Book Cover Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version by Philip Pullman

Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version by Philip Pullman

If you ask me which one was the first book I got, I would probably have to lie, but I can honestly say that the first three books I had were a collection of fairy tales: Hans Christian Andersen’s, Brothers Grimm’s & Russian folklore. In fact, they are one of the reasons why I learned …

Book Cover The Emperor’s Knife by Mazarkis Williams

The Emperor’s Knife by Mazarkis Williams

Mazarkis Williams picked deserts and Arabian inspired culture as a setting for his debut novel The Emperor’s Knife. It’s a refreshing change from the medieval based setting that most of the fantasy authors use. Add to this two magic systems: Commanding one specific element (fire/stone/air..) by forming symbiotic relationship with elementals; Spell-casting by drawing intricate …