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Category Archives: Broadcasts from the Far Side




Memoirs of Yeine: N.K. Jemisin’s The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms

by Carrie Naughton


At first I could not help but think of N.K. Jemisin‘s The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms as a fantasy prime time soap opera – addictive and dangerous like Revenge meets…well….uh…there you go. I can’t invite any mashups or comparisons, because there aren’t any. Jemisin’s Inheritance Trilogy (of which The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, published in 2009, is […]


Voice of a Star Pilot: Listening to Five-Twelfths of Heaven

by Carrie Naughton


My biggest regret about reading Five-Twelfths of Heaven recently is that it took me so long to get around to it.  Melissa Scott‘s novel was originally published in 1985, and it’s still relevant thirty years later, not to mention it’s a captivating story. The first book of Scott’s Roads of Heaven trilogy, Five-Twelfths of Heaven […]