“In many ways, Head On and its predecessor feel closer to the Scalzi of internet lore than his space operas do.”
Nothing for March in the “there’s a hole in your life that only this story can fill” category, but to be fair, I’m a nitpicky little shit. There is plenty of good stuff to read anyway.
“…an ingeniously manufactured art object, directing the reader’s attention with a concatenation of smoky-eyed dreamlike imagery punctured by the Pavlovian responses of its actors…”
An all science fictional novel reading revue for this month’s caps.
February was a little light on recommended stories; the quality at the top is magnificent, though.
An attention-getting debut novel: “Like the best genre fiction, Quietus has a premise and plot that juggles some familiar elements with fresh ideas.”
Quite a number of good stories floating around in January – but only one absolute Must Read!