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Rapture by Kameron Hurley

Read January 2016 Recommended for  ★    ★    ★    ★ “People keep saying I’m a bel dame, but I’m not. Haven’t been in over twenty years. I’m just a woman… And you lied to me.” Rapture defies easy explanation. … Continue reading

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Infidel by Kameron Hurley. OMG.

Read August 2015 Recommended for fans of fantasy, kick-ass plots, Abercrombie  ★    ★    ★    ★    ★    “The smog in Mushtallah tasted of tar and ashes; it tasted like the war.” I had to remind myself to breathe when I … Continue reading

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God’s War by Kameron Hurley

Read July 2015 Recommended for fans of assassins, complicated stories, tough heroines  ★    ★    ★    ★   1/2 I grew up in the 80s, when fantasy fiction largely meant the Lord of the Rings-esque fantasy world or the ‘parallel worlds’ … Continue reading

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Shadow’s Edge by Brent Weeks, or video game fantasy defined

Recommended for: fans of Glen Cook Read from January 15 to 22, 2012, read count: twice ★★ While Weeks is talented at developing the video game fantasy, a genre I am now officially defining for public benefit, it lacks most … Continue reading

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Broken Blade by Kelly McCullough

Recommended for: fantasy fans looking for a fast read Read from December 21 to 23, 2012 ★   ★   ★   I discovered Kelly McCullough’s WebMage series a few years ago and found his unique interpretation of computers and mythology fascinating. … Continue reading

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