Monthly Archives | July 2012

The light heart of stone
The light heart of stone

Book one in the Promise of Stones series. Fox is a young girl growing up on the Stone Body, a […]

Coursera – Science fiction & fantasy course
courserascifi

A week or so I came across mention of this online course, I’m not sure where, I’d guess it was […]

The light between oceans
The light between the oceans

Tom Sherbourne has come back to Australia from World War I. Like many soldiers he has brought many demons back […]

The Dark Knight Rises [based on characters created]
The Dark Knight Rises

Before this review begins, I’d like to just wish everyone affected by the attack in Colorado the very best. I […]

Bitter seeds
Bitter Seeds by Ian Tregillis

Book one in the Milkweed Triptych In a remote part of Germany a doctor has been hard at work, he […]

Railsea
Railsea by China Mieville

Before I start reviewing this, I just want you to do one thing, read the title of this book. Railsea. […]

Bajazzle
cracklescape

Okay, do you remember when I “reviewed” The Isles of the sun and I said that I’d love to hear […]

Snuff
Snuff by Terry Pratchett

A Discworld Night Watch story. Although the Night Watch is now the city watch, and this isn’t set in the […]

Sorry
Sorry by Zoran Drvenkar

translated from the German by Shaun Whiteside. Seeing a couple break-up in public Kris goes over to apologise to the […]

A lonely place to die
A lonely place to die

A group of five friends are holidaying in the Scottish Highlands, mountaineering and hiking and getting away from it all, […]

The Amazing Spider-Man [based on comics]
The Amazing Spider-Man

Do I need to give a recap to this story? I mean, you know that it is a Spider-man film, […]

The isles of the sun
cracklescape

one of the stories in Cracklescape One evening when all the other children have gone home for their dinners Elric […]