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What Makes a River

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There's a Thing in Lake Michigan and it's after Beth's roommate. Beth wants someone else to take care of it. But when no one steps up, not even the mysterious Paul, who does this kind of thing for a living, Beth realizes that she'll have to do something herself before it's too late.
ebook, 32 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Tor Books (first published August 4th 2010)
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Sep 21, 2014 Claire rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Another short story

This is a great one, all about how people pick up burdens they don`t want and do what has to be done when there is no one else. a little melancholy, a little heart breaking.
Feb 12, 2013 JM rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
An odd mix of Buffy and, I dunno, a hint of HP Lovecraft? Not bad, but it somehow felt too girly for me. Guess, by the context, that it's a short story set in a longer novel series.
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I enjoyed it, though there was a little too much sense of being thrown into the unexplained for my tastes.
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I grew up on a farm in western New York. I currently live in central Iowa. I work in IT by day and train dogs and write books by night. I live with a Rottweiler, a German Pinscher and a lot of books.

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