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  • FICTION

    ATTACHMENTS

    MAY 11, 2021

FICTION

ATTACHMENTS

by Jeff Arch

Fine writing, memorable characters, depth of feeling, and gripping drama—a real keeper. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE CONJURING OF ZOTH-AVAREX

    APRIL 1, 2021

  • NONFICTION

    ART | COMMERCE

    JULY 28, 2020

NONFICTION

ART | COMMERCE

photographed by Steven J. Riskind by Steven J. Riskind

An engrossing portrait of artisanship as a blend of mechanical genius and human fulfillment. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    SELECTED POEMS OF EMANUEL XAVIER

    JUNE 1, 2021

FICTION

SELECTED POEMS OF EMANUEL XAVIER

by Emanuel Xavier

A superb poetry collection that renders compelling imagery in a singular voice. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    NIMUE

    JAN. 7, 2021

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

NIMUE

by Ayn Cates Sullivan Ayn Cates Sullivan illustrated by Belle Crow duCray

This exuberant fantasy calls on readers to conceive of a loving, balanced world. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    REALITY TESTING

    JAN. 6, 2021

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

REALITY TESTING

by Grant Price

A bracing blast of neo-cyberpunk with some smart tweaks to the operating system. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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