8 Fantasy Novels Every Writer Should Read: Guest Post by Kameron Hurley

This guest post is written by Kameron Hurley, author of The Mirror Empire and its newly released sequel Empire Ascendant. There are an inordinate number of “best of” book lists, but “best” is a tricky thing to define. Does “best” mean the most readable? The most enjoyable? Does “best” mean the one that conformed to allRead more

“The Mirror Empire” by Kameron Hurley

The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley is one of the most stunning epic fantasies I’ve read this year.  The setting is unique and plays a major role in the story.  Magic exists, but magic is controlled and influenced by the stars.  Para, Tira, and Sina cycle through relatively frequently, and people with an affinity toRead more