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Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne M. Valente
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Like everything of Cat Valente's I've read, this is gorgeous. (The physical book is gorgeous, too, I might add. Those endpapers!) The imagery is stunning, and some of the angles on the fairy tale (particularly the business with the deer's heart) are...more
The Kingdom of Gods by N.K. Jemisin
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This did pretty much exactly what I wanted it to. It's a really neat cosmology - I'm always fascinated by explorations of what "divinity" really means, and both the careful definitions and wide range of godlike characters allow for that exploration t...more
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The Broken Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin
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I did not totally love the first in the trilogy, but this one really worked for me. Oree, the protagonist, is believable and well-developed throughout, and all the gods and godlings are memorable. The various kinds of magic in play are both interesti...more
China Mountain Zhang by Maureen F. McHugh
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Man, reading decades-old near-future science fiction is always kind of a trip. On a purely technical level it's solid - the writing is plain but functional, the characterizations are thorough and the depictions of relationships - which are the core o...more
Thunderer by Felix Gilman
Thunderer (Thunderer, #1)
by Felix Gilman (Goodreads Author)
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Thunderer was a bit slow to start, but the concept was great - an infinite city, capricious and seemingly unlimited minor gods, a steampunk-ish time period - and by the end, the pace had accelerated enough to keep me up til 2am to finish it.

I'm not t...more
The Secret History of Moscow by Ekaterina Sedia
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Modern fantasy, Russian folklore variety - a subgenre I have found myself reading rather a lot of lately. This is an examination of life in modern Moscow, as interpreted through the lens of Russian folkloric and historical figures (a conflation that...more
Metatropolis by John Scalzi
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Metatropolis is a neat concept even removed from its origins as an audiobook - a set of five stories set in a shared future world, all focused on the same idea without being necessarily set in exactly the same place or involving the same characters....more
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