Alexandru Constantine, the barbarian book clubber, has an intriguing idea that should appeal to all fans of fantastic literature.
In his words…
Identify 3 Fantasy stories written before Lord of the Rings was published. 3 stories written before 1954.
Review all three on your blog, focusing on pre-Tolkien differences of similarities, and making sure you let us know where we can find them for ourselves.
Share the challenge.
Not sure what I’ll have for this breakfast, lunch, or dinner, but I’m looking forward to this exploration of a strange culture. You know what they say, the past is a foreign country, and it’s one I wouldn’t mind visiting to see how it differs from today.