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Farewell Performance

2.54  ·  Rating Details ·  13 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Jaskey has a flashlight, a captive audience, and a story about the end of the world -- what could be better?
ebook, 32 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Tor Books (first published December 22nd 2009)
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Badseedgirl
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Brandon
Dec 15, 2014 Brandon rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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It's not that the story wasn't well-written, or that the concept wasn't good. It just didn't resonate with me. Not much happened; there was a bit of commentary on human achievement (or lack there of) and approach to life, and a fatalist's puppet show and theatrical performance as prelude to doom. It was probably too short. It accomplished much in its brief words, but didn't accomplish everything I think it hoped to.
Cyn Armistead
Well-written, but just not my cup of tea. I probably should have trusted my reaction to the creepy illustration.
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Nick Mamatas is the author of the Lovecraftian Beat road novel Move Under Ground, which was nominated for both the Bram Stoker and International Horror Guild awards, the Civil War ghost story Northern Gothic, also a Stoker nominee, the suburban nighmare novel Under My Roof, and over thirty short stories and hundreds of articles (some of which were collected in 3000 Miles Per Hour in Every Directio ...more
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