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Book Review: United States of Japan, by Peter Tieryas

United States of Japan By: Peter Tieryas Published: March 1, 2016 by Angry Robot Page Count: 400 pages; paperback The Rundown: “Decades ago, Japan won the Second World War.  Americans worship their infallible Emperor, and nobody believes Japan’s conduct in the war was anything but exemplary.  Nobody, that is, except the George Washingtons—a shadowy group…… Continue reading Book Review: United States of Japan, by Peter Tieryas

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Book Review: Winter Tide (The Innsmouth Legacy #1), by Ruthanna Emrys

Winter Tide (The Innsmouth Legacy #1) By: Ruthanna Emrys Published: April 4, 2017 The Rundown: “After attacking Devil’s Reef in 1928, the U.S. Government rounded up the people of Innsmouth and took them to the desert, far from their ocean, their Deep One ancestors, and their sleeping god Cthulhu.  Only Aphra and Caleb Marsh survived…… Continue reading Book Review: Winter Tide (The Innsmouth Legacy #1), by Ruthanna Emrys

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Book Review: The Ballad of Black Tom, by Victor LaValle

The Ballad of Black Tom By: Victor LaValle Published: February 16, 2016 The Rundown: “People move to New York looking for magic and nothing will convince them it isn’t there.  Charles Thomas Tester hustles to put food on the table, keep the roof over his father’s head, from Harlem to Flushing Meadows to Red Hook. …… Continue reading Book Review: The Ballad of Black Tom, by Victor LaValle

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Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders

Lincoln in the Bardo By: George Saunders Published: February 14, 2017 The Rundown: “On February 22, 1862, two days after his death, Willie Lincoln was laid to rest in a marble crypt in a Georgetown cemetery.  That very night, shattered by grief, Abraham Lincoln arrives at the cemetery under cover of darkness and visits the…… Continue reading Book Review: Lincoln in the Bardo, by George Saunders