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Authors Answer 79 & 80

I don’t know why I still pretend that I write a post every Monday. How many have I missed in the past year? And here I’ve gone and missed two in a row… Okay, I have (as always) excuses. 959 more words

Authors Answer

The King Must Die?: Favorite Plot-lines

What’s your favorite plot line? One of my friends is a genius when it comes to recommending science fiction and fantasy books, and not just on the ‘If you loved that, you’ll like this’ principle. 681 more words


Sleeps With Monsters: Space Opera and the Politics of Domesticity

A new column over at Tor.com:

Normally space opera is operatic in the grand sense: noisy, colourful, full of sound and fury. But it’s interesting to look at novels that aren’t…

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Book Review: Foreigner by C.J. Cherryh

Title: Foreigner

Author: C.J. Cherryh

Series: Foreigner #1

Genre: Science Fiction

Rating: 1.5/5 stars

The Overview: The first book in C.J. 692 more words


Foreigner (Foreigner #1) by C.J. Cherryh

Rating: ★ ★ ★ ☆ ☆
Date Read: April 10 to May 5, 2017

This book ends when the story is just about to get interesting. 827 more words

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Friday Faceoff – It's better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life…

This meme was started by Books by Proxy, whose fabulous idea was to compare UK and US book covers and decide which is we prefer. This week the theme is lions, so I’ve chosen an alien approximation to this subject by going for… 285 more words