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Seasons Within

Seasons Within Lele Iturrioz G is a high school student. She lives in an orphanage with her best friend, Priy. She’s seventeen and always been a bit odd, as she remembers nothing of where she came from or even her … Continue reading

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Between the Shade and the Shadow

Between the Shade and Shadow Coleman Alexander In a culture which immediately assume darkness means evil, Coleman Alexander’s book creates darkness as a place to live for a people who burn under light (even moonlight). This doesn’t mean that there … Continue reading

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The Nameless Soldier by Annie Douglas Lima

The Nameless Soldier Annie Douglas Lima. The Nameless Soldier is an upcoming book by Annie Douglas Lima in the Alasia world. It features Tarvic, a young soldier who survives a massacre more by luck than anything. He feels guilty for … Continue reading

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Scavenger Girl – Season of Atchem

Scavenger Girl – Season of Atchem Jennifer Arnston Una lives with her family outside the village. They are scabs, with no rights, no protection under the law. Not only are they supposed to be invisible as they dig through trash … Continue reading

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The Beast of Talesend

The Beast of Talesend Kyle Robert Shultz The Beast of Talesend is set in a world in which fairy tales are history. Distant history, and most of the people no longer believe in Magic. Nicholas Beasley made his living debunking … Continue reading

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Frankenstein Reborn

Frankenstein Reborn Dean C. Moore Soren fights a minotaur, paying attention to the women who watches him from the shadows. He follows her, discovering she is not nearly as impressed with him as he is with her. Events conspire to … Continue reading

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White Wolf and the Ash Princess

White Wolf and the Ash Princess Tammy Lash I came to this book through an online book club. These days I have trouble reading a book in more than half hour bits, but this book grabbed me and pulled me … Continue reading

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River of Teeth

River of Teeth Sarah Galley I’d heard about this book which brought feral hippos to the Mississippi River in an alternate history. The concept is irresistible, so when I had a chance to pick up the book, I snatched it. … Continue reading

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The Golem of Wacza

The Golem of Wazca Oliver D’Alton The Golem of Wazca is an interesting concept. I like the idea of golems, created by Jewish magic, though the magician here is Christian, or at nominally. Religion doesn’t play a big part, except … Continue reading

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Setup: Android Assassins

Setup: Android Assassins Dean C. Moore In my opinion, this is Dean’s best book to date. Max Chase witnesses the assassination of a super-spy by androids and immediately guesses he’s been setup up by the notorious FBI Future Division. He … Continue reading

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