Books & Booze: The Lions of Al-Rassan
 

The Lions of Al-Rassan

Books & Booze

 
Sieges and Siegecraft, Part Two: Defenders
 

Siegecraft in Fantasy: Part Two

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Disabilities in SFF (Redux): More or Less than ‘Fine’?
 

Disabilities in SFF (Redux)

Article

 

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In the Labyrinth of Drakes by Marie Brennan

In the Labyrinth of Drakes by Marie Brennan
4

The fourth book of an ongoing series is a troublesome prospect. Stagnation and repetition are potential pitfalls, and there is no doubt that Marie Brennan totters on a precarious ledge at times during In the Labyrinth of Drakes. Isabella, not-quite-yet Lady Trent, certainly has to deal with many of the recurring themes from the first […]

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Blindsight by Peter Watts

Blindsight by Peter Watts
4.5

Imagine you are Siri Keeton. So begins this hard science fiction novel from Canadian author Peter Watts. It is 2082. It is the day of the Fireflies. Sixty-five thousand objects burn up in Earth’s atmosphere. The beginning of an invasion? For two months nothing more is seen or heard. Then a deep space probe picks […]

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