When Francesca Lia Block’s Love in the Time of Global Warming isn’t paying homage to the Odyssey, it is paying homage to (visual) art. And when it isn’t ...On September 23, 2015 / By Nicolette Stewart
The best part of Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s 2015 novel Signal to Noise is the music geekery. So this week, having already reviewed it and shared its opening paragraphs, I’m ...On September 9, 2015 / By Nicolette Stewart
Yeah Harry Potter, why do you need glasses if magic in your world is so utterly without consequence? If Madame Pomfrey can mend broken bones and Hermoine can ...On July 1, 2015 / By Nicolette Stewart
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