Reviews 2005

2005
lost boy lost girl by Peter Straub
In the Night Room by Peter Straub
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (March 2005)

The Time of New Weather by Sean Murphy
Title: “Gumming America”
SFW 405 (24 January 2005)

Come Dance With Me by Russell Hoban
Title: “Perfect Pitch”
SFW 409 (February 2005)

Lurulu by Jack Vance
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (April? 2005)

The Mysteries by Lisa Tuttle
Title: “The Gnarl Not Taken”
SFW 413 (March 2005)

The Carpet Makers by Andreas Eschbach
Title: “A Face in the Carpet”
SFW 417 (April 2005)

Arabian Wine by Gregory Feeley
Tokyo Cancelled by Rana Dasgupta
In the Palace of Repose by Holly Phillips
Title: “Tightpurse, Loose Change, Wooden Nickel”
Interzone (#198) (May 2005)

Succession: the Risen Empire by Scott Westerfeld
Succession: the Killing of Worlds by Scott Westerfeld
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (???)

Lord Byron’s Novel: The Evening Land by John Crowley
Title: “There is Another Story of the World”
SFW 421 (16 May 2005)

The Merchant Princes 1: the Family Trade by Charles Stross
The Merchant Princes 2: the Hidden Family by Charles Stross
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (?? July 2005?)

Laughin’ Boy by Bradley Denton
Title: “Before the Penny Dropped”
SFW 425 (?? June 2005)

Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link
Rocket Science by Jay Lake
A Princess of Roumania by Paul Park
Title: “Book Worlds”
Interzone (#199) (July 2005)
Title: “Magie fur anfanger”
Pandora 2 (Autumn 2007)
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The Healer by Michael Blumlein
Title: “A Payne in the Planet”
SFW 429 (July 2005)

The Girl in the Glass by Jeffrey Ford
Title: “The Watch Within the Living”
SFW 433 (August 2005)

Thud! by Terry Pratchett
Looking for Jake by China Mi‚ville
Title: “Pratchett at 200 and a Wedge of China”
Interzone (#200) (September 2005)

Stark and the Star Kings by Edmond Hamilton and LeighBrackett
Title: “Edleigh Brackham, This Is Your Lifes?”
SFW 437 (6 September 2005)

The Necessary Beggar by Susan Palwick
Title: “Cheer the Children”
SFW 441 (3 October 2005)

Jocasta:”Wife and Mother” by Brian W Aldiss
Sanity and the Lady by Brian W Aldiss
Cultural Breaks by Brian W Aldiss
Title: “Attention Fix”
Interzone (#201) (November 2005)

Vellum by Hal Duncan
Title: “Prometheus Emphysema”
SFW 445 (31 October 2005)

Babylon Babies by Maurice G Dantec
Title: “A Slightest Flashlight from 1999″
SFW 449 (28 November 2005)

The Narrows by Alexander C Irvine
The Life of Riley by Alexander C Irvine
Dear Abbey by Terry Bisson
Greetings by Terry Bisson
Numbers Don’t Lie by Terry Bisson
Title: “Die-Back Tango”
Interzone (#202) (January 2006)

The Begum’s Millions by Jules Verne
Title: “Serpent’s Egg”
SFW 453 27 December 2005

Reviews 2006

2006
Christopher Priest: The Interaction ed Andrew M Butler
Title:
Strange Attractions 16 January 2006

Counting Heads by David Marusek
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction #211 March, 2006

Dusk by Tim Lebbon
Title: “Mage Sht”
SFW 457 23 January 2006

Cell by Stephen King
Starship: Mutiny by Mike Resnik
The Cosmology of the Wider World by Jeff Ford
Title:
Interzone (#203) February 2006

The Vengeance of Rome by Michael Moorcock
Title: “Swindler’s List”
SFW 461 20 February 2006

20th Century Ghosts by Joe Hill
Title: “20th Century Foxy”
SFW 465 20 March 2006

Genetopia by Keith Brooke
Try and Catch Me by Michael Cadnum
The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier
Title:
Interzone (#204)

