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Nameless Offences: Homosexual Desire in the 19th Century
H.G. Cocks
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April 2013
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reviewed: The City's Son (Skyscraper Throne Series #1)
I love stories about the underbelly of London--not a criminal underbelly but the weird side, the supernatural side, the dark ...
The City's Son - Tom Pollock
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March 2013
18
reviewed: Spin the Sky
I liked this book okay. Certainly there was nothing that made me want to put it down (well, maybe the ending, but by that poi...
Spin the Sky - Katy Stauber
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March 2013
05
reviewed: Scheherazade's Facade: Fantastical Tales of Gender Bending, Cross-dressing, and Transformation
I love the premise of this collection, and was surprised to discover I was drawn most to the darker and more morally complex ...
Scheherazade's Facade: Fantastical Tales of Gender Bending, Cross-Dressing, and Transformation - Michael M. Jones, Alma Alexander, Shanna Germain, Sarah Rees Brennan, David  Sklar, C.S. MacCath, Paolo Chikiamco, Tiffany Trent, Melissa Mead, Tanith Lee, Aliette de Bodard, Lyn C.A. Gardner, Sunny Moraine
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March 2013
04
reviewed: vN
I've owned this book for several months and now after finishing it I'm left wondering--why did it take me so long to get arou...
vN (The Machine Dynasty #1) - Madeline Ashby
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March 2013
03
reviewed: The Best of All Possible Worlds
Everyone said this was completely different from Karen Lord's previous book (which I loved), and it is in terms of setting an...
The Best of All Possible Worlds - Karen Lord
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February 2013
23
reviewed: Poltergeeks
I wish I was the sensible sort of person who could easily give up on a book, because I knew from very early on that this one ...
Poltergeeks - Sean Cummings
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February 2013
19
reviewed: A Book of Tongues, Volume 1 of the Hexslinger Series
I really wanted to love this. I did. I tried. But I just didn't connect with it. The writing is solid, the premise and worldb...
A Book of Tongues Volume 1 (The Hexslinger Series) - Gemma Files
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February 2013
10
reviewed: Adaptation
SUCH mixed feelings about this one. In some ways it felt like completely different genres smashed up into one another, and th...
Adaptation - Malinda Lo
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February 2013
09
reviewed: Rasputin's Bastards
This book was certainly well-structured, well-written and well-paced, and for fans of thrillers and cold war espionage with a...
Rasputin's Bastards - David Nickle
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February 2013
06
reviewed: The Assassin's Curse
While I really did enjoy this book, I would have been a lot more satisfied if I'd realised from the start that it was only ha...
The Assassin's Curse (The Assassin's Curse #1) - Cassandra Rose Clarke
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February 2013
04
reviewed: Food In Early Modern Europe
I quibbled with myself a lot about what to rate this, but I finally came down in the middle because there were a lot of bits ...
Food in Early Modern Europe (Food through History) - Ken Albala
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February 2013
03
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I am always a fan of stories based on myths and folklore, especially folklore that has been little explored in recent fiction...
Alternative Alamat: Stories Inspired by Philippine Mythology - Paolo Chikiamco,  Timothy James Dimacali,  Mo Francisco,  Raissa Rivera Falgui,  David Hontiveros,  Celestine Trinidad,  Dean Francis Alfar,  Andrei Tupaz,  Eliza Victoria,  Rochita Loenen-Ruiz,  Budjette Tan,  Raymond G. Falgui
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February 2013
02
reviewed: Harbinger
I only meant to read a few pages and I sat down and I read the whole thing. That's how completely engaged I was, right from t...
Harbinger - Jack Skillingstead
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January 2013
31
reviewed: The Faceless Ones (Skulduggery Pleasant Series #3)
I can see, in an objective sort of a way, that this is a decent enough series. But even now, three books in, I haven't manage...
Skulduggery Pleasant: The Faceless Ones - Derek Landy
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I could easily have read this book in one sitting--it's short, it's punchy and it's completely captivating. But I didn't let ...
Jagannath - Karin Tidbeck
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