Showing posts with label Goodreads. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Goodreads. Show all posts

Sunday, December 19, 2021

Annual Anthology Group Read - Jan Feb 2022

 

Join the Sword & Sorcery Group on Goodreads

Jan-Feb 2022 is our annual 2month groupread of Anthologies (and Magazines). All are fair game. Online. Print. Old. New.

Banner Cover Art Credits
Sanjulian - Tales from the Magician's Skull #5
Jim Pitts - Sword and Sorceries #3
Mark Wheatley - Blood on the Blade

Below is a sampling of anthologies being targeted. Feel welcome to add any anthology you plan to read to the "poll" which serves to advertise what is being read or discussed (rather than a "winner").
https://www.goodreads.com/poll/show/2...


Whetstone Amateur Magazine of Sword and Sorcery Issue One by Jason Ray Carney Whetstone Amateur Magazine of Sword and Sorcery Issue Two by Jason Ray Carney Whetstone Amateur Magazine of Sword and Sorcery Issue Three by Jason Ray Carney
Whetstone (Free, online) magazine

Swords and Sorceries Tales of Heroic Fantasy Vol. 3 by David A. Riley Swords & Sorceries Tales of Heroic Fantasy by Editor David A. Riley Swords & Sorceries Tales of Heroic Fantasy Vol 2 by David A. Riley
Swords and Sorceries by Parallel Universe

Renegade Swords by D.M. Ritzlin Swords of Steel by D.M. Ritzlin Death Dealers & Diabolists by D.M. Ritzlin Blood on the Blade by Cliff Biggers
DMR books

Robert E. Howard Changed My Life Personal Essays about an Extraordinary Legacy by Robert E. Howard Return of the Sword An Anthology of Heroic Adventure by Jason M. Waltz Death's Sting--Where Art Thou? by Jason M. Waltz
Rogues Blades Entertainment/Foundation

The Best of Heroic Fantasy Quarterly Volume 3, 2013-2015 by Adrian Simmons The Best of Heroic Fantasy Quarterly Volume 1, 2009-2011 by Adrian Simmons The Best of Heroic Fantasy Quarterly Volume 2, 2011-2013 Best of HFQ Volume 2 (Best of heroicfantasyquartelry.com) by Adrian Simmons
HFQ online or collection

Sword and Planet by Christopher Ruocchio
Sword and Planet due out Dec 21


Monday, November 22, 2021

Annual Anthology Poll (for Jan-Feb 2022 Groupread)

Sword & Sorcery Group on Goodreads 

Like the past eight years, we'll dedicate 2months to reading/sharing/reviewing anthologies & magazines.

Join in and identify the ones you plan to give attention toward.  The poll is just being used to share selections (not enforce any one to read).


Poll
Jan-Feb 2022: Annual 2month groupread of Anthologies (and Magazines). All are fair game. Online. Print. Old. New. WRITE IN the one you plan to read/share/review, or select from the ones here.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Nov-Dec S&S Groupreads

 

Sword & Sorcery Group on Goodreads

Join us for our Nov-Dec Group-read Topics (Folder/Discussion links below)


Cover Art Credits [Stephen E. Fabian (Far AWay & Never), Ken Kelly (Conan and the Emerald Lotus) and Lauren St. Onge (When the Goddess Wakes)].


Campbell's Ryre in Far Away & Never
Far Away & Never by Ramsey Campbell Far Away and Never by Ramsey Campbell

Conan Pastiche
Conan and the Emerald Lotus by John C. Hocking Conan the Rebel by Poul Anderson The Mists of Doom (Cormac Mac Art, #1) by Andrew J. Offutt Solomon Kane by Ramsey Campbell

Howard Andrew Jones' Ring Sworn Trilogy
When the Goddess Wakes (The Ring-Sworn Trilogy, #3) by Howard Andrew Jones For the Killing of Kings (The Ring-Sworn Trilogy #1) by Howard Andrew Jones Upon the Flight of the Queen (The Ring-Sworn Trilogy, #2) by Howard Andrew Jones

Saturday, April 24, 2021

May-June S&S Group-reads: Non-Fiction, Empire of Sol, and Simon of Gitta!

 Sword & Sorcery: "An earthier sort of fantasy"

Goodreads Group


This May-June we will have three topics to focus on! (Worlds Beyond Worlds: The Short Fiction of John R. Fultz was a close 4th place, so that'll be a lead topic for July-Aug). All are welcome to join in!

(1) Non-Fiction Discussion Folder link

(2) The Lost Empire of Sol Discussion Folder link

(3) Simon of Gitta Discussion Folder


Banner Credits
Three topics, cover art in banner represents them (cover artists below):
1) Non-Fiction represented by Flame and Crimson: A History of Sword-and-Sorcery : cover art by Tom Barber
2) Lost Empire of SolScott Oden Presents The Lost Empire of Sol: A Shared World Anthology of Sword & Planet Tales : cover art by M.D. Jackson 2021
3) Simon of Gitta Sorcery Against Caesar: The Complete Simon of Gitta Short Stories: cover art by Steven Gilberts 2020