FOR PREVIOUS POSTS AND FUTURE FFF TOPICS CHECK OUT MY FRIDAY FAVORITE FIVE PAGE HERE. Favorite Five Epic Fantasy Series This felt like a tough one because I don't actually read a ton of epic fantasy but I managed to get together a great list. Oh, and look at that, it's all women authors--totally not … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Epic Fantasy Series
For previous posts and future FFF topics check out my Friday Favorite Five page here. Favorite Five Books Featuring Assassins And we're back with Friday Favorite Fives, huzzah! With another topic that I'm not sure why I picked! Hahaha.... O.o One of the reoccurring character types in fantasy novels is the assassin. Not sure what … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Books Featuring Assassins
So, a couple of weeks ago one of my oldest friends (who now runs a comic book shop in PA) called me and said they'd gotten a huge collection of fantasy novels in (20 boxes) and would I like to come up and go through them before he did anything with them. Of course I … Continue reading Massive Bookhaul of Massiveness
Oooh, another Halloween themed book tag! I just couldn't resist doing this one since I love Halloween so much. Thanks to The Orangutan Librarian for tagging me in this one! Rules Answer all prompts. • Answer honestly. • Tag 1-13 people. • Link back to this post. • Remember to credit the creator. (Anthony @ … Continue reading Halloween Creatures Book Tag!
Assassin's Quest is the final book in the Farseer Trilogy by Robin Hobb (but not the last book in this story overall--that continues in The Liveship Traders, the next trilogy in her Realm of the Elderlings series). It continues the story of FitzChivalry Farseer, bastard born of the former heir to the Farseer throne, assassin, … Continue reading Book Review: Assassin’s Quest by Robin Hobb
I'm still finishing up Assassin's Quest but the good news is I only have about 150 pages left, and I'm also really enjoying this one. I finally hit a stride with it late last week into the weekend. I have to say, I like Fitz's character much more in this third book. I do have … Continue reading This Week in Reading: Finishing up Fitz, Zombies, Fairytale Re-tellings, and Finnish-inspired Epic Fantasy
Well, I'm finally doing it--I'm finally going to finish the Farseer Trilogy. I read the first book in this series by Robin Hobb in 2014 and the second one the following year. I've been meaning to read Assassin's Quest ever since but just haven't gotten around to it for various reasons. Ok, really one reason … Continue reading This Week in Reading: Dragons with Heart, Fitz, and Time Wrinkles