« My name is Luca Valentino. I came to Uitspan two years ago. » It’s the eighteenth century of the Imperial Calender and the Empire of Warassa is at its peak. Spanning a full continent, and experiencing a new mastery of the magic known as the principles of Sfeer Theory, one might go so far as to […]Lire la suite de "***Sfeer theory, by the Little Foolery creative team"
What football will look like in the future. Here’s a weird one. You can’t really say that 17776 is a novel, because, well, it’s not. What is it? An internet serial? An interactive novel? A visual novel with no choices? It might be all of those things, or none of them. Wikipedia calls it « a […]Lire la suite de "***** 17776, by Jon Bois"
Almost everyone swears, or worries about not swearing, from the two year-old who has just discovered the power of potty mouth to the grandma who wonders why every other word she hears is obscene. Whether they express anger or exhilaration, are meant to insult or to commend, swear words perform a crucial role in language. […]Lire la suite de "**** Holy Sh*t, A Brief History of Swearing by Melissa Mohr"
Welcome to the Adventure Zone! SEE! The illustrated exploits of three lovable dummies set loose in a classic fantasy adventure! READ! Their journey from small-time bodyguards to world-class artifact hunters! MARVEL! At the sheer metafictional chutzpah of a graphic novel based on a story created in a podcast where three dudes and their dad play […]Lire la suite de "****The Adventure Zone, Here There be Gerblins by the McElroys and Carey Pietsch"
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first people to walk on Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first person to die there. After a dust storm nearly kills him and forces his crew to evacuate while thinking him dead, Mark finds himself stranded and completely alone with no way […]Lire la suite de "***** The Martian by Andy Weir"
We will survive this, Caroline. It has been several months since Harkworth Hall burned, and mere weeks since Joanna Chase came back into Caroline Daniels’ life. But when a stranger arrives in their village and asks to see the damaged bay, they know that word of the creature has spread. With tensions simmering between France […]Lire la suite de "***** Leviathan, by L. S. Johnson"
Monsters come in many forms, and not everyone knows a monster when they see one. After three hundred years of monstrous, feral elves plaguing the island nation of Selkirk, everyone believes they know what a monster is. Humans have learned to live with their savage neighbors, enacting a Clearing every four years to push the […]Lire la suite de "**** The Monster of Selkirk, #1 and #2, by C.E. Clayton"