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REVIEW: The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin

REVIEW: The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin

In the Stillness, apocalypse-level natural disasters occur often enough that there's an entire name for it: the Fifth Season, or just the Season, that communities prepare for sometimes for hundreds of years. Essun is a woman caught in the middle [...]

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REVIEW: The Just City by Jo Walton

REVIEW: The Just City by Jo Walton

After finishing up with the soul-crushing The Song of Achilles in February (the review of which you can find here), I was in the mood for some more fiction involving Greek mythos. Lo and behold, Jo Walton’s The Just City [...]

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REVIEW: Winterspell by Claire Legrand

REVIEW: Winterspell by Claire Legrand

“Our stories say that when the human world was first made, not all of it fit.” Winterspell falls into the current trend of fairy tale retellings, but with a unique origin. Inspired by the ballet The Nutcracker, Claire Legrand spins an [...]

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REVIEW: Soulless by Gail Carriger

Gail Carriger’s Soulless was always one of those books that were on my radar, but I never had the free time or the proper funds to read it. After months of longingly stroking the cover as I passed it by, [...]

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REVIEW: The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

REVIEW: The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

Brutal. That’s the first word that comes to mind while reading Lauren Beukes’s sci-fi thriller/mystery The Shining Girls, and for good reason. The Shining Girls focuses on two characters: Harper Curtis, a serial killer who gained the ability to time travel [...]

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