As Wyrd and Wonder wraps up for the year, instead of feeling sad about it, I’d rather look forward. There are so many amazing books coming out in the next six months!
As Wyrd & Wonder comes to a close, it feels like a good time to gather together some of my favourite reads from the first half of the year.
Wyrd & Wonder is about celebrating the fantastic – and aren’t dragons emblematic of Fantasy? So how come we don’t actually see them that often?
Last post, I talked about some of my favourite magic systems; this time around, I want to showcase some of my favourite magical/supernatural abilities. The difference? A magic system is a magic system; a magical ability is more like a superpower. The latter is a lot more limited in scope; a character with a magical […]
phoenix art credit Sujono Sujono For my third Wyrd & Wonder entry, I wanted to showcase some of the coolest magic systems I’ve come across! Magic systems tend to be divided into roughly two camps: Hard and Soft. Hard systems are almost scientific in their rules and how they work; a good example is the […]
Some of my favourite books about my favourite magical creature!
Lauren from Library of Lauren (@chimchimjimins over on twitter!) tagged me in the International Women’s Day 2020 tag by Dianthaa (Dianthaa Dabbles). I am EXTREMELY LATE, but that’s because I was banned from the computer for almost two weeks, on doctor’s orders. (Repetitive strain injury to my wrist. Blegh. But all’s well now!) ANYWAY. Much […]
SO MANY INCREDIBLE BOOKS COMING OUT THIS YEAR! This isn’t even half the ones I know about, and I’m sure there’ll be plenty of incredible reads I haven’t seen coming yet. So this list doesn’t get completely out of control, I’ve restricted myself to books that have been given covers and release dates. January 14th […]
It’s taken a long time to assemble this list. It hasn’t been easy. But it’s done!
Some of my fave spooky recs!