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What makes a good ending?

By B. Corp.

I hate doorstoppers. What happened to people getting to the point concisely and efficiently? We’re supposed to have short attention spans, people! Then why do books these days stretch to the 1000 pages (or at least those next on my list do)? 1,225 more words

Science Fiction

Fruitcake is No Joke

Enough with the jokes about fruitcake. When Elizabeth Moon uses the fruitcake trope in her delightful Trading In Danger she does it so well I have to admire, smile, then chuckle a bit. 589 more words

Food

Vattas War Book Series

This book, in my opinion, leads the charge on how to regulate space travel and the costs (even though it’s slightly understated) of traveling on ones own dime. 238 more words

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