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Tough Travels: Law Enforcement
‘Tough Travelling’ is a weekly feature: every
Thursday (hopefully!) I’ll be rummaging around in my memory to come up with
various examples of commonly used fantasy tropes. Full credit goes to Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn for coming up
with the idea: be sur...
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Review: 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' by J.K. Rowling
Harry
Potter thinks he is an ordinary boy - until he is rescued by an owl, taken to
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, learns to play Quidditch and does
battle in a deadly duel. The Reason: HARRY POTTER IS A WIZARD! NOSTALGIA WARNING: I read this b...
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Tough Travels: Pets
‘Tough Travelling’ is a weekly feature: every
Thursday (hopefully!) I’ll be rummaging around in my memory to come up with
various examples of commonly used fantasy tropes. Full credit goes to Nathan of Fantasy Review Barn for coming up
with the idea: be sur...
Tough Travels: Pets
Tough Travels: Pets
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Review: 'Magician' by Raymond E. Feist
At Crydee, a frontier
outpost in the tranquil Kingdom of the Isles, an orphan boy, Pug, is
apprenticed to a master magician—and the destinies of two worlds are changed
forever. Suddenly the peace of the Kingdom is destroyed as mysterious alien invaders swar...
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Review: 'Those Above' by Daniel Polansky
They enslaved humanity
three thousand years ago. Tall, strong, perfect, superhuman and near immortal
they rule from their glittering palaces in the eternal city in the centre of
the world. They are called Those Above by their subjects. They enforce their wi...
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