Billibub Baddings and the Case of the Singing Sword
Publish date: 2004-10-30
Publisher: Dragon Moon Press
Pages no: 308
Edition language: English
Billibub gets sucked into this universe into the world of mobster run Chicago in 1929. Along with him there are artifacts from his world that are going to cause trouble, he feels he has to do something about it. He works as a detective on the mean streets and the story reads like fantasy meets cla...
Billibub Baddings is an ax yielding dwarf of Gryfennos who finds himself accidentally dropped into a library of the human world...of Chicago after falling into a portal. He teaches himself the language and catches up on current events. Along with the reading in the library to get to know the world...
Billibub Baddings and the Case of the Singing Sword by Tee Morris is a melding of two of my favorite genres: traditional fantasy and the noir, hard-boiled detective tales of such characters as Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe and Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer. In many ways you get what you expect h...
If you think the idea of mixing the classic detective-genre novel (think Rex Stout, or any other tale where all the broads look like Jessica Rabbit, and a private dick's best friends are his piece and a bottle of liquor stashed in his desk...) with classic genre fantasy (dwarves, elves, and enchante...
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