Daily Archives: February 21, 2020

New Books and ARCs, 2/21/20

And now, for your delight and edification: This week’s stack of new books and ARCs at the Scalzi Compound! (Yes, I took the photo before I went to LA.) What here is drawing your attention and admiration? Share your feelings in the comments!

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The Big Idea: J.R.H. Lawless

The thing with satire is that it has to have a relationship to the world we live in — and if we’re not careful the line between the two becomes blurred. As J.R.H. Lawless notes, in this Big idea for his novel Always Greener. J.R.H. LAWLESS: The Big Idea of this novel is, unsurprisingly, a […]

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Still in LA

This photo is in many ways a perfect encapsulation of LA: A calm, serene pond with landscaping and trees, and directly behind it, as you can see through the aforementioned trees, a freeway, jammed with cars. Which I then had to get on at some point to get to my next meeting. It was a […]

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