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Divided We Triumph — Dave Reviews NEMESIS GAMES

Nemesis Games (The Expanse, Book 5) by James S.A. Corey, Read by Jefferson Mays Length: 16 hours, 44 minutes If you’re like me, all you need to know about Nemesis Games is that Chrisjen Avasarala and Bobbi Draper are back … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time There Was a Girl — Review: The Darkest Part of the Forest

The Darkest Part of the Forest By Holly Black, Narrated by Lauren Fortgang Length: 8 hours, 39 minutes Welcome to Fairfold. Here, in the forest beside this quiet little town sleeps a horned boy in a glass casket. Deeper still … Continue reading

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With a Little Help From My Fae Friends – REVIEW: Silverblind

Silverblind by Tina Connolly, read by Rosalyn Landor for Audible Length: 10 hours, 3 minutes It’s still very much a man’s world, but the times are slowly a changing. Women are allowed to pursue academic profession, but are still prejudiced … Continue reading

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Pretty Fucking Badass: Dave Reviews Ancillary Sword

Ancillary Sword By Ann Leckie, performed by Adjoh Andoh Length: 11 hours, 44 minutes There’s a scene somewhere toward the middle of Ancillary Sword that I can’t get out of my head, despite having listened to the audiobook a couple … Continue reading

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Review: Copperhead

Copperhead (Ironskin, Book 2) By Tina Connolly, read by Rosalyn Landor Length: 9 hours, 43 minutes Appearances can be deceptive. There are two sisters. Jane was wounded in an invasion by the fae, and now suffers from a disability in … Continue reading

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Review: Cibola Burn

Cibola Burn (Expanse, Book 4) By James S.A. Corey, Read by Erik Davies Length: 21 hours, 23 minutes [Downpour | Audible | IndieBound] Some problems require diplomacy. Others require Jim Holden and the crew of the Rocinante. Two years after the … Continue reading

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Review: Blood Song

Blood Song (Raven’s Shadow: Book 1) [Downpour | Audible] By Anthony Ryan, Narrated by Steven Brand for Penguin Audio Length: 23 hours, 8 minutes In a time where people are chomping at the bit for George R.R. Martin’s next installment in … Continue reading

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Review: The Shining Girls

The Shining Girls By Lauren Beukes, read by Khristine Hvam, Peter Ganim, Jay Snyder, Joshua Boone, Dani Cervone, and Jenna Hellmuth Length 10 hours, 36 minutes The Shining Girls is like the Magic Tree House from hell, where we trade … Continue reading

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Review: Rags and Bones

Rags & Bones Edited by Melissa Marr and Tim Pratt, Read by Mark Cabus, Bernard Setaro Clark, and Reay Kaplan Length: 10 hours, 58 minutes Reboots and remakes get a bad rap. I know – that’s a controversial stance to … Continue reading

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Review: Afterparty

Afterparty by Daryl Gregory, performed by Tavia Gilbert Length: 10 hours, 52 minutes Imagine going to church, taking communion, and as soon as you swallowed the wafer and wine, seeing God right beside you. Or, if not God, an aspect … Continue reading

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