Sunday Salon, 6/9/19

Read & Reading Didn't do a lot of reading this week. I'm continuing on with The Count of Monte Cristo and started the June 1896 issue of The Black Cat. I should be further along in reading The History of Soul 2065 by Barbara Krasnoff but I should still have it finished in time for … Continue reading Sunday Salon, 6/9/19

#DealMeIn2019 Week 10 ~ “Evil Opposite”

Hosted by Jay @ Bibliophilopolis What's Deal Me In? "Evil Opposite" by Naomi Kritzer Card picked: 6♥ Found at: The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, September-October 2017 There is a theory that each choice, each chance, each throw of a die creates a separate parallel universe; that there are infinite universes layered like filo … Continue reading #DealMeIn2019 Week 10 ~ “Evil Opposite”

Deal Me In, Week 6 ~ “Marley and Marley”

Hosted by Jay @ Bibliophilopolis What's Deal Me In? "Marley and Marley" by J. R. Dawson Card picked: 7♦ Found at: The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, November-December 2017 Before she showed up, she was preceded by this man in a pinstriped suit. A harbinger. He sat me down in his sterile office and … Continue reading Deal Me In, Week 6 ~ “Marley and Marley”

Review ~ Unholy Land

This book was provided to me by Tachyon Publications via NetGalley for review consideration. Unholy Land by Lavie Tidhar From the bestselling author of Central Station comes an extraordinary new novel recalling China Miéville and Michael Chabon, entertaining and subversive in equal measures. Lior Tirosh is a semi-successful author of pulp fiction, an inadvertent time … Continue reading Review ~ Unholy Land

Deal Me In, Week 43 ~ “The Fish of Lijiang”

Hosted by Jay @ Bibliophilopolis What's Deal Me In? "The Fish of Lijiang" by Chen Qiufan, translated by Ken Liu Card picked: 4 ♥ Found at: Clarksworld It's the fault of that damned mandatory physical exam. On the last page of the report were the words: PNFD II (Psychogenic Neural-Functional Disorder II). Translated into words … Continue reading Deal Me In, Week 43 ~ “The Fish of Lijiang”

Deal Me In, Week 38 ~ “The Day of an American Journalist in 2889”

Hosted by Jay @ Bibliophilopolis What's Deal Me In? "The Day of an American Journalist in 2889" by Jules Verne (or maybe Michel Verne) Card picked: 10♥ Found at: East of the Web Little though they seem to think of it, the people of this twenty-ninth century live continually in fairyland. Surfeited as they are … Continue reading Deal Me In, Week 38 ~ “The Day of an American Journalist in 2889”

Deal Me In, Week 35 ~ “The Enemy of All the World”

Hosted by Jay @ Bibliophilopolis What's Deal Me In? "The Enemy of All the World" by Jack London Card picked: J♥ Found at: East of the Web It was Silas Bannerman who finally ran down that scientific wizard and arch-enemy of mankind, Emil Gluck. Gluck's confession, before he went to the electric chair, threw much … Continue reading Deal Me In, Week 35 ~ “The Enemy of All the World”