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REVIEW: KOP by Warren Hammond

REVIEW SUMMARY: A promising first novel. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A dirty cop’s investigation into the murder of an Army officer leads to conspiracy. MY REVIEW: PROS: [Read more]

July 17, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: We, Robots by Sue Lange

REVIEW SUMMARY: A well-written robot story of substance. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Avey the robot becomes more human while humans verge on becoming posthuman. MY REVIEW: [Read more]

July 16, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Interzone #209

As much as I like reading short fiction, I currently do not subscribe to any short fiction magazines. I’ve scooped up a bunch of old Asimov’s, F&SF and [Read more]

July 4, 2007 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Dead Beat by Jim Butcher

MY RATING: Dead Beat is the seventh book in the Harry Dresden series and, in my opinion, it’s the best one so far. In this book, Dresden is blackmailed by the vampire [Read more]

June 24, 2007 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: 1945 by Robert Conroy

MY RATING: 1945 attempts to answer the question: What if Japan did not surrender following the bombing of Nagasaki? We know that America had plans on the table for an [Read more]

June 21, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Swarm by Frank Schatzing

REVIEW SUMMARY: A book that should appeal to both science fiction and non-science fiction audiences. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The creatures of the sea rise up against man [Read more]

June 19, 2007 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett

MY RATING: (For more Pratchett reviews, see The Great Pratchett Reading Project table.) Wyrd Sisters is, perhaps, the best of the early Pratchett novels, and I think it ought [Read more]

June 5, 2007 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Road by Cormac McCarthy

REVIEW SUMMARY: Nothing new for fans of post-apocalyptic sf, but a very good read nonetheless. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A father and his young son travel a post-apocalyptic [Read more]

June 4, 2007 // 3 Comments

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