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The Black God’s Drums

by displacedcactus Posted August 15, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
The Black God’s Drums

The Black God’s Drums by P. Djèlí Clark Genres: Fantasy Published by Tor.com Pages: 112 on August 21, 2018 ISBN: 1250294703 Rising SFF star P. Djèlí Clark brings an alternate New Orleans of orisha, airships, and adventure to life in his immersive debut novella The Black God’s Drums In an alternate New Orleans caught in […]


The Never Dawn by R. E. Palmer

by scarletsound Posted August 8, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
The Never Dawn by R. E. Palmer

The Never Dawn (The Never Dawn #1) Published by FrontRunner Publications Pages: 280 on November 21, 2017 ISBN: 0956259367 Format: eBook THE NEVER DAWN DYSTOPIAN TRILOGY, BOOK ONE All his young life, Noah has longed to see the sky he’s only heard about in stories. For over one hundred years, Noah’s people have toiled deep […]


Three Gorges Dam by Thomas V. ..

by scarletsound Posted August 8, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Three Gorges Dam by Thomas V. Harris

Three Gorges Dam by Thomas V. Harris Published by BookBaby on January 31, 2018 Format: eBook Goodreads If it weren’t for silly work getting in the way, I would not have put this book down. 😉 It’s a good fast-pace book about a consulting engineer on China’s Three Gorges Dam. The author flips the story […]


Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

by displacedcactus Posted August 1, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik

Spinning Silver by Naomi Novik Published by Del Rey Pages: 480 on July 10, 2018 ISBN: 0399180982 Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders… but her father isn’t a very good one. Free to lend and reluctant to collect, he has loaned out most of his wife’s dowry and left the family on the […]



Deep Roots by Ruthanna Emrys

by displacedcactus Posted July 18, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Deep Roots by Ruthanna Emrys

Deep Roots (The Innsmouth Legacy, #2) by Ruthanna Emrys Genres: Fantasy Published by Tor.com Pages: 352 on July 10, 2018 ISBN: 0765390930 “Wicked for the Cthulhu Mythos” —Seanan McGuire on the Innsmouth Legacy Ruthanna Emrys’ Innsmouth Legacy, which began with Winter Tide and continues with Deep Roots, confronts H. P. Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos head-on, boldly […]



Bellewether by Susanna Kearsle..

by displacedcactus Posted July 11, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
Bellewether by Susanna Kearsley

Bellewether by Susanna Kearsley Published by Sourcebooks Landmark Pages: 512 on August 7, 2018 ISBN: 1492637130 “The house, when I first saw it, seemed intent on guarding what it knew; but we all learned, by the end of it, that secrets aren’t such easy things to keep.” It’s late summer, war is raging, and families […]


An Illustrated Book of Bad Arg..

by displacedcactus Posted July 5, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments by Ali Almossawi, Alejandro Giraldo Published by The Experiment Pages: 64 on September 23, 2014 ISBN: 1615192255 The antidote to fuzzy thinking, with furry animals! Have you read (or stumbled into) one too many irrational online debates? Ali Almossawi certainly had, so he wrote An Illustrated Book of Bad […]


My Real Children by Jo Walton

by displacedcactus Posted June 28, 2018 in Book Reviews, Home / 0 Comments
My Real Children by Jo Walton

My Real Children by Jo Walton Genres: Science Fiction Published by Tor Books Pages: 336 on May 19, 2015 ISBN: 076533268X It’s 2015, and Patricia Cowan is very old. “Confused today,” read the notes clipped to the end of her bed. She forgets things she should know-what year it is, major events in the lives […]