“A profound love between two people involves, after all, the power and chance of doing profound hurt.”
This was recommended to me due to how much I like Margaret Atwood, which meant I went in with high expectations. 281 more words
Ancillary Justice, Ann Leckie’s debut, literally made a killing in 2014, simultaneously winning Hugo, Nebula, Arthur C. Clarke and BSFA awards. Leckie’s debut was long in coming – first drafts of what would later become… 1,015 more words
It is incredibly difficult for me to judge this book accurately, on its own merits. Originally published fifty years ago, it and others of its type have been so influential that I don’t know if it was new and groundbreaking at the time or run-of-the-mill. 559 more words
So, this has been on my list for a long, long time and I’m so glad I finally got round to reading it.
A Wizard of Earthsea… 423 more words