Alice rolled over in the dark, reaching automatically for Muffy’s warm body; when her hands felt only cold sheets on the other side of the bed, she sat up with a frown. 907 more words
Tags » Fantasy
Edition: E-Book, 496 pages
Published by: Candlewick Press
Genre: Adventure, Action, Dystopia, Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult
Rating: 3 feathers
Prentisstown isn’t like other towns. Everyone can hear everyone else’s thoughts in an overwhelming, never-ending stream of Noise. 687 more words
Brine, ships & harpoon-wielding mermaids - a review of Lisa L. Hannett's short story 'A Shot Of Salt Water'
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Accordions unpleated welcoming songs the day the mermaids returned.
The first notes droned joyful at dawn, played by young men with wool collars unrolled against the wind.
5 of 5 stars.
The uncanniness of a Magritte is both what this tale describes and accurately depicts as a young store clerk and art student, the narrator, becomes enamored with a beautiful, yet unresponsive young man in a wheelchair. 326 more words