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STREET

Horseless Cowboys

By Sonja Nitschke, editor

Jul 29, 2008: Caveat: I haven’t read all of Street, but I have read all of Year 1: Empathy.

The beginning instantly grabbed me. Crisp, clear, to the point.

I like that.

The story itself starts off strong: we are introduced to Gina, a woman working the Street, and telepathic mind drugs (which I thought was just cool). She takes a job she knows she probably [more . . .]

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FROM WINTER'S ASHES

Like Brandon Sanderson, But More So

By JPV1000, author of Warbler

Nov 12, 2015: From Winters Ashes can be summed up as ‘Brandon Sanderson on steroids’. This is not a bad thing, but not necessarily a great one either. If you like Brandon Sanderson you should try FWA, but the reverse is also true. What there is to love about Sanderson’s writing is there but more so, but what there is to dislike is similarly magnified I love the concept of ‘Hard Fantasy’, ie fantasy with very clear rules. From Winter’s Ashes has that—it literally includes a section that explains how to convert various [more . . .]

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