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WHY I LOVE BARBARIANS

Originally posted on arronnovels:
Most of the people I know who are fantasy fans—or fantasy authors—came into the genre by way of The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings trilogy, or maybe the Narnia series. Some pretty stellar works, to…

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Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher, by Bruce Coville

Originally posted on Wyrmflight:
Jeremy Thatcher is one of my favorite dragon books, written by one of my favorite writers, Bruce Coville. It’s part of his “Magic Shop” series. In each of these books, a kid with a problem stumbles…

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The Ballad of the Loathsome Worm: not the year of this dragon?

Originally posted on Vulpes Libris:
When Jackie proposed a Dragon week for the Chinese New Year, it gave me a severe attack of ‘earworm’ (appropriately enough). A ballad about a peculiarly English dragon started going through my head, and I…

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Robin of Sherwood

Originally posted on Fabulous Realms:
The legend of Robin Hood has been told in England for at least 700 years. He and his band of gallant outlaws who robbed from the rich and gave to the poor have been described…

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