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Review: Kushiel's Mercy by Jacqueline Carey
Kushiel’s Mercy by Jacqueline Carey Published: Tor, 2008 Series: Book 6 of Kushiel’s Legacy The Book: “Imriel and Sidonie attempted to deny their love, but now they are determined to follow Elua’s edict to love as thou wilt. After the tragic death of Imriel...

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TV Musings: Fall Science Fiction and Fantasy
Welcome to my latest discussion post for television I’ve enjoyed recently.  This one covers mostly television shows that premiered in fall of 2016, some seasons of which have only recently finished.  There is a massive amount of genre television out there t...

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Review: The Grace of Kings by Ken Liu
The Grace of Kings by Ken Liu Published: Saga Press (2015) Series: Book 1 of the Dandelion Dynasty Awards Nominated: Nebula Award Awards Won: Locus Award for Best First Novel The Book: “ Wily, charming Kuni Garu, a bandit, and stern, fearless Mata Zyndu, th...

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Review: The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North Published: Orbit/Redhook 2014 Awards Won: Campbelll Memorial Award Awards Nominated: BSFA and Arthur C. Clarke Awards The Book: “Harry August is on his deathbed. Again. No matter what he does or the de...

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Short Fiction: November
It’s time to discuss my favorite short fiction published in November!  It’s all short stories this time, and mostly available for free from Tor.com (links given below).  I actually just finished Charlie Jane Anders novel, All the Birds in the Sky , so it wa...

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Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
Seveneves by Neal Stephenson Published: William Morrow & Co., 2015 Awards Won: Prometheus Award Awards Nominated: Hugo, Locus SF and Campbell Memorial Awards The Book: “One day, the moon was destroyed.  No one really knew how or why it happened, but soon th...

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Read-Along: Naamah's Kiss by Jacqueline Carey, End
Welcome to the final week of the read-along of Naamah’s Kiss by Jacqueline Carey!  I anticipate community-reading the second two books of the trilogy later this year, and I’ll post more details on that when they are available.  For now, we say farewell to N...

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Read-Along: Naamah's Kiss by Jacqueline Carey, Part 6
Welcome to week six of the read-along of Jacqueline Carey's Naamah's Kiss, the first book of Moirin's Trilogy and the seventh book of the Kushiel's Legacy series.  This week's questions cover chapters 61-74, and have been provided by me!  This read-along is...

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Review: Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Publish: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015 Awards Nominated: Derleth & Campbell Memorial Awards Awards Won: Arthur C. Clarke Award The Book: “Kirsten Raymonde will never forget the night Arthur Leander, the famous Hollywood actor...

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Read-Along: Naamah's Kiss by Jacqueline Carey, Part 5
Welcome to week five of the read-along of Jacqueline Carey’s Naamah’s Kiss , the first book in Moirin’s Trilogy and the seventh in the Kushiel’s Legacy series! If you’re interested in joining this or future read-alongs, please check out our goodreads group ...
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