Beyond the Pale

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Bantam Books, 1998 - Fiction - 527 pages
21 Reviews
Linked by a mysterious preacher and by their experiences of the uncanny, a male drifter and a female doctor watch as their Colorado home is transformed into another world, where they find themselves in a war against evil. Original.

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Review: Beyond the Pale (The Last Rune #1)

User Review  - Wise_owl - Goodreads

Beyond the pale has several things going for it, and it's one of those books that I feel like I would have given a higher rating in my younger days, as it spoke to me on many levels of 'nostalgia'. To ... Read full review

Review: Beyond the Pale (The Last Rune #1)

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I love this book and this entire series. To me this is what science fiction / fantasy should be. The characters are well formed and have a well developed story line. The characters intertwine well and ... Read full review

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Mark Anthony learned to love both books and mountains during childhood summers spent in a Colorado ghost town. Later he was trained as a palaeoanthropologist but along the way grew interested in a different sort of human evolution--the symbolic progress reflected in myth and the literature of the fantastic. He undertook Beyond the Pale to explore the idea that reason and wonder need not exist in conflict. Mark Anthony lives and writes in Colorado .

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