V.22 No.49 | 12/5/2013
Breaking GreenTwo young adult novels grapple with being green in a world intent on destroying itself.
Burque poet Hosho McCreesh gets sloshed and eloquent in his new collection.
A Deep & Gorgeous Thirst
Farewell, My Metaphysic
Ian Tregillis’ genre-warper Something More Than Night isn’t quite your typical mystery. For one thing, it’s set in Heaven, and the VIP who got himself rubbed out just happens to be the angel Gabriel.
Something More Than Night
V.22 No.48 | 11/28/2013
Deviant is the Norm
What’s sick, and what’s just human?
Perv: The Sexual Deviant in All of Us
V.22 No.47 | 11/21/2013
Properties of Violence Probes Obscured Local HistoryThe complexity of David Correia’s Properties of Violence: Law and Land Grant Struggle in Northern New Mexico is mirrored by Leland Turner’s review of the scholarly work.
In this final book of the series, Thomas Covenant must traverse a near-apocalyptic world in hopes of defeating the evil entity Lord Foul.
The Last Dark: The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant
Listen to that Voice
Connie Willis prefers the voices in her fiction to leap off the page and sink their thumbs into your windpipe.
The Best of Connie Willis: Award-Winning Stories
V.22 No.46 | 11/14/2013
Embracing the Decisive Moment
Landscape photographer David Muench captures what once was and will never be again.
David Muench's National Parks
Coming and Going, Endlessly
On Migration: Dangerous Journeys and the Living World is about where we belong and where we call home.
On Migration: Dangerous Journeys and the Living World
V.22 No.45 | 11/7/2013
A Few Small Repairs
Why is someone trying to sabotage the opening of Mma Soleti’s new beauty parlor, the Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon? The tensions between the past and the future ratchet up as the city of Gaborone swelters.
The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon
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Come, Find Yourself
A dizzying excursion through the myriad ways we get ourselves and our partners off.
The Big Book of Orgasms: 69 Sexy Stories
V.22 No.44 | 10/31/2013
For just a few hundred bucks, you can buy and inject a Big Ego—and for a few hours you’ll look, feel and be treated like the celebrity you’ve always deserved to be.