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Review of Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky’s fascinating insectile epic fantasy series Shadows of the Apt has made him a major name in Fantasy circles – and rightly so. See my review of… 576 more words

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Review of Marrow by Robert Reed

I acquired Marrow longer ago than I care to even think about, on account of the very cool cover as I’m a sucker for spacescapes. Would I enjoy it? 443 more words

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Alien encounter, I screamed and cried for days

I don’t know if I ever told you about this one.  This happened before a lot of the other things did and it was a negative encounter.   2,658 more words


Review of Embassytown by China Miéville

I read The Scar when it first came out and couldn’t get through it. But when I saw this offering on the shelves and realised it was a stand-alone book, I scooped it up and decided to give it a go. 774 more words

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Homeless man gives back to his city...

Every homeless person has a story, and John Ross, a 71 year-old man who has lived on the streets of Buffalo, New York for 31 of those years – is no different. 184 more words


June 21, 1947: Plan 10 from Outer Space

In 1947, shortly after noon, Harold A. Dahl, who had spent the day scavenging for drifting logs in Puget Sound, near Tacoma, Washington, saw something. It wasn’t a drifting log.  291 more words

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Review of KINDLE ebook The Trilisk Ruins – Parker Interstellar Travels Book 1 by Michael McCloskey

I was browsing the science fiction selection, when this book caught my eye. It’s a while since I’ve read an alien encounter story and I decided to give it a whirl, especially after reading the sample when I discovered the formatting and editing was of a high standard. 390 more words

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