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Shadows of the New Sun: Stories in Honor of Gene Wolfe

Bill Fawcett and J.E. Mooney (editors)
Tor Books, 2013.

Gene Wolfe is a legend among sci-fi and fantasy writers. And this anthology features some of the best writers, including… 81 more words

Relentless Reader

Review - The Sorcerer's House

The Sorcerer’s House,Gene Wolfe

I picked this up to read a couple of chapters, and ended up staying up to finish it. It’s deceptively simple to read, to just race through: epistolary novel, check; unreliable narrator, check; creepy twins and doors to Faerie, check. 335 more words


Stacking the Shelves

I’m trying not to buy too many books, still, despite my book ban being over. That did not stop me from going to the library and picking up a new book/one with a voucher… Time for Stacking the Shelves a la… 216 more words


Gene Wolfe

On the Rediscovery of The New Sun

I finally finished reading Gene Wolfe’s Book of the New Sun. It took me twenty years, three times as long as it took Gene Wolfe to “translate” the tetralogy. 1,189 more words

Speculative Fiction

The High House

The High House by James Stoddard

My rating: 2 of 5 stars

This book is a survivor, one of those volumes that has come through multiple bookshelf purges over the years. 1,044 more words