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5 Reasons to Read – The Dresden Files

butchersbooksIt’s time to share some reading suggestions. So enjoy this new segment “5 Reasons to Read” where I will promote various works I think has something special to offer. Kicking it off with The Dresden Files.

Dresden Files by Jim Butcher is an excellent take on the contemporary fantasy genre. The series takes the classic fantasy elements and mixes it with Chicago’s gangster mythology and adds a John McClane-esque protagonist. Jim Butcher combines complicated plots with deep moral philosophy, gut wrenching violence, dark humour, sex and a celebration of geekdom in one excellent series. Add a dash of brimstone and a sprinkle of quasi Latin and you’re good to go. Continue reading 5 Reasons to Read – The Dresden Files