Apparently The Magicians has a significant amount of ancillary and promotional material available online so if you’re interested in the book you might want to check out the following websites:
You can explore Fillory here: www.emberstomb.com
· Read excerpts from author Christopher Plover’s Fillory series here: www.christopherplover.com.
· Explore Brakebills College for Magical Pedagogy’s secret website here: www.brakebills.com
· And make sure to visit www.themagiciansbook.com!
Well I’m back from vacation and while gaming provided a significant distraction from reading (I’m contemplating a playtest report regarding the Psion for 4e D&D) I did manage to get through the indepentantly published Blood Red Sphere and Lev Grossman’s The Magicians so expect reviews this week. I was also extraordinarily excited to find this on my desk when I got in this morning:
While I won’t be reviewing it until late September I am damned excited to dig into this book. August will, hopefully, be a better book for my reading than July was. The fact that there is an Erikson novel this month should help. Anyway, I’m rested, refreshed