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On the Dragon Riders of Pern: the role of women

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One of the first posts I wrote on this blog was about the role of women in the A Song of Ice and Fire (ASOIF) series. When I started reading the Dragon Riders of Pern series, the last thing I thought was that I’d be writing a similar post. But even after the first book,… Continue reading On the Dragon Riders of Pern: the role of women

On The Song of Ice and Fire: The role of women

Published on: Author: The Bookseller's Daughter 5 Comments

Fantasy is one of my all time favourite genres and the seriesĀ A Song of Ice and FireĀ (ASOIF) by George RR Martin summed up why in so many ways: an all encompassing new reality, magic, awesome characters, plot twists and, most importantly, dragons. What ASOIF also has is strong female characters who boldly take on traditional… Continue reading On The Song of Ice and Fire: The role of women