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Mieville: It Left His Head

“She looked around and lowered her voice, passed on some rumor so evanescent and vapid it left his head as soon as she said it.”

- China Mieville, Kraken


'City & City' takes police procedural to the next surreal level

“If Philip K. Dick and Raymond Chandler’s love child were raised by Franz Kafka, the writing that emerged might resemble … The City and The City… 289 more words


inside the imagination of

China Mieville

Been listening/watching  a lot interviews lately, as I usually am wont to do. I like China’s interviews because he’s so intelligent, and his vocabulary is so massive. 30 more words


Book Review: Kraken by China Mieville

Kraken by China Mieville

Publisher: Del Rey

Publication Date: June 29, 2010 (first published June 21, 2010)

Edition: Hardcover, 509 pages

Genre: Urban Fantasy, Fantasy, Mystery… 744 more words

Book Review

Rest-of-the-year TBR

Good morning! I’ve decided that since I’m a slow-ass reader that my first post should be a TBR for the rest of the 2014 year instead of one for each month, because it just makes more sense for me. 566 more words


The bourn from which no traveller returns

Neil Gaiman Neverwhere:
The Author’s Preferred Text

Headline Review 2005 (1996)

In fairytales the overlooked, usually youngest son or daughter in a family commits an act of kindness that allows him or her to succeed where the other brothers or sisters didn’t. 553 more words