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Stray Magic: A Strays Novel book 1 by Kelly Meding (book review).

July 24, 2018 | By | Reply More
Stray Magic: A Strays Novel book 1 by Kelly Meding (book review).

‘Stray Magic’ is book one in the Stray series by Kelly Meding. Shiloh Harrison is a US Marshall in a world like ours but with the addition of supernatural creatures such as vampires, etc. She has just come off shift and really needs to relax with her boyfriend but, unfortunately, an entire trailer park has […]

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Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald (movie trailer).

July 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald (movie trailer).

More JK Rowling-derived fantasy mayhem in the Fantastic Beasts movie follow-up, Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald, rides a broomstick into your local cinema on November 16th 2018. At the end of the first film, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) was captured by MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America), with […]

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Disenchantment (trailer: Matt Groening’s new fantasy cartoon).

July 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Disenchantment (trailer: Matt Groening’s new fantasy cartoon).

Simpsons creator Matt Groening has ^&&%ing had it with science fiction and is looking at the fantasy genre instead, now, with Disenchantment – said new animated series hitting Netflix on August 17th 2018.

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Good Omens (season 1 trailer).

July 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Good Omens (season 1 trailer).

A pre-production video at Comic-Con drops us behind the scenes of Amazon Prime’s Good Omens, the new streaming TV series adapted from the fantasy book by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman – said series heading our way in 2019. 

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Brief Cases (The Dresden Files anthology book 2) by Jim Butcher (book review)

July 20, 2018 | By | Reply More
Brief Cases (The Dresden Files anthology book 2) by Jim Butcher    (book review)

Immersion in a world that is the background for a successful series of novels is often the penalty a writer pays. There is a demand for more novels from fans, there are also the requests from editors to contribute to anthology and the danger of coming out of the mindset needed for the next novel. […]

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Robin Hood (2018) (2nd trailer).

July 17, 2018 | By | Reply More
Robin Hood (2018) (2nd trailer).

Here’s the new trailer for the new Robin Hood movie from Lionsgate with Taron Egerton wearing the hooded one’s mantle and Jamie Foxx as his chum back from the Crusades.

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Wyntertide: Rotherweird book 2 by Andrew Caldecott (book review).

July 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
Wyntertide: Rotherweird book 2 by Andrew Caldecott (book review).

Fiendishly plotted and carefully crafted, ‘Wyntertide’ is the sequel to the quirky ‘Rotherweird’ which introduces us to the city state hidden from history. Having been granted independence by Queen Elizabeth, the first Rotherweird bans the teaching of history and nurses a terrible secret at its heart. Into this came the unassuming Jonah Oblong, teacher of […]

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Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide To Creating Imaginative Fiction: Revised & Expanded by Jeff Vandermeer (book review).

July 3, 2018 | By | Reply More
Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide To Creating Imaginative Fiction: Revised & Expanded by Jeff Vandermeer (book review).

I never read Jeff Vandermeer’s original release of this book, ‘Wonderbook: The Illustrated Guide To Creating Imaginative Fiction: Revised & Expanded’, but I became curious as to what he has to say about writing. He isn’t alone here as he ropes in a lot of writers he knows to also give their opinions. There are […]

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El Borak And Other Desert Adventures by Robert E. Howard (book review).

July 3, 2018 | By | Reply More
El Borak And Other Desert Adventures by Robert E. Howard (book review).

Down in the west Texas town of El Paso was born Francis Xavier Gordon, known by repute from Stamboul to the China Sea. Muhammadans called him El Borak, the swift. They feared and respected him. An evil Hungarian called Gustav Hunyadi may be his match. This villain is plotting to send a howling horde of […]

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Mortal Engines (behind the scenes video).

June 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
Mortal Engines (behind the scenes video).

A glance behind the curtain for the upcoming Peter Jackson movie ‘Mortal Engines‘ – based on the YA steampunk book of the same name by writer Philip Reeve. Here’s the film’s official blurb … Thousands of years after civilisation was destroyed by a cataclysmic event, humankind has adapted and a new way of living has […]

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