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LitStack Recs: Desperate Characters & The Master Butcher’s Singing Club

Desperate Characters, by Paula Fox. This classic of literary fiction, written in 1970, is also a classic example of a book that was lost to readers, then found. In 1999, when this novel—and all Paula Fox’s adult novels—fell out of print, interest in the author and her work was almost …

Abaddons Gate

LitStack Review: Abaddon’s Gate by James S. A. Corey

Abaddon’s Gate James S. A. Corey Orbit Release Date:  June 4, 2013 ISBN 978-0-316-12907-7 NOTE:  This review contains SPOILERS for the first two books in The Expanse series.  If you want a pristine reading experience of this series, please do not read this review until you are ready to start …

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Hugo Award Winners Announced

The 2014 Hugo Award winners were announced on August 17 in a ceremony at the World Science Fiction Convention held in London, …

Short Story, Long Revision

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a short story takes less time to write than a novel. With apologies to Jane …