Tag Archives: Dan Simmons

Cold as Hell: ‘The Terror’

Been a bit slack on the book reviews lately: A combination of holiday hangover and a series of illnesses pulled me out of my flow. Mostly recovered now, though. Since we’re finally well into our winter weather here in Chicago, … Continue reading

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‘Drood’: Horrors Normal and Supernatural

I almost never reread books, because I rarely get anything new out of it. All of the characters, plot points, and themes are picked up in the first go-round, if it’s written well. And if it’s not, well, then I … Continue reading

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