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Universe Rewrite 2020

Here at The Wanderers’ Library, we love some good lore, and we especially love disagreeing about lore. That’s why our current lore page needs an update! It’s several years old, and doesn’t take into account many of the user generated ideas that have been developed since it was created. With that in mind, we as staff want to do a major rewrite of it. We also want to use YOUR user input to do so — see the page for how to contribute!

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Featured Article — May 2020

This Volume aims to document all the flora and fauna that have made up residence in the Library. What does that mean? Well, are you having trouble dealing with pesky foxburns stealing your stuff? Or perhaps a bibliovore has given you a spook one too many times?

Field Guide to the Shelves, Volume One by UncertaintyCrossing, Avelon21, and Sebarus

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Serpentine Sorting System

The first three prompts for the SSS are live: Rainy Days, The Night Sky, and Cold Hard Cash! Write something fitting any of the themes and slap it onto the page under the appropriate slot — happy writing!

Serpentine Sorting System


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Stories: A to Z


The Wanderers' Library is a collaborative fiction exercise. It's a collection of stories that explore strange and fantastic corners of the world, hidden from ordinary eyes. Some of the stories take place in the distant past, taking the form of legends and fables. Others are from the modern day, hiding in the shadows just out of sight. The basic premise is that there are strange things that are not quite of our world. Some are dangerous, some are merely fascinating. They are all in some respect extraordinary.

A big game hunter searches for hunting in other worlds.

A creature lives in alleyways and junkyards, collecting bits of trash to disguise itself.

A red thing of many parts promises everything you have ever wanted.

Stories here should try to evoke a Sense of Wonder, a sense that there is a larger world beyond the one we know. In the world of the Library, these wonders are hidden, but never truly far away. But never forget that this is a wilder world than our own, and it's never entirely safe, either. Tread with care.

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From Lands Yonder,

Translated For Your Wonder.

The Librarians & Pages work hard to translate all our tomes to every language in the multiverse.

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