Month: December 2016

Female Protagonists in Fantasy

December 16, 2016 Earle Jacobs

A short list of female protagonists in the fantasy genre. The fantasy genre was defined when JRR Tolkien published his Lord of the Rings series in the sixties, spawning many similar books like the Wheel of Time series by Robert Jordan, the Riftwar Saga by…

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An Overview of the Fantasy Genre

December 12, 2016 Earle Jacobs

Once upon a time, fairy tales were spoken to hush little children to sleep. As the wheel of time turned, the tales grew from mere bedtime stories and became literary epics. We’ve grown past fairy tales and have now reached the domain of fantasy. We’re…

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