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Scurte #487

povestea unui poster Nemira din 1994 (Tudor Popa).

– cele mai bune cărţi SF&F ale lui iunie 2016 (Barnes & Nobles).

– cele mai… 35 more words


Avanpremieră - Jucătorul Total de Iain M. Banks

Zilele astea lungi de vară îți oferă scuza perfectă să devorezi o carte plină de aventuri intergalactice. Ai de unde alege dar, dacă vrei ceva proaspăt, săptămâna viitoare o să apară, la Nemira, al doilea volum din seria ”Cultura” de Iain M. 733 more words


El uso de las armas, de Iain M. Banks

Antes de empezar, este es un libro de Ciencia Ficción. Así en mayúsculas.

Así que si no es lo tuyo, no pasa nada, hay miles de libros ahí fuera o algunos en este mismo blog que te harán pasar un buen rato. 596 more words

Libros Que Me Encantan

Monday Motivation: Just a cry in the night

What is the nature of this curious contract that we enter into whenever we take up a book to read? In the case of fiction, we declare ourselves willing to suspend our disbelief for the duration of the reading experience. 812 more words

Richard Beynon's Blog

A Player of Games

So I totally abandoned this and my other blogs for a good long while due to a lack of interest in writing anything recently. Recently however there has been something buzzing around in the back of my mind that won’t go away – in the past the only thing that has dealt with such a pest is to lay it out on digital paper so here we go: 549 more words


Egoism and the Hero's Journey

I blame Ursula Le Guin.

I read The Dispossessed recently and, aside from the obvious depths I found around exploring unconventional political philosophy, the conflicts between home and self and the morality of knowledge, I was struck by a particularly technical aspect of the writing. 22 more words


The Immortals; or Adventures in Reader Reactions

There seems to be enough interest in James Gunn’s work that I’ll continue.

I’ve read most of Gunn’s work. Unfortunately, I didn’t write anything up on a lot of it. 1,144 more words

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