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My review of Biohell by Andy Remic is up now at SF Site. It is a very long time since I have written a review for them and I chose an absolutely shocking novel to return with. As I conclude:

When I opened this book I was hoping for something like David Gunn’s Deaths Head series: gung ho adventure SF with the wit to know its strengths and weaknesses. Unfortunately this is just witless.

Fortunately, my next book for SF Site – In Great Waters by Kit Whitfield – seems infinitely better.

Written by Martin

1 April 2009 at 17:06

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A series of illustrations by Jason Courtney for Oryx And Crake by Margaret Atwood:

Via MetaFilter, where, as usual, conversation turns to the question of whether Atwood is a tourist.

Written by Martin

1 April 2009 at 07:52

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