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Her Silhouette, Drawn in Water

really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  9 ratings  ·  4 reviews
All Bee has ever known is darkness.

She doesn’t remember the crime she committed that landed her in the cold, twisting caverns of the prison planet Colel-Cab with only fellow prisoner Chela for company. Chela says that they’re telepaths and mass-murderers; that they belong here, too dangerous to ever be free. Bee has no reason to doubt her—until she hears the voice of anoth
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Expected publication: May 21st 2019 by Tor.com
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Her Silhouette in Water is one of those books where the final moments either or make it, or break it. For me they absolutely made it. Up to the point of the resolution, I wasn't quite sure about it – but the ending completely changes everything and might even blow your mind.

First of all, a lot of things have to be said about how the rep in this book! I can only judge from the outsider's perspective (lol I haven't even been to the US and we are a pretty homogenous society so things are different
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Sana
Jul 24, 2018 marked it as to-read-so-bad-it-hurts
A claustrophobic sci-fi love story, 'telepaths on a prison planet'* aaand this quote: 'Prison without guards? Prison with no memories? Prison with only your lover as company? Bee is determined to escape—but how, when every moment is spent racing to survive?'

LIKE FUCK, I WANT TO READ THIS BAD

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Stefan Fergus
Mar 03, 2019 rated it really liked it
Full review to come. 3.5*, maybe.
TL;DR version: interesting novella. Some very cool SF concepts. Good writing (sometimes a touch overdone). Ended rather more abruptly than I was expecting. Good stuff, though.
Tehani
Mar 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: novella, sf
Clever writing, interesting concepts, a thoughtful, well-paced read!
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Vylar Kaftan writes speculative fiction of all genres, including science fiction, fantasy, horror, and slipstream. She was nominated for a 2010 Nebula Award for her short story “I’m Alive, I Love You, I’ll See You in Reno.” Her stories have appeared in Lightspeed, Strange Horizons, ChiZine, and Clarkesworld. Her work has been reprinted in Horror: The Best of the Year, honorably mentioned in The Ye ...more