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11/22/63 by Stephen King

“I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.” – H.G. Wells Stephen King’s latest novel departs from his typical horror genre by diving into American history and the forgotten past of our mistakes and regrets to answer “What if?” What if you did get second chances? What if America […]

The Magician King by Lev Grossman

(This is the sequel to The Magicians. Read the entry here.) In a rare instance where the sequel exceeds the original, The Magician King reaffirms Grossman’s imaginative capabilities as an author and a creative architect of fantasy fiction. Even though Julia is a largely forgotten character in the original work, she becomes the other main protagonist in King with […]