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YA Wednesday: “Now That You’re Here” and “While You Were Gone” by Amy K. Nichols

Now That You’re Here and While You Were Gone Amy K. Nichols ★★★½ and ★★★★ Knopf for Teens, 2014 and 2015. I’ll admit it, I would never have picked these books up if I hadn’t been doing a story on … Continue reading

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Review: “The Water Knife” by Paolo Bacigalupi

The Water Knife Paolo Bacigalupi ★★★★★ Knopf, 2015. This book is fucking terrifying. Not in the scary monster, Stephen King, evil clown sort of way. No, Paolo Bacigalupi’s latest dystopian thriller, his first adult novel since the multiple award-winning The … Continue reading

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Come to the Steampunk Side, Beth Cato has Cookies

Valley readers who missed Beth Cato’s September release party for her debut novel The Clockwork Dagger have another chance to get an autographed copy. And she’s bribing you with treats. Cato will be at Barnes and Noble Metrocenter on Saturday, Dec. … Continue reading

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“Kitty” Katt is back in Gini Koch’s latest, “Universal Alien” and Poisoned Pen is throwing a party.

Katherine “Kitty” Katt is off to save the universe again in Valley author Gini Koch’s latest jaunt, Universal Alien. The comic sci-fi romance is the tenth entry in Koch’s “Alien” series follows Katt  as she is transported to another dimension … Continue reading

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Kim Harrison talks about ending “The Hollows”

I recently traded e-mails with urban fantasy bestseller Kim Harrison as she was touring to promote her latest Rachel Morgan novel, The Witch With No Name. And while this novel is her last “official” trip to the Hollows with Rachel … Continue reading

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