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Book Review: Young Adult: Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld

Darcy Patel has put college and everything else on hold to publish her teen novel, Afterworlds. Arriving in New York with no apartment or friends she wonders whether she’s made the right decision until she falls in with a crowd of other seasoned and fledgling writers who take her under their wings… …

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Monday Events Buzz: More and More!

As some of you might have noticed, our blog and newsletter posts have been getting longer and fuller. That’s because, we do, in fact, have a lot more happening at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside her on 65 James Street. 789 more words

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Book Review: Adult Science Fiction: Yesterday's Kin by Nancy Kress

Aliens have landed in New York. After several months of no explanations, they finally reveal the reason for their arrival. The news is not good.

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Are your characters R.E.A.L.?

Posted by: Rebecca.

Last week, Bridgett blogged about 6 elements of a great novel. I thought I’d tackle one of those points in today’s post. (Whew, wish me luck!) 1,383 more words

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Events Buzz - Goodbye Summer!

Happy Labor Day! Annie’s Book Stop WILL be open on Monday, Labor Day, from 10AM-6PM, so if you’re not out enjoying a last beach day or summer getaway, feel free to stop in and spend some quality time with your favorite books! 454 more words

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Con-Eire FREE!

In honour of Shamrokon and LonCon3, my short play Con-Eire from today through Monday will be completely FREE! It’s appropriate for this season as it’s a love letter to the hard-working folks behind the scenes putting the madness all together: 187 more words


Book Review: Science Fiction: Echopraxia by Peter Watts

It’s the eve of the twenty-second century: a world where the dearly departed send postcards back from Heaven and evangelicals make scientific breakthroughs by speaking in tongues; where genetically engineered vampires solve problems intractable to baseline humans and soldiers come with zombie switches that shut off self-awareness during combat.

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