Wednesday, May 15, 2013

K.J. Bishop, The Etched City (2003)

This book is about two characters, Raule and Gwynn. Previously, they were both part of a failed revolution in (apparently) a Western-ish type region. Now, they're living disparate lives in this city of Ashamoil. She's a doctor working in a slum; he's a mercenary/enforcer/assassin for a slaver's corrupt business empire. And...that's about the shape of it. I know that sounds kind of sketchy, but this is not a plot-heavy novel.
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Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Duck Comics: "Donald Duck and the Rheinegold"

Monday, May 06, 2013

's a good one, all right.

Thursday, May 02, 2013

Jeff VanderMeer, City of Saints and Madmen (2001-2004)

This book consists of a series of novellas and short stories, some published here for the first time, some not, set in VanderMeer's fictional city of Ambergris, a mutable city in a mutable fantasy world resembling M John Harrison's Viriconium.
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