Bill's Genealogy Blog

Bill Buchanan is a long-time genealogy enthusiast, living in Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada. This blog will describe my experiences as I research my family history and help others.

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Location: Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada

I am a retired online school teacher. I love family history. Since 2007, I have spent much of my time providing part-time support for the world's largest free family history site This is very rewarding. I have helped others with the Family Tree and related FamilySearch products.
Since April 2010, I have served in the Edmonton Riverbend Family History Centre. I have a FHC blog at Bill's Family History Center Blog For information the Latter-day Saints and family history click

Saturday, September 06, 2014

Rob's Novel

I am re-reading the epic fantasy novel written by my son Rob. The first chapter is one of the most gripping introductions I have ever read in a fantasy novel. It really pulled me into the story. Then, there is continuous action, with an interesting cast of characters: Morganna: the orphaned child mage, Corr: the mage who is her rescuer and mentor, Loren: the swordsman protector, Zac: the young officer who sees the rightness of her cause but is bound to follow orders, Kharak: the bear-like warrior devoted to Morganna; and on the opposing side, the Green Queen: a powerful mage with a thirst to become a god at any cost, Arios: her general and champion, an imprisoned god of destruction, and a twisted and corrupted army.

Rob has put together an engaging novel, that I find to be a real page-turner. I have recently read the "Divergent" series and the first two books of the "Percy Jackson and the Olympians" and I find "The God Chronicles" compares very favorably with both, but is more of adult fiction than juvenile fiction.

I like reading the paper version, but it is also available as an inexpensive e-book for about $4 from Chapters Indigo.


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