Tag Archives: City of Stairs

2015 World Fantasy Award Nominees announced

The 2015 World Fantasy Award nominees were announced today. Established 40 years ago, the juried award is presented at the annual World Fantasy Convention. This year the convention will be held in Saratoga Springs, NY. Controversy has surrounded the award … Continue reading

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Tough Traveling — The Big City

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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2014: My Year in Books — The Good, the Bad and the Unread

I’ve done a lot of reading this year, and with it winding down I think it’s time for the requisite “Best of” List. So this is my look back at the year in Sci-Fi, Fantasy and a smattering of speculative … Continue reading

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Review: City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett

Robert Jackson Bennett ★★★★★ Crown Publishing, 2014. And here we have a strong contender for my favorite read of 2014. Blending espionage, magic, theological discussion and a Mieville-esque setting, the award-winning horror author has delivered a near perfect read — … Continue reading

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