Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds – Brandon Sanderson

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"My name is Stephen Leeds, and I am perfectly sane. My hallucinations, however, are all quite mad." Many Lives... gathers the three Legion novellas together in one volume. I received the first of these, Legion, from NetGalley, and it worked: I was hooked, and had to go grab the full book and remaining two stories. The first … Continue reading Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Leeds – Brandon Sanderson

Ironclads – Adrian Tchaikovsky

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"Sturgeon says that, way back when, the sons of the rich used to go to war as a first choice of career." It's the near future. Brexit has happened, but unable to stand alone the UK becomes part of the US - giving the latter a toehold right next to Europe. Governments are increasingly irrelevant, … Continue reading Ironclads – Adrian Tchaikovsky

Agents of Dreamland – Caitlin R Kiernan

"Here's the scene: It's Thursday evening, and the Signalman sits smoking and nursing a flat Diet Dr Pepper, allowing himself to breathe a stingy sigh of relief as twilight finally, mercifully comes crashing down on the desert." Mysterious meetings in small town desert diners, shocking photographs, secret agents, time travel, space fungus, kool-aid cults... for … Continue reading Agents of Dreamland – Caitlin R Kiernan