“Tough Traveling” is a weekly Thursday feature created by Nathan at Review Barn where participants make a new list each week based on The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynne Jones. This hilarious little book cheerfully pokes fun at the most prevalent tropes in fantasy. All are welcome to take part, and there is a link
What would you do if your best friend was sucked through a portal in front of your very eyes? Well, if you’re the titular character from ZITA THE SPACEGIRL, you jump through and go after him!
Skinwalker by Faith Hunter (Jane Yellowrock #1) Genre: Urban Fantasy Publisher: Roc on May 22, 2009 Source: Purchased Jane Yellowrock is the last of her kind — a skinwalker of Cherokee descent who can turn into any creature she desires and hunts vampires for a living. In Faith Hunter’s UF debut Skinwalker, vampires and witches
QUEST OBJECTS can be various, but are quite strictly defined by the Rules. They are:
1. Material Objects. Cups, jewels, orbs, rings, scepters, stones, and swords. 2. Places. Hidden Kingdomes, islands, old ruined cities, stones, temples, valleys and fountains. 3. Persons. Apprentices, hardship, princes. 4. Knowledge. Usually for birthright or magic or both.