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Late Eclipses
Late Eclipses by Seanan McGuire

The fourth October Daye novel. If you haven’t read any of the previous books in this series then this review […]

Triptych
Triptych by J. M. Frey

When the aliens came it was nothing like the way science fiction and popular culture had predicted it. There was […]

A Wrinkle in the skin
A wrinkle in the skin by John Christopher

AKA The Ragged Edge. Read for the 2014 Sci-Fi Experience In the 1960s a wave of earthquakes brings destruction around […]

An uncertain place
An Uncertain Place - Fred Vargas

Translated by Sian Reynolds. An Inspector Adamsberg novel #6 Adamsberg is in England at a European policing convention, discussing immigration […]

The Ballad of the Wayfaring Stranger and the Dead Man’s Whore

via Metafilter Inspired by classic American murder ballads and folk songs such as In the pines and Knoxville Girl this […]

The Iceman [based on the book by]
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based on the true story of Richard Kuklinski. In 1986 Richard Kuklinski was arrested for murder, he worked as a […]

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 […]

The Islanders
The islanders - Christopher Priest

I have no idea what to say about this book. I have no idea what it is all about. But […]

A local habitation
A local habitation by Seanan McGuire cover

An October Daye novel #2 A another reread for this year’s OUaT challenge, originally read for the Once Upon a […]

Timeless
Timeless by Gail Carriger

An Alexia Tarabotti novel, The Parasol Protectorate: Book the Fifth Seeing as this it the fifth, and final, book in […]

The death of grass
The death of grass by John Christopher

Read for the Not just for Stormtroopers sci-fi challenge It is the 1950s, and a devastating virus is sweeping Asia. […]

Edie Investigates
Eddie investigates

In a small English village something is afoot. A local gent has lost his head, quite literally. Someone has murdered […]