Reviews 1986

1986
The Last Election by Pete Davies
Stroke Counterstroke by William Camp
Paradise by Hugh Fleetwood
Floral Street by Simon Burt
Title:
The New Statesman ?? 1986

Nowhere by Thomas Berger
Title: “An alternative America”
TLS 21 February 1986

Gestures by H S Bhabra
August in July by Carlo Gebler
The Nuclear Age by Tim O’Brien
Broderie Anglaise by Violet Trefusis
Queer by William Burroughs
Title:
The New Statesman ?? 1986

O-Zone by Paul Theroux
Title:
The Mew Statesman May 1986

The Cat Who Walks Through Walls by Robert A Heinlein
Icehenge by Kim Stanley Robinson
Cobwebwalking by Sara Banerji
The Limits of Vision by Robert Irwin
Title:
Interzone 16, Summer 1986

The Ragged Astronauts by Bob Shaw
Master of Paxwax by Phillip Mann
Xorander by Christine Brooke-Rose
Title:
Interzone 17, Autumn 1986

Queenmagic, Kingmagic by Ian Watson
King Death’s Garden by Ann Halam
The Lordly Ones by Keith Roberts
The Forever Man by Gordon R Dickson
Title:
Interzone 18, Winter 1986/1987

Godbody by Theodore Sturgeon
Beyond the Safe Zone by Robert Silverberg
Tales of the Quintana Roo by James Tiptree Jr
Huysman’s Pets by Kate Wilhelm
Title: Science Fiction
Washington Post ?? 1986

Count Zero by William Gibson
Title: none
Foundation #36 Summer 1986
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)

Green Eyes by Lucius Shepard
Title: “Dying and undying”
TLS 20 June 1986
Strokes (Seattle:Serconia, 1988)

Blood Music by Greg Bear
Title: “No son rises”
TLS 11 July 1986

Mutants by Peter Van Greenaway
Title: “Mice like men”
TLS 5 September 1986

Welcome, Chaos by Kate Wilhelm
Title: “Survival with a catch”
TLS 3 October 1986

Staring at the Sun by Julian Barnes
Title: none
Foundation #37 (Autumn 1986)

Trillion Year Spree by Brian W Aldiss with David Wingrove
Science Fiction: Ten Explorations by C N Manlove
Title: “Genre-mending”
TLS 31 October 1986

The Sinking of the Odradek Stadium by Harry Mathews
Title: “To the letter”
TLS 7 November 1986

Escape Plans by Gwyneth Jones
Title: “A myth of origins”
TLS 28 November 1986