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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 …

Review of Middlewest Vol. 2 by Skottie West and Jorge Corona – Magical Realism At Its Finest

Review Graphic Novel Review Fox is Still My Favorite Character RATING  5/5 Middlewest – Volume 2 by Skottie Young and Jorge Corona Purchase Here “We want the reader to just buy into that without us using fantasy terminology,” he explained, with Corona adding that “we mostly wanted it to feel natural, almost like tales and legends that you would …

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 …

Artemis by Andy Weir: A Review by G.M. Nair

It is hard to talk about Artemis in a vacuum, and that’s not just because there’s no air to carry sound. Badum-tssh! Nothing? Alright. Tough room. Let’s move on. As you may know, Artemis is the spiritual follow-up to Andy Weir’s debut science fiction novel The Martian, so it is exceedingly difficult to mention Artemis without also bringing up that …