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Book Review: X’s for Eyes, by Laird Barron

X’s for Eyes By: Laird Barron Published: December 11, 2015 Page Count: 98, paperback The Rundown: “Brothers Macbeth and Drederick Tooms should have it made as fair-haired scions of an impossibly rich and powerful family of industrialists.  Alas, life is complicated in mid-1950s USA when you’re child heirs to the throne of Sword Enterprises, a…… Continue reading Book Review: X’s for Eyes, by Laird Barron

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Book Review: The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe, by Kij Johnson

The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe By: Kij Johnson Published: August 16, 2016 The Rundown: “Professor Vellitt Boe teaches at the prestigious Ulthar Women’s College.  When one of her most gifted students elopes with a dreamer from the waking world, Vellitt must retrieve her.  But the journey sends her on a quest across the Dreamlands and into her own…… Continue reading Book Review: The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe, by Kij Johnson

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Book Review: A Scanner Darkly, by Philip K. Dick

A Scanner Darkly By: Philip K. Dick Published: 1977 The Rundown: “Substance D is not known as Death for nothing.  It is the most toxic drug ever to find its way onto the streets of L.A.  It destroys the links between the brain’s two hemispheres, causing, first, disorientation and then complete and irreversible brain damage. …… Continue reading Book Review: A Scanner Darkly, by Philip K. Dick