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Friday, September 17, 2021

Exclusive Cover Reveal: Given To Darkness (Ikiri Book II) by Phil Williams



Some stories come ready-formed. You have the ideal character or plot concept and just have to lay it out there. Others live with us, repeating over and over in our heads, evolving until their time comes. The Ikiri Duology was the latter variety, and its scant two-volume tale condenses a long history of experimentation.
Monday, September 13, 2021

Book review: Legacy of the Brightwash by Krystle Matar


A Spindle Splintered by Alix E. Harrow - Review


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OFFICIAL AUTHOR BIO: Alix E. Harrow has been a student and a teacher, a farm-worker and a cashier, an ice-cream-scooper and a 9-to-5 office-dweller. She's lived in tents and cars, cramped city apartments and lonely cabins, and spent a summer in a really sweet '79 VW Vanagon. She has library cards in at least five states. Now she's a full-time writer living with her husband and two semi-feral kids in Kentucky. Her short fiction has appeared in Shimmer, Strange Horizons, Tor.com, Apex, and other venues.

FORMAT/INFO: A Spindle Splintered will be published by Tordotcom on October 5th, 2021. It is 128 pages split over 11 chapters. It is told in first person from Zinnia's point of view. It will be released in hardcover and ebook formats.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Book review: Immobility by Brian Evenson




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About Brian: BRIAN EVENSON is the author of a dozen books of fiction. He has translated work by Christian Gailly, Jean Frémon, Claro, Jacques Jouet, Eric Chevillard, Antoine Volodine, Manuela Draeger, and David B. He is the recipient of three O. Henry Prizes as well as an NEA fellowship. His work has been translated into Czech, French, Italian, Greek, Hungarian, Japanese, Persian, Russia, Spanish, Slovenian, and Turkish. He lives in Los Angeles and teaches in the Critical Studies Program at CalArts.
Thursday, September 2, 2021

Book review: A Song For The Void by Andrew C. Piazza

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Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Among Thieves by M.J. Kuhn - Review

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Monday, August 23, 2021

Pawn's Gambit by Rob J. Hayes Audiobook review


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AUTHOR INFORMATION: Rob J. Hayes was born and brought up in Basingstoke, UK. As a child he was fascinated with Lego, Star Wars and Transformers that fueled his imagination and he spent quite a bit of his growing up years playing around with such. He began writing at the age of fourteen however soon discovered the fallacies of his work. After four years at University studying Zoology and three years working for a string of high street banks as a desk jockey/keyboard monkey. Rob lived on a desert island in Fiji for three months. It was there he re-discovered his love of writing and, more specifically, of writing fantasy.


Thursday, August 19, 2021

We Cry For Blood by Devin Madson - Review

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Guest Post: Top Five Worldbuilding Books For New Authors by M. D. Presley

 


Deciding what is best in life is only easy if you’re Conan. The rest of us have to consider loads of other factors, especially when you’re making a top-five list. Ask me my top-five movies or albums, and I’d immediately be at a loss. After a few flustered moments I’d then ask if I could drill down a bit, perhaps by making it my top-five movies about prison romances, or maybe top-five songs with “it’ll be alright” in the chorus.
 
Tuesday, August 17, 2021

GUEST POST: Gods And Tyrants by Peter Blaisdell

 

 

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