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The Deep by John Crowley
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by John Crowley
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The Deep is John Crowley's first novel and doesn't necessarily show the same level of control and evocation of later works, even Engine Summer. There are plenty of layers and ambiguities (mmm delicious ambiguities), but overall effect was more intell...more
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" The Deep, being the first published book by John Crowley, is also a perfect example of Crowley's style. The Deep takes place on another world where two warring factions, the Reds and the Blacks, are essentially re-enacting King Henry VI Part III.... " Read more of this review »
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Fairy tale retellings are a peculiar form in that they are 100% execution – no plot, not much backstory or worldbuilding; just characterization, tone, and setting. That's a bold thing for an author to attempt, a sign of real confidence in the value o...more
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