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The First Person Narrator…
I used to hate books that were all I I I. Many seemed to be an excuse for lazy writing to me. And some still are, but I no longer turn away the second I see that the story is being told by an “I”, because they can be quite wonderful, in a good author’s hands.

The just City by Jo Walton

The Just City by

ARC received via the publishers & netgalley. Apollo just cannot understand why Daphne chose to turn into a tree. It simply doesn’t …

Symbiont by Mira Grant

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Parasitology #2 Part of my Sci Fi Experience 2015 In Parasite we met Sal Mitchell, or Sally as she doesn’t like to …

Hannahs Gift by Thomas Eidson

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Tucker Gibbons, lawman, is in pursuit of some criminals. He has been tracking them for months, ever since they raped and murdered …

The five jars by M R James

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Available free from Gutenberg This novel takes the form of a letter from our nameless narrator to Jane, he wants to explain …

Falling from Horses by Molly Gloss

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Free arc received via NetGalley Bud Frazer left home when he was nineteen. For a few years he rode the rodeo circuit …

Sacred Scars by Kathleen Duey

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A resurrection of magic : Book 2 If you haven’t read book one, Skin Hunger, then be warned, this follows on directly …

Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion

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Part of my RIP IX reading. R is a zombie. He is not quite sure how long he’s been a zombie and …

Fudoki by Kij Johnson

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Princess Harueme is dying. She can feel it, a great weight inside her, so she is preparing for death. Emptying out old …