Bestselling fantasy author Terry Brooks

NorthWest Prime talks to Terry Brooks, bestselling fantasy author.

Brooks talks about the face of fantasy fiction today, saying that “the divisions between what boys read and what boys read was very well-defined” when he was younger, but that now “women are now perhaps predominant in the field of fantasy… this in turn encourages girls to read.” He says that it’s his “mission in life” to challenge the traditional gender roles of his readership, and that fantasy is “a wonderful field, and there are so many interesting stories being written.”

Listen to the full episode here.

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