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Tag Archives: Charles De Lint

Prepare the Blanket Fort! Summer Reading is Here!

As the days get warmer, I start to itch for a good book. Not just any book. A big fat book filled with a sprawling epic adventure, something with the power to fill a slow, lazy afternoon when the only movement you make is to turn a page or reach for the icy glass of …

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Urban Fantasy and Charles De Lint

I had never heard of urban fantasy until I discovered Charles De Lint. Though I had always thought of myself as a reader of fantasy, I had obviously been living under a rock because this man’s fabulous stories had gone unnoticed by me through my late teens and twenties. Charles De Lint (1951- present) is a …

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