Bill Paley (mycroftca) wrote in 50bookchallenge,
Bill Paley


Yesterday, I finished reading a book by M.A.R. Barker, the originator of the game Empire of the Petal Throne. Over the years, he's written a number of novels set in his gaming universe, and this one was Prince of Skulls. It was like reading the recounting of a game history. The book is heavy with EPT language and geography, which made it ponderous reading. If you liked the world of Tekumel, then this would be a book for you, otherwise, look elsewhere.

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