“…between the years when the oceans drank Atlantis and the gleaming cities, and the years of the rise of the sons of Aryas, there was an age undreamed of, when shining kingdoms lay spread across the world like blue mantles beneath the stars…”
…and hither to this came…The Accidental Teen Book!
So our latest installment of ATB is not any particular book, but rather two legendary authors, and not even all that accidental, considering that we’re heading back to long before anyone ever thought about writing books just for teens.’ And yet these two gentlemen, and their work, are always great to keep in mind for when that particular teen comes along.’ They are, after all, the progenitors of both modern horror fiction, and the heroic sword-and-sorcery tale.’ I speak, of course, of H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard. Continue reading