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Review: CoDex 1962 by Sjon

Buy it Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Spanning eras, continents, and genres, CoDex 1962—twenty years in the making—is Sjón’s epic three-part masterpiece Over the course of four dazzling novels translated into dozens of languages, Sjón has earned a global reputation as one … Continue reading

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Review: Borne by Jeff VanderMeer

Buy it here: Signed Copies from author, Bookshop, Synopsis: In a ruined, nameless city of the future, a woman named Rachel, who makes her living as a scavenger, finds a creature she names “Borne” entangled in the fur of Mord, … Continue reading

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Review: Deep Dive by Ron Walters

Pre-order here: Angry Robot, Amazon Synopsis: When your reality shatters, what will you do to put it back together again? Still reeling from the failure of his last project, videogame developer Peter Banuk is working hard to ensure his next … Continue reading

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Review: Devil House by John Darnielle

Preorder it here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Gage Chandler is descended from kings. That’s what his mother always told him. Now, he is a true crime writer, with one grisly success–and movie adaptation–to his name, along with a series of subsequent … Continue reading

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Review: Beneath the Salton Sea by Michael Paul Gonzalez

BUY HERE: Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Every memory is a recording. Nothing about the Salton Sea is normal. The sand isn’t sand. Just piles and piles of desiccated bones. There are little pockets where life clings on, … Continue reading

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Review: Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead

Buy Here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: From the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Underground Railroad and The Nickel Boys, a gloriously entertaining novel of heists, shakedowns, and rip-offs set in Harlem in the 1960s. “Ray Carney was only slightly bent … Continue reading

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Review: The Collective by Alison Gaylin

Buy it here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: Just how far will a grieving mother go to right a tragic wrong? Camille Gardner is a grieving—and angry—mother who, five years after her daughter’s death, is still obsessed with the privileged young man … Continue reading

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Review: Devil’s Creek by Todd Keisling

Buy it here: Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: About fifteen miles west of Stauford, Kentucky lies Devil’s Creek. According to local legend, there used to be a church out there, home to the Lord’s Church of Holy Voices—a death cult where Jacob … Continue reading

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Review: Comfort Me With Apples by Catherynne M. Valente

Buy Here: Bookshop, Amazon Synopsis: Sophia was made for him. Her perfect husband. She can feel it in her bones. He is perfect. Their home together in Arcadia Gardens is perfect. Everything is perfect. It’s just that he’s away so … Continue reading

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Review: Crossroads by Laurel Hightower

Buy it here: Off Limits Press, Amazon, Bookshop Synopsis: How far would you go to bring back someone you love? When Chris’s son dies in a tragic car crash, her world is devastated. The walls of grief close in on … Continue reading

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