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Michael Seswatha Jordan

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  • Birthday 06/19/1980

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  1. Michael Seswatha Jordan

    Persepolis Rising (Book 7 of the Expanse) - SPOILERS

    Just ordered on kindle last night, though won't be able to get started for a week or two. Hope its better than the last one...
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    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    I can't put it down. I have the advantage of getting some reading time at work also. But, yea, some of the best stuff I've come across.
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    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    Just starting The Fall of Dragons, super excited to see the ending of this story. I'm actually surprised there isn't more discussion on these books. Maybe there was though, I am late to the game with these books.
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    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    Finished The Fell Knight, and as @polishgenius said it did seem more of a set-up book. But, I am very interested in this series. To a break to read Deadhouse Landing, but onto the 3rd tonight. This series, so far to me, has the potential to be something really special.
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    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    Just finished The Red Knight and in was very impressed. Enjoy this immensely. Most fantasy I read just doesn't have that special something that grabs you and keeps you turning pages into the wee hours of night. This did. I see the last book just came out. So, question, and please don't spoil me at all. Do the books just keep getting better and better? I see so much room for mystery and intrigue, which the first book had me craving to go straight to the 2nd. How did you guys feel about the other books?
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    American Gods on Starz

    @red snow, I was just being sarcastic. I know, its hard to tell sarcasm over the written word. Yes, I've seen many justifiable complaints. I just have really liked the show. Don't really have any complaints.
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    American Gods on Starz

    Great show, great adaption of the books with added clarification for book readers. The Coming to America parts have been my favorite. Easter and Media, perfect. I don't see where the complaints come from, you know, other than the usual people around here that bitch, moan and pick apart everything. Pretty par for the course. I live it though, because I find it hilarious at how no one can ever be happy, must be miserable to wake up of a morning and face yourself.
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    Atwood's 'The Handmaid’s Tale' on Hulu

    All uncomfortable...yet, it's the right way to live? Makes you think what goes through peoples head where this shit exists, in a way. Though, I guess the infertility rate has a lot to do with how this all comes to be. Doesn't make it any better though. ETA: I can even sympathize with the commander's wife....a little incy wincy bit. Not a whole lot though.
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    Atwood's 'The Handmaid’s Tale' on Hulu

    Was rec'd to me by someone at SA, and its a really good show. I like dystopian stories and I've never seen one like this. The "ceremony" was one of the more horrific things I've ever watched on tv. Imagine being any of the people involved...yet my heart breaks thinking about what would be going through the Handmaiden's mind.
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    American Gods on Starz

    Finally got to see the 1st episode. I like how they're staying pretty true to the books. This show has a ton of potential and I'm sure its gonna be great.
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    Book of the Ancestor trilogy by Mark Lawrence {spoiler thread}

    Just bought this on Kindle. I'll read it after Expanse, unless I need a break in between. I don't care about the female characters, all of Lawrence's stuff has been good. If, it is a bit tedious the first book, I'd still give the second a go. To me, from reviews I've read, it seems to be more of a pure set-up book to the rest of the series, just my opinion. But, Red Sister, well, that just sounds badass.
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    American Gods on Starz

    That trailer is badass. I can't believe I've never read this. Getting that taking care of now.
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    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    Good to hear, I've seen mostly excellent reviews also.
  14. Michael Seswatha Jordan

    The Traitor Son Cycle by Miles Cameron

    This is next on my list to read after finishing Red Rising. What's the consensus on the books?
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    Guy Gavriel Kay

    Thank you, @Lyanna Stark! From what you've described I think I'll give Lions of Al-Rassan a go. If you don't mind, what type of setting is it?
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