Foe by Iain Reid - Review

I was fortunate enough to not know about Iain Reid’s new book before it was available to me: I probably would have died of impatience, considering how I absolutely loved his first psychological thriller I’m Thinking of Ending Things. This…

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The Acolyte by Nick Cutter - Dystopia / Horror

I’m getting concerned for Nick Cutter’s sanity, really. His website is definitely showing signs of split personality: on its home page, you’re asked to choose between Craig Davidson, author of the acclaimed literary novel Cataract City (that’s the nice guy),…

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If I Fall, If I Die by Michael Christie, Canadian Literature

The boy stepped Outside, and he did not die. Were you raised by overly anxious parents? Did you ever restrain from doing something trivial, so you could spare them an irrational worry? Did you do that so often that it…

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The Just City by Jo Walton, Alternate History Fiction

Take Animal Farm by George Orwell, mix it with some ancient greek philosophy and mythology, add a pinch of the popular young-adult dystopian genre, and there you have it: The Just City by Jo Walton. The book tells the story…

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The Deep by Nick Cutter, Horror Book

The Deep will make you wince in horror. It will. No way around it. One year after the pretty gory The Troop, his first survival horror novel, Nick Cutter comes back all boosted up with a new survival horror. The…

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