Oathbringer is the third volume in the Stormlight Archive featuring strong themes, great character development, and ramifications for Brandon's world at large-the cosmere.
In the second episode of Pillars of the Genre, I mistakenly call it Foundations of the Genre and reflect on my most recent reread of The Hobbit. It did my soul a lot of good, and I hope this video encourages you to dust it off.
CT Phipps and Michael Suttkus have written a hilariously enjoyable Buffyesque urban fantasy.
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow is a seminal near future work that makes the challenges of privacy and security in the internet age a tantalizing YA thriller.
Rebel Rising by Beth Revis is an excellent entry to the new Star Wars canon. Its YA tone and pacing paired with the excellent character origin story for Jyn make it perfect for fans of Rogue One especially.
Pillars of the Genre: Good Omens and Neuromancer Video review
In this special series, I'll take a look back at the seminal works in science fiction and fantasy.