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  • Star Wars: Aftermath: Life Debt – A Beyond the Films Review

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    Star Wars Beyond the Films‘ Nathan P. Butler is now posting short, non-spoiler reviews for many new releases. Spoiler-filled discussion will often follow in the weeks or months thereafter on the podcast.  Aftermath: Life Debt by Chuck Wendig (hardcover, 2016) The second book in the Aftermath trilogy has arrived, and to say that I was not particularly looking […]

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  • Star Wars: Adventures in Wild Space: The Dark (or The Darkness) – A Beyond the Films Review

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    Star Wars Beyond the Films‘ Nathan P. Butler is now posting short, non-spoiler reviews for many new releases. Spoiler-filled discussion will often follow in the weeks or months thereafter on the podcast.  Adventures in Wild Space: The Dark by Tom Huddleston (softcover, 2016) The Dark is book #4 in Adventures in Wild Space, though technically the fifth entry in the series […]

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  • THE HERO’S PATH: Background and Examination of The Hero’s Journey

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    “A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man.”                                                                   —Joseph Campbell, The Hero with a Thousand Faces NOTE: […]

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  • Star Wars: Adventures in Wild Space: The Steal (or The Heist) – A Beyond the Films Review

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    Star Wars Beyond the Films‘ Nathan P. Butler is now posting short, non-spoiler reviews for many new releases. Spoiler-filled discussion will often follow in the weeks or months thereafter on the podcast.  Adventures in Wild Space: The Steal by Cavan Scott (softcover, 2016) The Steal is book #3 in Adventures in Wild Space, though technically the fourth entry in the series if […]