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Review: “Magonia” by Maria Dahvana Headley

Magonia Maria Dahvana Headley ★★★½ Harper Voyager, 2015. Turns out I’m a sucker for a Neil Gaiman blurb. Harper Voyager knows how to market to me. It’s also nice to have been following Neil long enough that I’m now seeing … Continue reading

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March Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

After a relatively light February, March has a full slate of books with something for everybody. Sci-fi, horror, epic and urban fantasy, alternate history and plenty of steampunk highlight this busy month for book lovers. Here’s a rundown of some … 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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October Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

There is a wealth of new reads coming our way next month. Here are just a few to look out for. As always, be sure and check back here for reviews – I doubt they all will reviewed, but I … Continue reading

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Review: Half a King by Joe Abercrombie

Joe Abercrombie «««« Del Rey Books, 2014. Joe Abercrombie has made his name wading in the blood, gore, sex and moral ambiguity of the grimdark movement in fantasy. So much that his nickname is “Lord Grimdark.” So what is he … Continue reading

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