Monthly Archives: July 2015

On the Hugo Awards Controversy

I don’t care. I thought about making that my entire post, but it’s not quite true so I will say a few things. I also considered writing a very long post touching on any number of facets of the controversy. … Continue reading

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Review of Killing Pretty (Sandman Slim) by Richard Kadrey

Sandman Slim investigates Death’s death in this hip, propulsive urban fantasy through a phantasmagoric LA rife with murder, mayhem, and magic. James Stark has met his share of demons and angels, on earth and beyond. Now, he’s come face to … Continue reading

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2015 Campbell Award for Best New Writer Ballot

The Campbell Award for Best New Writer is the Hugo, which isn’t a Hugo, which doesn’t make sense, so I’m going to call it a Hugo anyway. Voting closes on Friday, and as they say in post-apocalyptic Harlan, it’s not … Continue reading

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Review of Dead Man’s Reach by D.B. Jackson

My review of Thieftaker, book one in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. My review of Thieves’ Quarry, book two in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. My review of A Plunder of Souls, book three in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. … Continue reading

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Review of A Plunder of Souls by D.B. Jackson

My review of Thieftaker, book one in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. My review of Thieves’ Quarry, book two in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. A Plunder of Souls is D.B. Jackson’s third book in the Thieftaker Chronicles (book four, … Continue reading

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Review of Thieves’ Quarry by D.B. Jackson

My review of Thieftaker, book one in The Thieftaker Chronicles, is here. D.B. Jackson returns to Colonial Boston and conjuring thieftaker Ethan Kaille in this sequel to Thieftaker (book two of a current four in The Thieftaker Chronicles). In Thieves’ … Continue reading

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Review of Thieftaker by D.B. Jackson

This week the blog takes a break from the Hugo nominees to focus on D.B. Jackson’s Thieftaker Chronicles, because I would much rather talk about Jackson’s series than any more about the Hugos, and because book 4 in the series, … Continue reading

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