Category Archives: DM’s Bookshelf

Early Inspiration: Sleeping Dragon by Joel Rosenberg

This post is the first in my Early Inspirational Reading series. I’ll be rereading and discussing some older fantasy novels and discussing how they inspired me in my adventure design and role-playing. By the time I read Joel Rosenberg’s The … Continue reading

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First Book of Swords by Fred Saberhagen

I’ve decided to do a semi regular series where I discuss older fantasy novels and how they relate to my role-playing. I first read Fred Saberhagen’s Book of Swords in the mid to late 80s. I read both the Book … Continue reading

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Free Kindle Book of the Week: Challenger RPG a Free Roleplaying Game

I thought this column would mainly be books to read, but while scanning the free Fantasy list for Kindle I stumbled across an RPG. I’ll probably download and skim this, but I don’t get enough playing time already, so I … Continue reading

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Free Book of the Week: Devil’s Lair

Thanks to Amazon.com, and the Kindle, I could probably find enough free books to keep me reading all year, though of course, I still buy plenty of books. Here is a book available for free on Amazon as of Sunday, … Continue reading

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DM's Bookshelf: The Elfish Gene by Mark Barrowcliffe

DM Bookshelf discusses fiction and non-fiction books relate to games and gaming, either directly, or indirectly. I recently finished reading “The Elfish Gene” by Mark Barrowcliffe. My copy of the book is subtitled ‘Dungeons, Dragons and Growing Up Strange’. While … Continue reading

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