flying through clouds of uncertainty on wings of existential dread
I feel more confident that lots of you have read The Hero and the Crown, because I read it in school, and because it’s probably McKinley’s best-known book. Yerigs! Folstza! A sword named Gonturan! These have gotten more elaborate because McKinley’s worlds are just so rich and filled with talismans and animals and vivid descriptions, and how could I not include all of that?