Two already-published books this month, which is up from zero last month. Actually, with everything else that I was reading for work, it just took me quite a while to get through this one: Paper Cities: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy, edited by Ekaterina Sedia: I had an advance copy and have been “sneaking” a [...]
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Almost all of these books were read in March, as April found me mainly reading things that didn’t have covers. Uglies by Scott Westerfield [4.5/5] This was my first Scott Westerfield book, and I thought it definitely lived up to the hype. The writing was smooth, the characters engaging, and it never gave the sense [...]
Nothing. Nada. Zilch. That’s published already, that is. Guess I just had too many clients with manuscripts due in April. Check back next month to see if that status has changed….
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld : Given the buzz for this series, I was worried it wouldn’t live up to all the praise. But I was wrong to be concerned in this case. This was a really intriguing book with a lot of compelling character detail and a way to look at societal perceptions from a [...]
Today is the release date for Paper Cities: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy, edited by Ekaterina Sedia. I was lucky enough to get an advance copy a few weeks ago, and I’ve been enjoying it a lot. Paper Cities is an eclectic collection of fantastic stories that are about, obviously enough, cities. While that makes [...]