Funny, I read this series around the same time as everyone else, maybe in middle school around 1990. I remember being totally engrossed by them, but
I'm trying to write every day. It's hard with a baby at home, trying to develop a new career (in writing, so it's somewhat germane, but it's not fiction),
Congrats, m'dear. Now, did you get the next story out to sub?
I enjoyed The Goblin Emperor by Katherine Addison, aka Sara Monette. I can see why she chose a new pen name for this one, because it's completely different
Finished Joe Abercrombie's Half a King. It was an enjoyable enough read, but lacked the gravity and depth of his previous work. The characters were thin.