Tag Archive for novella

Jimmy and the Crawler

Jimmy and the Crawler by Raymond E. Feist (HarperCollins, 2013) Jimmy the Hand is one of Raymond E. Feist’s best-loved characters. Jimmy and the Crawler reads more like a novel excerpt than a stand-alone novella; nevertheless, fans of Feist’s Riftwar Saga will appreciate this nostalgic return to storylines long since left behind.    

Downfall of the Gods

Downfall of the Gods by K J Parker (Subterranean, 2016) Parker knows a cynical thing or two about human nature, and in this droll fantasy novella exposes the gods as being equally prone to self-destruction. Told from a divine perspective, her quest narrative follows its own succulent logic through several unexpected turns.