➪ Heroing Or, How He Wound Down the World Author Dafydd ab Hugh – Bassgrotto.co.uk


10 thoughts on “Heroing Or, How He Wound Down the World

  1. says:

    Cool woman swordswoman when there were few in fantasy fiction in interesting take on what it means to be a warrior and a hero.


  2. says:

    Not a good book, but I admire it, particularly for its time, on having a strong female hero and not just strong in the masculine no feelings sort of way, but strong in a coming to grips with some heavy shit kind of way.


  3. says:

    I honestly really enjoyed Heroing I went in expecting then my fair share of 80s cheese, a fun little adventure, and hopefully a passable lead But Heroing blew past my expectations Jiana is complex and compelling, I actively wanted to see her succeed and defeat her demons abHugh balances a world that is interesting without being imposing, and his language in the book is phenomenal Action feels like action, and is exciting to read When the book chooses to slow down and enjoy the world and its characters it thrives This book is certainly not PC, but I don t think it veers so far into that realm that it becomes unenjoyable or invalid I did have a few problems with the romance in this book it s interesting but can get pretty damn uncomfortable, especially in some scenes But what I do like is that Jiana is never weak for no reason She never slips into the Damsel in Distress trope and she never becomes an abso...


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Heroing Or, How He Wound Down the World WHEN JIANA OF THE CITY OF BAY BAY TALKS Nobody Listens As Far As Prince Alanai Is Concerned, She Has Three Strikes Against Her She S Foreign, She Employs Outlandish Fighting Techniques From The Flower Empire, And Worst Of All, She S A Woman When Jiana Tries To Join Alanai S Quest For The World S Dream, He Dismisses Her Out Of Hand In The Wilderness Of The Barbarous Southern Lands, Beset By Magic And Monsters, Wars And Gods, What Good Can One Raven Haired Woman Warrior Possibly Do Alanai Is About To Find Out As Jiana Sets Out On A Quest Behind The Quest And Discovers The Truth About Heroes.

  • Paperback
  • 344 pages
  • Heroing Or, How He Wound Down the World
  • Dafydd ab Hugh
  • English
  • 06 June 2017
  • 9780671653446

About the Author: Dafydd ab Hugh

Dafydd ab Hugh born David Friedman is a U.S science fiction author.