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Review of Silver in The Wood by Emily Tesh

“He knew it the same way the woodsman knew it, because he knew trees: but he also knew it with the knowledge of the Wild Man of Greenhallow, who felt every slow green beat of the forest’s heart.” RATING  4/5 STATS Paperback, 112 pages Published June 18th 2019 by Tor.com Original TitleSilver in the WoodISBN1250229790 (ISBN13: 9781250229793) Edition Language English STORY SYNOPSIS …

The Greatest Witchy Witches in Literature

The Baddest Bitches Around The Greatest Witches of Literature Definition witch /wiCH/ a woman thought to have magic powers, especially evil ones, popularly depicted as wearing a black cloak and pointed hat and flying on a broomstick. Similar: sorceress, enchantress, occultist, necromancer, Wiccan, beldam, hex, pythoness INFORMALan ugly or unpleasant woman.”he can marry the old witch for all I care A Witch …

Review of Invasive by Chuck Wendig

“Earth is home to more than twelve thousand species of ants. If you weighed all the ants and all the humans, the ants would weigh more.” RATING  4/5 STATS Hardcover 336 pages Published August 16th 2016 by Harper Voyager Original Title InvasiveISBN 0062351575 (ISBN13: 9780062351579)Edition Language EnglishSeries  Zer0es #2 STORY SYNOPSIS Michael Crichton meets Elon Musk in this gripping sci-fi tech …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – The Everything Box by Richard Kadrey

Synopsis 2000 B.C. A beautiful, ambitious angel stands on a mountaintop, surveying the world and its little inhabitants below. He smiles because soon, the last of humanity who survived the great flood will meet its end, too. And he should know. He’s going to play a big part in it. Our angel usually doesn’t get to do field work, and if …

In Station 11, Emily St. John Mandel Finds Light Shining in the Darkness

“Survival is insufficient.” ― Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven About An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization’s collapse, Station Eleven tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity. One snowy night a famous Hollywood …