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[GUEST POST] D&D as Inspiration by Erin M. Evans

Erin M. Evans grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. After graduating from Washington University with a degree in Anthropology, she and her now-husband drove around the country in a 1983 Winnebago. They settled in Seattle, WA where she works as a writer and editor. I have the sort of job that’s great for parties, at first: …

[BOOK REVIEW] Venom in Her Veins by Tim Pratt

Genre: Sword and Sorcery, Forgotten Realms, Media Tie-in Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Wizards of the Coast Publication Date: March 6, 2012 ISBN-10: 0786959843 ISBN-13: 978-0786959846 Author Website: Tim Pratt Zaltys is a serpentman yuan-ti, though she doesn’t know it. One of the rare yuan-ti born looking fully human, she was discovered as a baby by a trading caravan deep …

[INTERVIEW] R. A. Salvatore on Drizzt, Artemis Entreri and Charon’s Claw

R. A. Salvatore is best known for his Forgotten Realms novels, in which he created the popular character Drizzt Do’Urden,his independent series The DemonWars Saga, and Vector Prime, the first novel in the Star Wars: The New Jedi Order series. He is also the story creator for the videogame Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning. He has …

[BOOK REVIEW] Bury Elminster Deep by Ed Greenwood

Genre: Forgotten Realms, Shared World, Dungeons and Dragons, Sword and Sorcery Hardcover: 352 pages Publisher: Wizards of the Coast Publication Date: August 2, 2011 ISBN-10: 0786958154 ISBN-13: 978-0786958153 Author Website: Ed Greenwood Sometimes, an author can write a little too much about a character. Like a child who loves a stuffed animal, the repeated play can wear the fabric and loosen …