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Favorite albums of the year, part II

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Favorite albums of the year, part II

Posted By leekoven

The year isn’t even over yet, but so far I’ve found more wonderful music that inspires me and keeps me forging ahead in life.
Seventh Wonder – Tiara
Lovers of prog metal, rejoice! Seventh Wonder are back. Science fiction story, virtuosic passages, non-standard time signatures,

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Favorite albums of the year, part I

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Favorite albums of the year, part I

Posted By leekoven

I whine about there being many books and little time quite a lot. But it’s also true that there’s a ton of wonderful music (okay, mostly metal) I listen to every year. This year brought me some anticipated progressive metal releases and some pleasant surprises.
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Book Review: Without a Front – The Warrior’s Challenge by Fletcher DeLancey

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Book Review: Without a Front – The Warrior’s Challenge by Fletcher DeLancey

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
This book picks up right where Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge ends. Read that book first.
The suspension of disbelief
See Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge.
The quick summary
Andira Tal is recovering from an attempt on her

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Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

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Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
About a thousand years from now. Action takes place on fairly backwater planet Branimir, on the passenger-freighter Faraon Azul, and in the city of Ridderth on planet Mabingion, the site of a brutal city riot several years before the book

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Book Review: Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge by Fletcher Delancey

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Book Review: Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge by Fletcher Delancey

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
The time is the far future. On Planet Alsea the inhabitants are humanoids with empathic powers. Most of the events take place in Blacksun, the capital, and the landholdings of the Opah family, called Hol-Opah.
The suspension of disbelief
Empathic humanoids

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