`Inheritance’ series will now be 4 books

I hate this kid…nooo I don’t. I’m just jealous that he was a best selling author at the age of 19, and got a three-book deal that was since converted to a four-book deal. Christopher Paolini’s million-selling “Inheritance” fantasy series, was originally planned to be a trilogy, but has been extended to now include four […]

Dumbledore is Gay?

From the Associated Press: By Hillel Italie, AP National Writer NEW YORK – With author J.K. Rowling’s revelation that master wizard Albus Dumbledore is gay, some passages about the Hogwarts headmaster and rival wizard Gellert Grindelwald have taken on a new and clearer meaning. The British author stunned her fans at Carnegie Hall on Friday […]

Fantastic Fiction: Beyond Swords and Sorcerers

Fantasy writing got a bit of a boost in the latest Writer’s Digest magazine. It takes a look at the new wave of literary fantasy out there on the shelves. I don’t read too many “literary” works as I often find them overly wordy. However, I decided to pick up Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Traveler’s Wife (mentioned […]