Monthly Archives: May 2015

Tough Traveling — Dead Gods

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Review: “California Bones” by Greg Van Eekhout

California Bones Greg Van Eekhout ★★★★ Tor, 2014. Los Angeles is a daunting town for visitors, but it houses a wealth of hidden treasures, like Rhino Records and Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles. And in California Bones, cannibalism.

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Review: “Flex” by Ferrett Steinmetz

Flex Ferrett Steinmetz ★★★★ Angry Robot, 2015. It’s Walter White meets Harry Dresden in this wonderful debut by Ferrett Steinmetz. In Flex, magic, or ‘mancy, is a way of bending the will of the universe that manifests from geeky obsessions, … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling — The Weasel

Every Thursday, Nathan at Fantasy Review Barn leads a group of fellow bloggers on “Tough Travels”, a trip through the tropes that populate the fantasy and sci-fi world, using Diane Wynne Jones’ hilarious The Tough Guide to Fantasyland as a … Continue reading

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Marie Brennan and Mary Robinette Kowal talk fantastic women throughout history

Historical fantasy authors Marie Brennan and Mary Robinette Kowal are currently touring the country in support of their latest novels, Voyage of the Basilisk and Of Noble Family respectively. They will be visiting the Poisoned Pen in Scottsdale next Saturday, … Continue reading

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