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Review: Neptune's Brood - Charles Stross (2013)

publisher: Orbit

length: 352 pages (in paperback edition)

obtained: bought ebook at amazon

my rating: 4.5/5

Neptune’s Brood is set in the same Universe as… 555 more words


Hugo voting part 4: Campbell Award voting

This is a difficult category to vote on. There are two placements on my ballot that I am not sure about. Firstly, I am not sure whether to put… 396 more words


Campbell Nominee: Ramez Naam (Nexus Review)

I haven’t picked up Nexus in almost a week, so I am giving up on it now. I’m about 60% through and it just doesn’t work for me. 695 more words


Review: Parasite by Mira Grant

Parasite by Mira Grant (read: Seanan McGuire) is up this year for the Hugo Awards (Get it here). It’s McGuire’s sixth Hugo nomination, and, I’m just going to say that if she doesn’t get it, I’ll be pretty disappointed (though Wheel of Time is a brute force in this game and Ancillary Justice has been winning all of the awards). 340 more words


My Hugo voting Part 3: Novellas

This is the next installment of my Hugo voting. Today I am voting on the nominated novellas.


Hugo Nominated Novella: Six-Gun Snow White - Catherynne M. Valente

Six-Gun Snow White is a wild western retelling of the classic fairy tale Snow White. I never actually read Snow White (or Schneewittchen, which is the tale’s German name that I will always associate with it). 417 more words


The 1939 Retro Hugo Voter Packet

I just checked out the Loncon3 site and found that the Voter Packet for the 1939 Retro Hugos has been released. I don’t know when this happened as I have not received an e-mail telling me about it. 291 more words