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The Jennifer Morgue (Laundry Files, #2)
I really enjoy the Laundry series -- a mix of spy fiction and Lovecraftian horror, where mathematics, philosophy and computer programming can get your...more
Mar 30, 2009
Mar 30, 2009
Fires of the Faithful (Eliana's Song, #1)
Okay, I was recced this book based on the fact it had a lesbian protagonist. (It was during the mess with Amazon where books with GLBT themes weren't...more
May 29, 2009
May 30, 2009
The Revolution Business (The Merchant Princes, #5)
This is book five in Stross's Merchant Princes series, which features tech reporter Miriam Beckstein, who discovered she's actually a noble member of...more
not set
Mar 18, 2010
Ōoku: The Inner Chambers, Volume 1
Set in an alternate version of the Tokugawa Shogunate, where, eighty years ago, a virus wiped out most of the male population of Japan (and still exis...more
not set
Mar 20, 2010
The Habitation of the Blessed (A Dirge for Prester John, #1)
This book hits a few loves with me. First off, the narration structure. The book is based around the legend of Prester John, a medieval European legen...more
Mar 07, 2011
Mar 05, 2011
His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials #1-3)
HDM is something I'm glad to review as an omnibus, rather than as three books. It does seem to suffer some classic trilogy problems in that the second...more
Feb 15, 2009
Jan 08, 2009
Mushishi, Volume 1 (Mushishi, #1)
The world has many hidden life forms called mushi, something like the base of all life. Ginko is a traveling mushishi, or 'mushi master', and he solve...more
Nov 2008
Jan 07, 2009
New Amsterdam
He's a millennium-old vampire traveling to the New World to avoid vampire politics.
She's a detective-mage with a sense of duty that could crack iron....more
Oct 22, 2008
Oct 17, 2008
Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1)
May 2010
May 01, 2010
The Atrocity Archives (Laundry Files, #1)
not set
Mar 30, 2009
Servant of the Underworld (Obsidian and Blood, #1)
not set
Aug 19, 2014
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