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Small Press Review: The Peyti Crisis by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Small Press Review: The Peyti Crisis by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

The Peyti Crisis: Rusch deftly manages to handle a... Read More »

Small Press Book Review: A Murder of Clones by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Small Press Book Review: A Murder of Clones by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Rusch pulls off another taught thriller with A Mur... Read More »

Small Press Book Review: Anniversary Day by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Small Press Book Review: Anniversary Day by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Science Fiction meets the Private Eye in KK Rusch'... Read More »

Anime Roundup 10/16/2014: Getting Medieval

Anime Roundup 10/16/2014: Getting Medieval

In this week's viewing: Swords, sorcery, sufficien... Read More »

Fall 2014 SF Anime Preview

Fall 2014 SF Anime Preview

Coming soon: A bevy of sword-slinging princesses a... Read More »

Retrospective: A Minority Verdict Against Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report

Retrospective: A Minority Verdict Against Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report

Upon release in 2002 the film Minority Report, nom... Read More »

Those old-city, new-crime, 20-minutes-into-the-future blues

Those old-city, new-crime, 20-minutes-into-the-future blues

Down these mean streets a cyborg must go... Read More »

Exploring strange new worlds every  Wednesday

Exploring strange new worlds every Wednesday

Go from an orbiting space habitat to a world of de... Read More »

The Other Victoria: Steampunk’s Queen

The Other Victoria: Steampunk’s Queen

Was it Colonel Mustard in the arboretum with the s... Read More »

A Post-Apocalyptic Christmas

A Post-Apocalyptic Christmas

Felicity Savage recommends some SFF classics for y... Read More »

My New Favorite (U.S.) Sci-fi Show – Almost Human

My New Favorite (U.S.) Sci-fi Show – Almost Human

Almost HUman is a new fave. Read More »

Countdown City by Ben Winters

Review: Countdown City, by Ben H. Winters

Countdown City By Ben H. Winters Quirk Books 2013 ... Read More »

Crossroads: Speculative Devices in Police Procedurals

Crossroads: Speculative Devices in Police Procedurals

Character, Context, and Procedure: The Cores of th... Read More »

Law and Order: SVU

Crossroads: The Difficulty of Police Procedural Speculative Fiction

Police procedurals are a complicated genre to expl... Read More »

Psychics are Dark Fantasy

Psychics are Dark Fantasy

I remember being uncomfortable about the “ps... Read More »

Review: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

My final (for now) look into SF detectives brings ... Read More »

Crossroads: Where Genres Meet in the Night

Speculative fiction's ability to stay fresh is a d... Read More »