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The Two of Swords (1-5) by K.J. Parker

I’ve made it no secret over the years that I’m a big fan of K.J. Parker, purveyor of quirky and highly intelligent fantasy, formerly a mysterious entity whose real name or even gender was unknown but recently revealed (to my … Continue reading

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Sharps by K.J. Parker currently only $2.99 on Amazon Kindle!

Heads up: Sharps by K.J. Parker is currently on sale for only $2.99 on Kindle! This was my single favorite fantasy novel of 2012 and a book I highly recommend to anyone. It also makes for a great introduction to the … Continue reading

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The Killing Moon by N.K. Jemisin is currently only $2.99 on Amazon!

Folks who visit my site regularly know I don’t do these kinds of posts very often, but in this case I’m making an exception: The Killing Moon by N.K. Jemisin was one of the best novels of 2012, and still … Continue reading

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Mini-review: Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

Ann Leckie’s stunning debut novel Ancillary Justice (my review) deservedly swept the major awards this year. To say that expectations for the sequel were high is an understatement, but, happily, Ancillary Sword meets those high expectations and then some. This … Continue reading

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Defenders by Will McIntosh

It’s 2029, and things aren’t looking good for the human race. Ever since the alien race known as the Luyten invaded Earth a few years ago, humanity has been fighting a losing war. Billions of people have died. The scattered … Continue reading

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Truth and Fear by Peter Higgins

Wolfhound Century by Peter Higgins (review) was one of last year’s strongest debuts, a unique dystopian fantasy set in an alternate Stalin-era USSR with Russian mythological elements and vague hints of something science fictional happening out in space. The story of … Continue reading

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Giveaway winners! (Wolfhound Century giveaway)

The winners of last week’s giveaway are… Brittain B. of Shoreline, WA  Michele M. of Woodinville, WA  Chi S. of Salem, OR  Stephenie S. of Bel Air, MD  Chris T. of Taunton, MA  Congratulations to all five winners! Your copies of Wolfhound Century by Peter Higgins … Continue reading

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