SPOILER ALERT! It’s the Sliders/Earth2/Land of the Lost mash-up I think I’ve been waiting for all my life. The catch is, does Fox’s new scifi show Terra Nova have what it takes to survive Fox’s infamous promising-show hatchet *and* the inevitable scoffs to gain enough viewers?
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Spoilers! The episode title sounds like a band name – and like a lot of bands, at the end of the day, someone had a hissyfit, people binged, and some ended up dead. Now that we’ve gotten through the “where are they now” reintroduction of the show, the luxury to… Read more »
Spoiler Alert! I’ve said all along that evil!Stefan was much more interesting than good!Stefan. The season premiere opens with such a bang that all the crying and commiserating Stefan has been doing for two seasons interdispersed with tiny moments packing real punches is all worth it.
I’m by no means a con-virgin, but neither am I a totally experienced con-goer. That said, I’ve hit up both ends of the spectrum, from the primarily fan-based I-Con held at SUNY Stonybrook each spring, to the out-of-this-world media circus that is San Diego Comic Con. For that, ladies and… Read more »
Mad Kestrel by Misty Massey Kestrel was born a Promise, a child with magical talents, and as such sought by the Danisoban mages who control all use of magic. After the Danisoban Brethren kill her parents, Kestrel survives as a street urchin and tavern maid before running away to sea…. Read more »
Mercy Blade by Faith Hunter Jane, a shapeshifting vampire-hunter-for-hire, crosses paths with a stranger who has arrived in New Orleans, enlisted to hunt vampires who have gone insane-or so he says… Series: Jane Yellowrock #3 Published by Penguin on 2011-01-04 Genres: Speculative Fiction, Urban Fantasy Pages: 320 Format: Paperback Find… Read more »
The Well of Shades by Juliet Marillier King Bridei is a man with a mission. His wish to unite his kingdom seems almost within his grasp but there are forces working to undo his dream. He sends Faolan, his most trusted advisor (who is also a master assassin and spymaster)… Read more »
Blade of Fortriu by Juliet Marillier Five Winters have passed since young king Bridei ascended the throne of Fortriu. Five years, in which the people have felt a contentment unknown for generations. But the security of a people can vanish in a heartbeat, for wolves are often drawn to fields… Read more »
The Broken Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin In the city of Shadow, beneath the World Tree, alleyways shimmer with magic and godlings live hidden among mortalkind. Oree Shoth, a blind artist, takes in a strange homeless man on an impulse. This act of kindness engulfs Oree in a nightmarish conspiracy…. Read more »
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin In this brilliantly original debut fantasy, a young woman becomes entangled in a power struggle of mythic proportions.Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of… Read more »