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Topic: Mythopoeic Award Nominees for 2014

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Subject: Mythopoeic Award Nominees for 2014
Date Posted: 6/14/2014 12:37 PM ET
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Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature:

Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature:

The Golem and the Jinni was excellent! As was The Ocean at the End of the Lane (of course).  I've heard from several people with similar tastes that I'd like The Ghost Bride, but I haven't gotten around to it yet.

http://www.locusmag.com/News/2014/06/2014-mythopoeic-awards-finalists/

Date Posted: 6/25/2014 8:20 PM ET
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The only book on that list that I've read was The Golem and the Jinni and I thought it was excellent too.

Date Posted: 7/14/2014 8:35 PM ET
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane is very good and Three Parts Dead is not bad at all but I don't think it's a Mythopoeic award winner.

Date Posted: 8/5/2014 12:17 AM ET
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I've read The Ocean at the End of the Lane, The Golem and the Jinni, and Shadows. I've got Three Parts Dead on my Kindle to read.

I like all three of the ones I've read. TGatJ is really like historical fiction with a mythic twist.

 

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