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Why I’ve Stopped Reading The Wheel of Time (for now)

Robert Jordan‘s Wheel of Time series has been a part of my reading life for almost three years now. I’ve stopped reading at 37% into The Fires of Heaven (#5) and I can’t bring myself to keep reading right now. I thought I would write a post to explain how I am feeling about this

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The Wheel of Time on Amazon Prime – What We Know So Far

Little did I know when I started reading the books several years ago that I would have an exciting TV show coming down the line to look forward to. This is what we know so far about the upcoming Wheel of Time TV show on Amazon. Many other fans may have seen the 22 minute

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Why I’m Stuck on Book 5 of The Wheel of Time Series

If you have seen any of my reviews for books 1-4 of Robert Jordan’s series, you will know that I have loved most of them and enjoyed the others. (I will leave links below of the reviews). This book, however, is slow. Even by Wheel of Time standards! That is not to say that it

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The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 5/5 SPOILER FREE By far the best book of the series so far I was glad to see very little of Rand and more of Perrin, Mat, and everyone else in The Dragon Reborn by Robert Jordan as they are far more interesting. Mat’s character developed a lot in this book,

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The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 5/5 SPOILER FREE Having been introduced to the world and the characters in The Eye of the World, reading The Great Hunt felt like it went a lot faster than the first. The Great Hunt by Robert Jordan is more about character development than anything else, I think. Yes, the story

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My Top 5 Fantasy Books – 2018

5. The Magician’s Nephew by C.S. Lewis I grew up reading Lewis’ Narnia series. They carved a path straight through my mind that drove me into new world through the fantasy genre. There is only one book from my childhood that had more of an impact, and it’s next on the list…      

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The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 5/5 SPOILER FREE The book begins slowly The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan takes around 10 chapters for our protagonists to leave on their journey. I enjoyed this. Emond’s Field is a Shire-like setting, essentially detached from the rest of the world. It is safe and homely, filled with

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