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Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »

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Echo (Alex Benedict) by Jack Mcdevitt
Echo (Alex Benedict)

Wes2, January 2, 2012

I like the way McDevitt subtly reveals his "universe" existing thousands of years in our future. His characters, Alex and Chase in this series, feel real as do the situations he puts them in. He doesn't get bogged down in explaining his settings or his technology, just lets these be elements in the story.
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Anathem by Neal Stephenson
Anathem

Wes2, January 2, 2012

Characterization, variety of cultures, and action with thought kept me enthralled.
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Outlander by Diana Gabaldon
Outlander

Wes2, January 7, 2010

I can hardly bear to wait for the next sequel. 'Nuff said.
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