Defiance of the Fall

By JF Brink,

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Why read it?

1 author picked Defiance of the Fall as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

Defiance of the Fall started as a web series and has some of the classic hallmarks of such… brief chapters ending in cliffhangers and a need to always recap what’s just happened.

Worse, the prose starts out very rough, though it improves with each successive book in the series.

So, why did I include it? Because it distills progression fantasy down to its purest form, to what some readers summarize as “Numbers go brrrr.”

In other words, there is always action and advancement happening. The dopamine hits for the reader never stop, and the main character, Zac, doesn’t either.


From Chris' list on starters in progression fantasy.

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