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A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing by Eimear McBride

Winner, Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction, 2014Winner, Desmond Elliott Prize, 2014Winner, Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year, 2014Winner, Goldsmiths Prize, 2013Finalist for the Folio PrizeLonglisted for the Desmond Elliot Prize”Eimear McBride is a writer of remarkable power and originality.”—The Times Literary Supplement”An instant classic.”—The Guardian”It’s hard to imagine another narrative that would justify this […]

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Echopraxia by Peter Watts

Prepare for a different kind of singularity in Peter Watts’ Echopraxia, the follow-up to the Hugo-nominated novel Blindsight It’s the eve of the twenty-second century: a world where the dearly departed send postcards back from Heaven and evangelicals make scientific breakthroughs by speaking in tongues; where genetically engineered vampires solve problems intractable to baseline humans […]

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Sight Unseen by Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen

She was safe in a world of darkness. Now danger threatens in the cold light of day. Before the experimental surgery that gave her sight, Kendra Michaels developed her other senses to an amazing capacity. Now she can identify a Nissan by the sound of its engine, a Norelco electric razor by the pattern of […]

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Half a King (Shattered Sea) by Joe Abercrombie

“I swore an oath to avenge the death of my father. I may be half a man, but I swore a whole oath.” Prince Yarvi has vowed to regain a throne he never wanted. But first he must survive cruelty, chains, and the bitter waters of the Shattered Sea. And he must do it all […]

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