Reviews 1991

1991
Tehanu by Ursula K Le Guin
Title: “Deconstructing Paradise”
TLS 28 December 1990/3 January 1991

The Difference Engine by William Gibson and BruceSterling
The Werewolves of London by Brian Stableford
Bury my Heart at Wounded Knee by Brian Aldiss
Title: “Vive?”
Interzone #43 January 1991
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The Brains of Rats by Michael Blumlein
Needing Ghosts by Ramsey Campbell
Black Cocktail by Jonathan Carroll
Title: “End Gait”
Interzone #44 February 1991
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Science Fiction Writers of America Handbook: the Professional Writer’s Guide to Writing Professionally by Kathryn Rusch and Dean Wesley Smith
Title:
NYRSF early 1991

The Women of Whitechapel and Jack the Ripper by Paul West
Title: “In the Service of Empire”
Washington Post 1991

Hemingway’s Suitcase by MacDonald Harris
The Hemingway Hoax by Joe Haldeman
Moving Pictures by Terry Pratchett
Kalimantan by Lucius Shepard
Title: “Sounding Hollow”
Interzone #45 March 1991
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Stations of the Tide by Michael Swanwick
Title: none
The New York Review of Science Fiction # 1991
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The Miracle Game by Josef Skvorecky
Title: “Easter Funny”
The Nation 25 March 1991

From Sea to Shining Sea by A Bertram Chandler
The King of the Hill and Other Stories by Paul J McAuley
Cold Fire by Dean R Koontz
The Flies of Memory by Ian Watson
Title: “The Captain Habit”
Interzone #46 April 1991
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Young Bleys by Gordon R Dickson
The State of the Art by Iain M Banks
Griffin’s Egg by Michael Swanwick
Title: “Use of Cormorants”
Interzone #47 June 1991
Aboriginal Science Fiction July-August 1991
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The Hereafter Gang by Neal Barrett Jr
The Illegal Rebirth of Billy the Kid by Rebecca Ore
The Exile Kiss by George Alec Effinger
The Paper Grail by James P Blaylock
Title: “And Death Shall Have no Dominion
Washington Post 30 June 1991
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The World Beyond the Hill by Alexei and Cory Panshin
Title:
The New York Review of Science Fiction #35 July 1991
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Children of the Wind by Kate Wilhelm
Death Qualified: a Mystery of Chaos by Kate Wilhelm
Title: “Chaos Seen”
Interzone #48 July 1991
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The World Beyond the Hill by Alexei and Cory Panshin
Eternal Light by Paul J McAuley
Wilderness by Dennis Danvers
Sexual Chemistry by Brian Stableford
Title: “No Wonder”
Interzone #49 August 1991
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NB: secondary review of the Panshins; see above for main review

The Cult of Loving Kindness by Paul Park
Title:
The New York Review of Science Fiction #36 August 1991
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The M.D. by Thomas M Disch
Title: “A Faust-Class Physician”
Los Angeles Times 14 July 1991
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The Face of the Waters by Robert Silverberg
Raft by Stephen Baxter
Dreamside by Graham Joyce
Title: “Grail Plate Sieve”
Million September-October 1991
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Clarke County, Space by Allen Steele
The Ring of Charon by Roger MacBride Allen
Carve the Sky by Alexander Jablokov
Title:
Foundation 53, Autumn 1991
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H G Wells’s The Invisible Man
TLS October 1991
theatre review

Xenocide by Orson Scott Card
Title: “House of Card”
Interzone #51 October 1991
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The Angel of Pain by Brian Stableford
Red Orc’s Rage by Philip Jos‚ Farmer
Immigrant and Other Stories by Clifford D Simak
Bodily Functions by Brian Aldiss
Title: “Templars”
Interzone #52 November 1991
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Sarah Canary by Karen Joy Fowler
Title:
The New York Review of Science Fiction #40 December 1991
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Jago by Kim Newman
Flying Dutch by Tom Holt
Title: “ A Punner at the Well”
Interzone #53 December 1991
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The Garden of Rama by Arthur C Clarke
Title: “Spring in Old Age”
Observer 15 December 1991

Ishmael by Daniel Quinn
Title: “Endangered Species”
Washington Post 29 December 1991