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Star Wars: Aftermath by Chuck Wendig – Is it Worth Reading?

Book Review: Star Wars: Aftermath by Chuck Wendig Amidst all the new toys, clothes, posters, and BB-8 droids released on Force Friday, fans got their first glimpse of the Star Wars sequel era in the novel Star Wars: Aftermath by Chuck Wendig. Aftermath takes place mere months after Return of the Jedi. With Darth Vader and the Emperor dead, the ...

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Book Review: Immortal Guardians Really Catches You Off Guard

Book Review: Immortal Guardians Really Catches You Off Guard by David Glenn The Plot: It’s been several months since the events of The Evertree, and Erdas is rebuilding from the war with the Conquerors. However people have been calling the Great Beasts as Spirit Animals, much like Conor, Abeke, Rollan, and Meilin have called Briggan, Uraza, Jhi, and Essix. When ...

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Feminine Leadership in Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings

Some of Tolkien’s critics have chided him for having “conventional” females in his trilogy. For example, “Why aren’t there more females in Middle Earth?” or “Why are all of the women so virginal and viewed through a soft, fuzzy lens?” First off, we must remember that Tolkien was a student of early literature, literature which reflects women as more “conventional”. ...

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Was C.S. Lewis a Misogynist? Women and C.S. Lewis Book Releases Saturday

  A collection of interviews and essays from a group of distinguished scholars and bloggers writing on the theme of Lewis and women, in his life and writings Sexism in Narnia? Or Screwtape? Or among the Inklings? Critics have labelled C.S. Lewis a sexist, even a misogynist. Did the life and writing of the hugely popular British author and professor betray ...

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J.K. Rowling Proves She’s Amazing (Again)

*The views of the article are those of the author and not necessarily those of Legendarium Media* Most fans of the Harry Potter series will agree that a core message of the series is to stand up for what is right. After all, Harry stood up against Voldemort and the Death Eaters when they wanted to force all wizards to ...

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WATCH: First Trailer for SyFy’s “The Magicians”

Just a couple of weeks ago SyFy officially announced they picked up the production of Magicians, a new television adaptation of Lev Grossman’s bestselling 2009 fantasy novel of the same name. Now we already have a first look into  the 12 episode television series in a new trailer!     The trailer offers a glimpse of Quentin Coldwater, Julia, Brakebills ...

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First Trailer for BBC’s “Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell”

The BBC has just released a new trailer for Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell! The seven part series, which is an adaptation of the bestselling fantasy novel by Susanna Clarke,  still has no date set for its premier, but it certainly looks like we’re getting closer! The trailer gives us a glimpse of the “tolerable, practical ” Mr. Norrell and ...

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Game of Thrones: New ‘Winds of Winter’ Chapter Released!

While we still don’t have a date for the release of Winds of Winter, the sixth book in George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, we do have however, another sample chapter! Today a brand new chapter was released on George R.R. Martin’s official website. Without getting into spoilers, this chapter is a Sansa one and, though ...

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New Game of Thrones Season 5 Trailer

Today’s Apple Watch Launch in San Francisco included a brand new trailer for season 5 of HBO’s Game of Thrones (with plenty of dragons!). Watch below: Apple also announced that HBO Now will be streaming exclusively with Apple. So if you plan on using HBO’s new standalone streaming package to watch the new season of Game of Thrones, you must have at ...

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Narnia Inspired Recipes: “A Faun’s Favorite Sugar-Topped Cake”

“A Faun’s Favorite Sugar-Topped Cake” by Astrid Tuttle Winegar In The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Lucy Pevensie sits down to have a “wonderful tea” with the Faun, Mr. Tumnus: “There was a nice brown egg, lightly boiled, for each of them, and then sardines on toast, and then buttered toast, and then toast with honey, and then a ...

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