I bought myself a graphic novel to tide me over - Here by Richard McGuire. Loosely SF and amazing stuff
I just published my novel 'The First Exoplanet' on precisely this sub-genre. Below are the blurb and the link. It's got
Finally finished the Belgariad. Overall, I enjoyed it, but I recognize that it's not the best or most complex story by today's standards. It's worth reading
The colour of blood will contribute to skin colour if the blood vessels are close to the surface and the skin pigmentation is lighter in colour. Remember
I think you should try something from PC Sorcar's books about Magic!