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New Realms of Fantasy and New Reviews Online

The August 2011 issue of Realms of Fantasy has arrived, and that means it’s time for a new column. In this issue, I covered the following YA SF/F books:

Huntress, by Malinda Lo
Eona, by Alison Goodman
The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making, by Catherynne M. Valente
Red Glove, by Holly Black
The Girl in the Steel Corset, by Kady Cross
Supernaturally, by Kiersten White
Born at Midnight, by C.C. Hunter
Queen of the Dead, by Stacey Kade
Always a Witch, by Carolyn MacCullough

With this issue now in the wild, I’ve archived the reviews from the previous issue on my website. Click through to check out the following:

The Iron Thorn, by Caitlin Kittredge
Teeth, edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling
Rage, by Jackie Morse Kessler
Tiger’s Curse, by Colleen Houck
Angel Burn, by L.A. Weatherly
Falling Under, by Gwen Hayes
After Midnight, by Lynn Viehl
A Long, Long Sleep by Anna Sheehan

Finally, the following reviews are live on The Green Man Review:
Hard Spell, by Justin Gustainis
Sympathy for the Devil, also by Justin Gustainis
The Snow Queen’s Shadow, by Jim C. Hines
The Sleeping Beauty, by Mercedes Lackey

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Big Review Roundup!

Just to remind people that I still review books for a variety of fine publications, both print and online.  I realized I’ve been horribly lax in posting updates, so here’s a massive round-up of reviews from the past few months.  I know some of you are used to me posting links to author sites and journals, but for the sake of brevity, I’ll skip that step this time around.  Google is your friend.  

SF Site:
Married With Zombies and Flip This Zombie, by Jesse Petersen
Afterlife: The Resurrection Chronicles, by Merrie Destefano
Doubleblind and Killbox. by Ann Aguirre
Amortals, by Matt Forbeck
Kris Longknife: Redoubtable, by Mike Shepherd

Green Man Review:
Dead Waters, by Anton Strout
Midnight Riot and Moon Over Soho, by Ben Aaronovitch
For Heaven’s Eyes Only, by Simon R. Green
Scorched, by Sharon Ashwood
Nekropolis and Dead Streets, by Tim Waggoner
Sixty-One Nails and The Road to Bedlam, by Mike Shevdon

Trolls in the Hamptons, by Celia Jerome
License to Ensorcell, by Katherine Kerr
Killing Rocks, by D.D. Barant 
Managing Death, by Trent Jamieson
Unleashed and Play Dead by John Levitt
Total Eclipse by Rachel Caine
Unseen by Rachel Caine
The Black Ship and The Hollow Crown by Diana Pharaoh Francis
Bitter Night and Crimson Wind by Diana Pharaoh Francis

Sleeping Hedgehog:
Welcome to Bordertown, edited by Ellen Kushner and Holly Black

Realms of Fantasy (February 2011 issue) (Reviews once again archived on my website)
Enchanted Ivy, by Sarah Beth Durst
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by Lish McBride
Solitary: Escape From Furnace #2, by Alexander Gordon Smith
Black Hole Sun, by David Macinnis Gill
Low Red Moon, by Ivy Devlin
Behemoth: Leviathan #2, by Scott Westerfeld
Torment: Fallen #2, by Lauren Kate
The Candidates: Delcroix Academy #1, by Inara Scott
Personal Demons, by Lisa Desrochers

Realms of Fantasy (April 2011) (Available in print only)
The Emerald Atlas, by John Stephens
The Iron Queen, by Julie Kagawa
The Painted Boy, by Charles de Lint
Out for Blood, by Alyxandra Harvey
The Goddess Test, by Aimee Carter
Fallen Angel, by Heather Terrell
Night School, by Mari Mancusi
Hexbound, by Chloe Neill

Go forth and enjoy, and if my reviews convince you to pick up even one book you hadn’t considered previously, feel free to come back and tell me about it!

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New Reviews Online

Hey! I love urban fantasy. I also review it. And recently, I caught up on some of my backlog, as well as covering some newer releases. The end result is a nice sampling of reviews which have gone live over at The Green Man Review.
Have fun.

Inhuman Resources by Jes Battis
Ghosts & Echoes by Lyn Benedict
Hard Magic by Laura Anne Gilman
The Last Stormlord by Glenda Larke
Steamed by Katie MacAlister
Ghost of a Chance by Simon R. Green
Succubus Shadows by Richelle Mead
Black Blade Blues by J.A. Pitts
Dead Matter by Anton Strout

Love them? Hate them? I welcome all feedback. Are you an author who wants me to consider reviewing you? As always, feel free to contact me. I don’t bite. Much. In the meantime, I’ll be over here, perfecting my latest chili recipe.


New Reviews Online

These reviews have gone live online on SF Site:
WWW: Watch by Robert Sawyer
From Hell With Love by Simon R. Green

Belatedly, these ran over at Green Man Review:
Master of None by Sonya Bateman
Red Hood’s Revenge by Jim C. Hines
Death Most Definite by Trent Jamieson

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