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The City and the City

April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

I went to the City and the City preview followed by question and answer session, nearly a month ago now, and of course waited, I wanted to describe how impressed I was, how captivated and...

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Reviews: From Distant Stars

April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

From Distant Stars, Sam Peters, Gollancz From Darkest Skies was a strong mystery story set in a well fleshed-out, instantly immersive, sci-fi world. It felt like season one of a good, mid-budget television show –...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #160

April 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Time once more for Joe and Richard to take a quick spin through all the comics news we’ve noticed this month…...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #159

April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Welcome to the weekly FPI Blog round up of all the news Richard and Joe have seen this week and wanted to share with you: yes, it’s time for mroe Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense). It’s...

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Reviews: Love and Life in China – Our Story

April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Our Story: a Memoir of Love and Life in China, Rao Pingru, Square Peg/Vintage Books “All we children knew about them was that books were among the good things of this world.” This was an...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) 158

April 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s the end of the working week and that means time for Richard and Joe’s quick-hit round up of news and links spotted over the last few days in the weekly Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense):...

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Reviews: Arm of the Sphinx

April 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

Arm of the Sphinx, Josiah Bancroft, Orbit Books (cover art by Ian Leino, design by Lauren Panepinto) “Some scholars believe the Sphinx must be a supreme mesmerist to bring so many to ruin. He spellbinds...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #157

March 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

It’s Friday and that means time for Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense), our weekly round up of news and links Richard and Joe have spotted over the last few days: Sandman Universe art Oh, oh, oh…...

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Ready Player One, Directed by Steven Spielberg, Starring¬†Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn,¬†Lena Waithe, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg, Mark Rylance Steven Spielberg brings Ernest Cline’s bestselling science fiction novel to the big screen, and I’m...

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Reviews: the Only Harmless Great Thing

March 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Only Harmless Great Thing, Brooke Bolander, Tor (cover design by Will Staehle) Tor have really been knocking it out the park with some terrific novellas these last few years, some have been writers I...

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