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by Harriet
Thu May 19, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:A Brother’s Price-Wen Spencer
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REVIEW:A Brother’s Price-Wen Spencer

A Brother’s Price Wen Spencer Roc, July 2005, $6.99, 320 pp. ISBN 0451460383 Imagine a world where women have trouble giving birth to mal children because of an extremely high rate of still births and miscarriages. Women rule the world, run the factories and farms, and keep the males hidden to prote...
by Harriet
Mon May 16, 2005 10:56 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Warprize-Elizabeth Vaughan
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Views: 1492

REVIEW:Warprize-Elizabeth Vaughan

Warprize Elizabeth Vaughan Tor Books, Jun 2005, 314 pp. ISBN: 0765352648 The King of Xy’s daughter Xylara chooses to become a healer rather than a royal pawn, and her sire allows her to train under the tutelage of Eln and to use her skills especially when they are at war. When her father dies, her h...
by Harriet
Sun May 15, 2005 1:03 pm
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Harshini-Jennifer Fallon
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Views: 1518

REVIEW:Harshini-Jennifer Fallon

Harshini Jennifer Fallon Tor, Jul 2005, $25.95, 496 pp. ISBN: 0765309882 In Sanctuary, the last King of the Harshini Korandellan believes the war is over with the recent surrender of the Defenders of Medalon to its neighbor Karien. Many of the Defenders fled to the wilderness as outlaws. The only ho...
by Harriet
Sat May 14, 2005 12:50 pm
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:The Historian-Elizabeth Kostova
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REVIEW:The Historian-Elizabeth Kostova

The Historian Elizabeth Kostova Little, Brown, Jun 2005, $25.95, 656 pp. ISBN: 0316011770 In 1972, the sixteen year old American has lived in Amsterdam as the daughter of a widowed diplomat so long she cannot remember much of her time in the United States. While in her father’s library, the teen fin...
by Harriet
Sat May 14, 2005 12:48 pm
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Into the Looking Glass- John Ringo
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REVIEW:Into the Looking Glass- John Ringo

Into the Looking Glass John Ringo Baen, Jun 2005, $24.00 ISBN: 0743498801 Thirty seconds after the president learns the news, the country is stunned as the media reports an explosion devastated the University of Central Florida. However, no radiation or electromagnetic pulse is detected; the NSA eli...
by Harriet
Sat May 14, 2005 12:47 pm
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Every Which Way but Dead-Kim Harrison
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REVIEW:Every Which Way but Dead-Kim Harrison

Every Which Way but Dead Kim Harrison HarperTorch, Jul 2005, $6.99, 512 pp. ISBN: 006057299X Rachel Marianna Morgan worries about the ever-after as a familiar to Algaliarept though the deal she struck with the demon to save her family especially Ceri enables the witch to keep her soul. When Al reali...
by Harriet
Fri May 13, 2005 10:57 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Child of a Rainless Year-Jane Lindskold
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Views: 1622

REVIEW:Child of a Rainless Year-Jane Lindskold

Child of a Rainless Year Jane Lindskold Tor, May 2005, $25.95 ISBN: 0765309378 When Mira Fenn turned nine years old her mom Colette disappeared and the preadolescent moved to Ohio to be raised by foster parents there. Several decades later, when her adoptive parents die, Mira finds the deed that pro...
by Harriet
Wed May 11, 2005 9:37 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Fall Girl-Pierce Askegren
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Views: 1440

REVIEW:Fall Girl-Pierce Askegren

Fall Girl Pierce Askegren Ace, July 2005, $7.99, 256 pp. ISBN 0441012773 In the distant future five of the most powerful businesses in the world come together and built Villanueva a working colony on the moon. There is also small federal facility Armstrong Base where Wendy Scheer works. Ten years ag...
by Harriet
Wed May 11, 2005 9:36 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Magic Street-Orson Scott Card
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Views: 1418

REVIEW:Magic Street-Orson Scott Card

Magic Street Orson Scott Card Del Rey, July 2005, $24.95, 400 pp. ISBN 0345416899 One day while driving home Dr. Byron Williams acts totally out of character by picking up a homeless person he dubs the Bag Man. This creature tells him his wife is pregnant and when they arrive home, he finds his spou...
by Harriet
Tue May 10, 2005 9:53 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Imprint-Paul L. Bates
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Views: 1544

REVIEW:Imprint-Paul L. Bates

Imprint Paul L. Bates Five Star, July 2005, $25.95, 315 pp. ISBN 1594143129 The world is a bleak and dark place for people like Wyatt Weston who lives below the poverty line. Not having an income is one way of disappearing or being killed which has the benefit of keeping the population stable since ...
by Harriet
Tue May 10, 2005 9:52 am
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:The Light Years Beneath My Feet-Alan Dean Foster
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Views: 1438

REVIEW:The Light Years Beneath My Feet-Alan Dean Foster

The Light Years Beneath My Feet Alan Dean Foster Del Rey, July 2005, $23.95, 245 pp. ISBN 0345461212 The Viilenjii stole Chicago businessman Marcus Walker, a dog named George, and other alien species from various parts of the galaxy and are taking them to a place where they will be sold as pets. Luc...
by Harriet
Sun May 08, 2005 12:38 pm
Forum: Books and Authors
Topic: REVIEW:Building Harlequin’s Moon-Larry Niven & Brenda Co
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Views: 2490

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