Friday, September 29, 2017

Five SFF worlds tied together by a multiverse

Ryan Graudin's most recent novel is Invictus. At she tagged "five of [her] favorite series that cross multiple dimensions," including:
His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman

This childhood classic submerges readers into a world slightly altered from our own: Lyra’s Oxford. Its inhabitants have souls that exist outside of their bodies in the form of animals, known as daemons. As the series progresses, we discover that Lyra’s world is connected to our own by a magical artifact known as the Subtle Knife. Will—from our own version of Earth—can cut windows through the fabric of the multiverse. This allows Lyra and Will to travel through all sorts of realms. Including that of the dead.
Read about another entry on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue