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Filler content with blood rain

Your lackadaisical blogger continues his low maintenance activity with another old review, this time one from the pages of Black Static #29, though there is every chance it may have been edited and/or slightly amended when it appeared in situ, … Continue reading

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Filler content with God and zombies

NewCon Press have just released Andrew Hook’s novella And God Created Zombies in electronic format, and that seems like reasonable justification to reproduce my review here. So that’s what I’ll do. My review then, just as it appeared in Black … Continue reading

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Filler content with old knowledge

Once again the tempus has fugit, and so a review from the back catalogue to bridge that gap. This one originally appeared in Black Static #21 back in 2011, and the book had sold out before it did, suggesting either … Continue reading

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“The Harvesting of Jackson Cade” by Robert Davies

This story from Black Static #23 was the first appearance in the magazine of American writer Robert Davies, who was previously published in Interzone back in 2006. The story was the winner of a competition Black Static ran in conjunction … Continue reading

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“A Summer’s Day” by K. Harding Stalter

This brief story from Black Static #24 marked the fiction debut of American writer K. Harding Stalter. The opening line pretty much lays out the agenda – ‘I have named each of the doctor’s instruments’ – implying both that the first … Continue reading

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Pete’s Picks for 2011 – Part Two

I’m cross posting this with the Case Notes blog where it will pop up on the 23rd, so those of you who read my personal blog will get a chance to be indifferent about the books I especially liked in … Continue reading

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Pete’s Picks for 2011 – Part One

I’m cross-posting this from the Case Notes blog at TTA, as that way I get to have a blog post without doing any work:- Okay, it’s that time of the year when I get to hand out a few bouquets … Continue reading

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