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Tough Traveling — Laborers

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: “The Philosopher Kings” by Jo Walton

The Philosopher Kings Jo Walton ★★★★½ Tor, 2015. I’m liking this trend of releasing sequels in rapid succession. Just six months after Jo Walton’s magnificent The Just City kicked off the year with a five-star review, she is back with … Continue reading

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Review: “The Just City” by Jo Walton

The Just City Jo Walton ★★★★★ Tor, 2015. Wow, two five star reviews right out of the gate this year. Competition is looking tough. The Just City is the literary equivalent of a stoned college thought experiment set in an … Continue reading

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January Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

It’s a new year and we’re already starting off with a host of exciting new books. Here is a look at some of the new titles coming in January. And I can tell you that two of the books are … Continue reading

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