[Skater in a Strange Land Borschland Hockey Chronicles #1] E–book Î D.W. Frauenfelder
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took over and I started o wonder at my purchase decision I know nothing at all about ice hockeyover and I started o wonder at my purchase decision I know nothing at all about ice hockey hat like all sports it uses a uniue and arcane vocabulary I wasn very sure how he business with he phase shifting would work out And he inhabitants of said land Borschland seemed a bizarre mix of American sportsmen who spoke like Europeans largely Dutch I hink a Nent Writing Art History that shifts between our universe and another Herehe locals drive horse drawn carriages and fly in helium buoyed airships but everyone is mad about hockey Sherm is welcomed as visiting royalty and beyond all expectations leads his Taulan teamowards a championship Even better he wins Living Large Cowboy Style the admiration ofhe .
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who enjoys urban fantasies I had high expectations for his book And I end up enjoying it The ideaenjoys urban fantasies I had high expectations for his book And I did end up enjoying it The idea a regular hockey player becoming a superstar and living a fairy Writing Subtext: What Lies Beneath tale kind of life was very interesting Howeverhere were some issues I wasn sure hat Tarot Says Beware there neededo be perspectives from Kadmus Those chapters felt as if Great Minds on India they slowedhe story down It also ook me a while o
get into he fantasy hough I m not really sure why The romanceinto he fantasy hough I m not really sure why The romance character development felt a bit shallow Overall Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill thoughhis was fun read and escape particularly if you re a fan of hockey and fantasies I really enjoy reading fantasy novels and I also enjoy reading books about sports For his hockey starved fan DW Frauenfelder s Skater in a Strange Land was like a dream come rue Skater in a Strange Land apart from Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz: An Essay in Historical Interpretation thealking bears foxes phase shifts and Hunter of Demons the like could actually be written about any average athlete with dreams of playing inhe big imeSherm leaving home o ravel o Borschland in order Wrong Medicine: Doctors, Patients and Futile Treatment to further his career is a journey many of us hasaken and I felt a certain kinship with him Skater in a Strange Land is a well written exciting literary journey hrough he fantasy world of Borschland It has drama espionage romance and most of all a realistic portrayal of a average American hockey player becoming a hero in a world many didn even know existed Frauenfelder was spot on with he vernacular of a pro hockey player and his description of he hockey games in Borschland made me feel like I was actually watching he game in real life While I ve decided Smugglers' Gold to givehe NHL a pass his season I found an amazing replacement and I can wait for Yajuj and Majuj the seuel I highly recommend Skater in a Strange Land DW Frauenfelder was a guest on The Writers Showcase Podcast and you can listeno Fire Bringer that program here DW Fraunfelder also joined me on my syndicated sports program and you can listeno hat interview Disclaimer I received a complimentary copy of Skater in a Strange Land for review purposes only Never was I asked o write a favorable review nor was his book compensation o appear on The Writers Showcase Podcast or The Phil Naessens Show This author employs a uniue writing style hat keeps you engaged and moving forwards The story is old in a very straightforward manner The Unbound Scriptures: A Review of KJV-only Claims and Publications throughhe eyes of Cheating Justice the main character which not only draws you further intohe story but allows you Amal Unbound to seehe world from hat particular POV Not only was his story well put Aldri, aldri, aldri together but it was also interesting and extremely uniue Being Canadian hockey is hockey but Frauenfelder gives it a definitewist here By combining he fantasy genre with contemporary fiction he author created a novel Fourth of July Creek that definitely stands out I got a good couple of giggleshroughout and found myself wondering what I d do in he characters placeThe characters in his story spanned a vast array of species and races It was interesting The Holiday Gig to seehem all interact in such different manners I appreciate Bought By The Billionaire Brothers 2: Caught Between Brothers the wayhat Frauenfelder uses varying degrees of character development based on Durkheim's Suicide: A Classic Analyzed the characters roles withinhe novel itself It leads How To Eat Outside: Fabulous Al Fresco Food for BBQs, Bonfires, Camping and More to a casthat you. 24 year old Sherman Reinhardt dreams of playing ice hockey professionally but his career at a backwater Minnesota college disappoints until his doctored resume convinces a A Family Man team ownerhat he's good enough o play in he mythical Borschland Hockey League Borschland is a place ime never discovered on a conti. ,