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September 22, 2008: The Black Company and The Return of The Weird Food Purchase of the Day AND the Mailbag | Joseph Mallozzi's Weblog
Those in search of atypical fantasy need look no further than Glen Cook’s The Black Company. It’s as atypical as it gets. Dark, gritty, at times overwhelmingly bleak, it’s a far cry from classic works of the genre with their prancing elves, noble wizards, and stalwart heroes. No archetypal struggle of good vs. evil…