A lengthy novella that ultimately disappoints, the ending sweeping the sfnal elements under the carpet, rather than exploring them.
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A journalist in a dead-end job finds more from what would otherwise have been a routine obituary of an aged musician.
A science thriller, although perhaps as suspenseful as it might be.
Understated throughout, and classy.
Just how gullible are the conspiracy theorists?
Excellent issue, with Paul Park the standout, and others from Robert Reed, Charles Oberndorf, Dean Whitlock, John Langan, Robin Aurelian, Marc Laidlaw, Steven Popkes, Kate Wilhelm.
Does the ghostly whistle of a late night train, with no railway nearby, offer an opportunity to escape?
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Elizabeth Hand. The Far Shore. A middle-aged man, ballet dancer initially, ballet teacher after an injury, loses his job but gets a timely invitation from friends to house-sit their remote property whilst they take a winter break. As the snow settles in (shades of The Shining, namechecked in the story) Philip, with recurrent nightmares of […]