In the Forest of Forgetting by Theodora Goss
Title: “Tightrope”
SFW 469 17 April 2006

The Darkling Plain by Philip Reeve
Title:
SFW 473 15 May 2006

Gradisil by Adam Roberts
The History of Science Fiction by Adam Roberts
Title: “A Clanking of Homunculi”
Interzone (#205)

Babylon by Richard Calder
Title: “Babylon Unbound”
SFW 477 12 June 2006

Streaking by Brian Stableford
Title:
Strange Horizons (10 July 2006)

The Possibility of an Island
Title: “Penis Island” (title not used on site)
SFW 481 10 July 2006

James Tiptree, Jr: the Double Life of Alice B Sheldon by Julie Phillips
Title: “Deaths”
SFW 485 6 August 2006

The Last Days by Scott Westerfeld
The Stolen Child by Keith Donohue
Title: “Short Change, Long Changelings”
Interzone (October 2006 #206)

The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters by Gordon Dahlquist
Title: “Peril Peril Peril”
SFW 489 4 September 2006

Three Days to Never by Tim Powers
Title: “Nobodaddy Days”
SFW 493 2 October 2006

Threshold Shift by Eric Brown
Missile Gap by Charles Stross
A Soul in a Bottle by Tim Powers
When They Came by Don Webb
Title: “Short Bread”
Interzone (December 2006 #207)

Blindsight by Peter Watts
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction December 2006?

The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Title: “The End of the Road”
SFW 497 30 October 2006

Nova Swing by M John Harrison
Title:
Guardian (11 November 2006)

Against the Day by Thomas Pynchon
Title: “Aubade, Poor Dad”
SFW 501 (27 November 2006)

The Book of Dave by Will Self
Title: “Poles of the Knowledge”
SFW 505 (25 December 2006)

REVIEWS 2007

2007
Ysabel by Guy Gavriel Kay
Title: “Ysabella Kissed a Fella”
SFW 509 (22 January 2007)

Orphans of Chaos by John C Wright
Fugitives of Chaos by John C Wright
Titans of Chaos by John C Wright
Title:
New York Review of Science Fiction (February? 2007)

Larklight by Philip Reeve
Julian: A Christmas Story by Robert Charles Wilson
Map of Dreams by M Rickert
Title:
Interzone (April 2007 #209)

The Terror by Dan Simmons
Title: “In the Belly of the Thing”
SFW 513 (circa 20 February 2007)

Jamestown by Matthew Sharpe
Title: “Jamestown Blues”
SFW 517 (circa 20 March 2007)

Softspoken by Lucius Shepard
HARM by Brian W Aldiss
Title: “The Harm World”
Interzone 210 (June 2007)

Four Novels of the 1960s by Philip K Dick [ed Jonathan Lethem]
Title: “The Bone Song of Philip K Dick”
SFW 521 (circa 16 April 2007)

The Yiddish Policemen’s Union by Michael Chabon
Title: “Zugzwang on a Hot Tin Roof”
SFW 525 (circa 12 May 2007)

Endless Things by John Crowley
Title:
Strange Horizons (held till beginning of July)

The Unknown Terrorist by Richard Flanagan
Time’s Daughter by Rebecca Ore
The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate by Ted Chiang
Title:
Interzone 211 (August 2007)

The SFWA European Hall of Fame ed James and Kathryn Morrow
Title: “Hey! Salome!”
SFW 530 (11 June 2007)

Spook Country by William Gibson
Title: “Casper Country”
SFW 534 ( July 2007)

The Butcher Bird by Richard Kadry
Sides by Peter Straub
Title:
Interzone 212

Mainspring by Jay Lake
Title: “Clock Whisperer”
SFW 538 (August 2007)

The Dog Said Bow-Wow by Michael Swanwick
What Can be Saved from the Wreckage? by Michael Swanwick
Title: “Walking The Dog”
SFW 541 (3 September 2007)

The Kip Brothers by Jules Verne
Title:
SFRA Review (fall 2007?)