Everything Is Nice

Beating the nice nice nice thing to death (with fluffy pillows)

It’s Not For You

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My review of Nights Of Villjamur has generated quite a few comments over at Strange Horizons. In fact, more than any of my other ones. (Red Seas Under Red Skies, another “core genre” fantasy novel, is the only one that has come close.) The conversation – if you can call it that – continues in this thread over at OF Blog Of The Fallen.

As it happens, my next review for Strange Horizons is another fantasy novel: God Of Clocks by Alan Campbell. It will be interesting to see how many comments this (positive) review attracts.

Written by Martin

9 June 2009 at 12:06

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  1. If you’d stop having carnal knowledge of people’s mothers, you wouldn’t have this problem.

    David Moles

    9 June 2009 at 13:29

  2. […] to arguments about tone rather than substance is something I’ve been thinking about since the various discussions about my review of Nights Of Villjamur. Davis goes on to conclude: To say a book was a better one […]

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