Game Over

Taylor Keating's Game Over is a paranormal romance from TOR books, but if it didn't have a female heroine it would probably be called an action-adventure or a fantasy story. Don't be misled by the beefcake cover - this story is first and foremost about staying alive. A synopsis is tricky... River Weston is half …

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The Joy Makers

Decades ago I was an avid reader of science fiction and fantasy, but marriage and whatnot cut into my reading time, and whenever I did try something new in the genre, it seemed ponderous and overblown. I find myself returning to the crisper stories of the 1950s and 1960s, and not just works I've read before.  …

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The World Inside

Robert Silverberg's The World Inside is a loosely connected group of short stories, written in the early 1970s and set in 2381. Nineteen-sixties' concerns about over-population have been fully resolved. In the homogenous world of 2381, the planet comfortably supports a population of 75,000,000,000, and the citizens are keen to breed as prodigiously as possible. …

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