Tag Archives: Jeff VanderMeer

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: Acceptance by Jeff VanderMeer

Jeff VanderMeer ★★★★★ FSG Originals, 2014. So this is how the series ends. Not with a bang, but a whisper. Acceptance, the stunning finale to Jeff VanderMeer’s “Southern Reach” trilogy doesn’t so much bring closure to the story, as it … Continue reading

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Review: Authority by Jeff VanderMeer

Jeff VanderMeer ★★★ FSG Originals, 2014. In the second installment of his “Southern Reach” trilogy, Jeff VanderMeer expands the madness beyond the barrier surrounding Area X. Warning! If you haven’t read Annihilation, proceed with caution. There are plenty of spoilers … Continue reading

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Review: Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer

Jeff VanderMeer ★★★★ FSG Originals, 2014. Oohh! Creepy. Jeff VanderMeer, the editor behind such acclaimed  anthologies as The Weird, The Steampunk Bible and the exhaustive The Time Traveler’s Almanac, returns to longer fiction with this tense, unsettling novel. Annihilation is the perfect example … Continue reading

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