Luke Skywalker… this one’s for you.
It’s the End of the World. With Teddy Bears. A huge rock is falling out of the sky. NASA can’t fix it. The Gale girls, witches to the bone, can’t fix it because it is Not Of This Earth. Charlie, musician-magician extraordinaire, can’t fix it, because sound doesn’t travel through space. The Gales got a … More The Future Falls by Tanya Huff
Reread. (again, but whose counting?) Susan Death is a wonderful protagonist. She just wants to be normal! Not happening. Not even if she goes the most traditional and boring route of Governess and graduates to Schoolmarm. Death happens, or it doesn’t, and Susan has to take up the old scythe. Darn it, time to save … More Thief of Time by Terry Pratchett
So, here’s a new main character. Moist van Lipvic has a silly name, he’s a lovable con artist, and he’s got to… take an honest job. Oh dear. re-creating the dead Post Office seems like the most boring thing ever, but no – thinking llike a con artist allows Moist to cock a snook at … More Going Postal by Terry Pratchett