Book Review

Ink, Iron, and Glass

I’m always a tiny bit hesitant to get invested in a novel whose protagonist is more practical than emotional. It’s absolutely a strange personal bias of mine, made even more odd by the fact that I’m a Ravenclaw, so practical people are my tribe, yo.The Gryffindor secondary is strong with me, however, so of course… Continue reading Ink, Iron, and Glass

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Book Review

The Shadowed Sun

The Killing Moon gives us a really beautiful mentor/apprentice relationship in Ehiru and Nijiri. It isn't a relationship that is explored as often as I'd like in main through-lines of fantasy, probably because the Hero's Journey format is more about a mentor who comes and goes as needed, or different characters filling different mentor-like roles… Continue reading The Shadowed Sun