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River of Gods

I recently read, and very much enjoyed, The Dervish House by Ian McDonald.  One of the commendable things about McDonald is that he goes out of his way to ground his stories in cultures that have heretofore been largely ignored … Continue reading

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The Dervish House

Loyal readers will remember that I managed to read a chapter or two of Ian McDonald’s The Dervish House before it was whisked away from my by the vagaries of the library system and I was left with the disappointment … Continue reading

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Necroville

I went to the library and saw two books by Ian McDonald side by side.  I borrowed them and started to read The Dervish House.  I suspect I’ll write more on this novel in the future, but I will say … Continue reading

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