You're in a very small minority.

November 04, 2007 05:23PM
It won several awards and was one of the highest selling fantasy novels of its year as I recall. <br> <br>What was too weird for you? Did you finish it? Not sure how it's any weirder than the usual fantasy novel that has entirely mythological creatures, entirely made up places and all that jazz.
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Read 10 chapters of &quot;Sword of Shannara&quot;

Cerunnir 399 November 04, 2007 01:11AM

Stephen King's &quot;the dark tower&quot; series n/t

Bobby P. 269 November 04, 2007 02:09AM

Be prepared for Strangeness. And don't read past the Ending. nt

Yhorian 273 November 04, 2007 02:42AM

Finishing Wolves of the Calla right now. It's good stuff -nt-

Mek 437 November 05, 2007 09:25PM

Rachel Morgan series by Kim Harrison

ExPaladin 272 November 04, 2007 02:30AM

I wasn't impressed by that series either. nt

Nivek 261 November 04, 2007 03:46AM

My tip

Cenatar 288 November 04, 2007 05:01AM

Trust me. Assassin's Apprentice or George RR Martin n/t

Lokain 279 November 04, 2007 08:00AM

Honestly, the first trilogy...

Treebeard 285 November 04, 2007 10:32AM

And for a darker style of fantasy the Black Company series by Cook~

ExPaladin 261 November 04, 2007 10:35AM

Perdido Street Station.

The_Lord 310 November 04, 2007 01:24PM

I didn't like it. It was just too weird n/t

Lokain 318 November 04, 2007 02:33PM

You're in a very small minority.

The_Lord 293 November 04, 2007 05:23PM

I read the whole thing

Lokain 279 November 04, 2007 08:50PM

have you read the Richard Morgan cyberpunk book I mentioned? n/t

The_Lord 297 November 04, 2007 10:03PM

No, though it does sound interesting. n/t

Lokain 249 November 06, 2007 11:53AM

I heartily recommend anything by Terry Pratchett.

DurNominator 277 November 04, 2007 01:58PM

I would recommend Thief of Time to start with~

ExPaladin 281 November 04, 2007 04:00PM

I liked Guards! Guards! and Men At Arms the best. (nt)

Cointreau 266 November 05, 2007 05:46AM

Soul Music was my first but favourite is the 'Night watch'

Abernyte 250 November 07, 2007 05:37AM

Ive read nearly everything he has written. nt

Cerunnir 277 November 04, 2007 11:36PM

Ditto. nt

Yhorian 287 November 06, 2007 02:50AM

Re: Ditto. Ditto and hope to gte 'Miking Money' for Christmas~

Abernyte 299 November 07, 2007 05:36AM

I loved the Shannara series when I was younger.

Pro 269 November 05, 2007 06:23PM

Canticle for Liebowitz is the greatest post-apoc book.

Burr 304 November 06, 2007 01:58PM



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