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Books

Flesh and Light in Shadow and Bone

Subtle changes in the way the Netflix series Shadow and Bone told its story makes this series an excellent adaptation.

Black Creators You Should Know

The LTN Writers catalog some of our favorite Black creators of nerdy media.

19 Good Things About 2020

The writers of LTN want to highlight some of their favorite nerdy things about 2020 that helped them get through all their unfavorite things about 2020.
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Honoring Disability in Dawnshard

Sanderson builds his world and lore beautifully in Dawnshard while also giving his readers a glimpse into disabled life through Rysn's eyes.

The Good, the Bad, and the Holy

The writers of LTN share some of the most powerful examples of faith in popular media—both prescriptive and problematic.

2020 Summer Reading (Since Vacation is Cancelled)

Social distancing may keep you from catching that vacation, but it won't keep you from catching up on your reading this summer.

Ghosts of the Holidays

Writer Chris Fogle explains what Dickens' beloved story can teach us on worrying about the past, being present in the present and worrying about the future.

No One’s Ever Really Gone: Old Star Wars Stories Good for the Soul

There are countless Star Wars stories that came before Disney rebooted the canon. Joshua Morris discerns the best and what lessons they have to teach.

Letting the Past Die: New Star Wars Stories Good for the Soul

There's a galaxy of stories outside the cinematic realm of Star Wars. Jonathan Reedy discerns the strongest in The Force and the lessons they have to teach.

Can You be a Christian and Love Cosmic Horror?

Cosmic horror is much more than too many eyes and tentacles and weird geometry—but how does it square with Christianity?