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Uncanny, issue 1

Amazing cover by Galen Dara
Cover by Galen Dara

Title: Uncanny, issue 1
Editor: Lynne M. ThomasMichael Damian Thomas
Magazine
Genre: weird fiction, nonfiction, science fiction, fantasy

I helped kickstart this magazine so of course I had to review the first issue of it, that’s how it works right?

Let me start by squeeing about the cover. Please press it so you can see it in full size. The artist is Galen Dara, now there is someone to nominate for the Hugos next year! Seriously space unicorns now makes sense!

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Reading: METAtropolis: Green Space

18680662Title: METAtropolis: Green Space
Author: Jay Lake
Series: METAtropolis
Published:  2013 by Audible Frontiers
Read:  October 28. to
Length:  14 hrs and 16 mins
Status: First reading
Genre: Science fiction, near future

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METAtropolis: Cascadia

9716561Title: METAtropolis: Cascadia
Author: Jay LakeMary Robinette Kowal, Tobias S. Buckell, Elizabeth Bear, Karl Schroeder & Ken Scholes
Serie: METAtropolis
Published:  2010 by Audible Frontiers
Read:  October 25. – 28. 2013
Length:  13 hours

Status: First reading
Genre: Science fiction

The setting of the second book is Cascadia, the truly green city of the Metatropolis world that is in the middle of a soft apocalypse. The world is post-industrial, post-capitalist, post-national. The first volume was all about how to create a livable world in that setting, this second book is set around 2070. The world is changed and quite different but also recognisable.

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METAtropolis: The Dawn of Uncivilization

METAtropolis500Title: METAtropolis: The Dawn of Uncivilization
Author: Jay Lake, Tobias Buckell, Elizabeth Bear, John Scalzi , Karl SchroederSerie: METAtropolis
Published: 20/10 2008 by Audible Frontiers
Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
Read: October 19. to 20., 2013
Status: First reading
Genre: Science Fiction

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