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Vita Nostra: A Novel by Sergey and Marina Dyachenko - Book Review

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$26.99
ISBN: 9780062694591
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Published: Harper Voyager - November 13th, 2018

A dark, compelling Russian fantasy with obvious comparisons to Harry Potter or The Magicians except it takes its own gritty approach to this territory. Sasha and her classmates are chosen, willing or not, to attend the Institute of Special Technologies and failure has it own dire consequences for their friends and family. I found myself drawn in by the original magic system; leave your wands and your reality at home. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Marvelocity: The Marvel Comics Art of Alex Ross (Pantheon Graphic Library) by Alex Ross - Book Review

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By Alex Ross, Chip Kidd, J. J. Abrams (Introduction by)
$50.00
ISBN: 9781101871973
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Published: Pantheon - October 2nd, 2018

A collection of the master comic artist Alex Ross artwork designing Marvel characters. But also, the story of a young Alex’s drive to draw and wear his superhero passion; includes fun photos and artworks from his childhood that show his progression. Great gift book for a Marvel fan. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


The Grey Bastards (Lot Lands) by Jonathan French - Book Review

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$27.00
ISBN: 9780525572442
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Published: Crown - June 19th, 2018

Grimdark + raunchy humor + plot twist = a fun fast fantasy with a band of half-orcs patrolling the badlands between the human and orc kingdoms. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Sea of Rust by C. Robert Cargill - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780062405838
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Published: Harper Voyager - September 5th, 2017

​We have all heard the stories about the future robot uprising but what happens after the revolt? Sea of Rust is set ​15​ years after​ ​humanity becomes extinct.​ ​Now mankind’s killers find they too must evolve as more advanced AIs make them obsolete. Fun summer action story. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero - Book Review

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$27.95
ISBN: 9780385541992
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Published: Doubleday - July 11th, 2017

A fun, wacky homage to Scooby Doo but with its own unique voice. The Blyton Summer Detective Club solved their last crime as teens and moved on with their lives except… they made a mistake. Something went horribly wrong that night. They have all been hiding from it for years as the suppressed memories tear their lives apart. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


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