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BOOK REVIEW: Unbound by Jim C. Hines

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS:: Isaac Vainio, on the outs from the Porters and now without power, struggles with demons both personal and internal, as well as a threat to the [Read more]

January 9, 2015 // 3 Comments

Podcast Spotlight: Podcastle

In the last two podcast spotlights I featured Escape Pod, the first speculative fiction podcast, and Pseudopod, the first horror podcast. This installment is about Podcastle, [Read more]

October 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

MIND MELD: Worthy Media Tie-ins

[Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] From Star Wars to X-Men, Halo to Star Trek, many media franchises also offer tie-in novels, giving fans another way [Read more]

October 9, 2013 // 14 Comments

MIND MELD: Monarchies in Fantasy

UPDATED to include a response from Delia Sherman [Do you have an idea for a future Mind Meld? Let us know!] Very often, in secondary world fantasy novels, the default [Read more]

July 18, 2012 // 9 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/8/09

With all the hoopla over The Mammoth Book of Mindblowing SF edited by Mike Ashley, did you ever wonder if it was good? Strange Horizons has Graham Sleight’s take. [Read more]

September 8, 2009 // 0 Comments

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