An Author Recommends: George R.R. Martin
Recently, author George R. R. Martin posted "Reading Recommendations" on his blog. While there are many of these you can find at HCPL, for your convenience, here are a few of his suggestions!
Of the Classics suggestions:
|The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien|
|Conan by Robert E. Howard|
|Tales of the Dying Earth by Jack Vance|
|Watership Down by Richard Adams|
|Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser by Fritz Leiber|
Of the Contemporary:
|A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham (Part of The Long Price Quartet)|
|The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch|
|The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss|
|Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie|
And Historical Fiction:
The White Company by Arthur Conan Doyle.
This book is available through a database.
|Courting Favour by Nigel Tranter|
|Cruel as the Grave by Sharon Kay Penman|