Reviews 2005

lost boy lost girl by Peter Straub
In the Night Room by Peter Straub
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
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
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
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