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Today's Deal of the Day from DriveThru Fiction is The Superhero's Son Omnibus: Books 1-3 by Lucas Flint.
DRM-free and discounted!
The latest Humble E-Book Bundle is The Computer Graphics Bundle by CRC Press.
Get DRM-free e-books like Graphics Shaders, 3D Math Primer for Graphics and Game Development, The Uncanny Valley in Games and Animation, and much more, in multiple formats.
Today's Deal of the Day from DriveThru Fiction is Edge of Sundown edited by Kevin Ross, Brian M. Sammons.
This collection brings tales that visit the darker regions of the west, the places steeped in myth, legend, and blood.
DRM-free PDF from Chaosium Inc.
@AltShiftX provides a much needed explainer to the film adaptation of @jeffvandermeer's Annihilation, with some mention of book(s) as well.
Want to read some more afro-futurism?
NOMMO AWARDS Short Lists for 2019, selected by the African Speculative Fiction Society
For my mission of reading a book from every country of the world, I am currently at Angola and reading "A General Theory of Oblivion" by José Eduardo Agualusa. I'm half-way through it and it's soooo good! Definitely recommend it (if the second half keeps up, but I have a good feeling).
Best Translated Book Awards Names 2019 Finalists Show more
The Best Translated Books Awards today named its 2019 finalists for fiction and poetry.
The award, founded by Three Percent at the University of Rochester, comes with $10,000 in prizes from the Amazon Literary Partnership.
// Of all these books, I've only read Convenience Store Woman. I've got some reading to do.
I started reading A Song of Ice & Fire (source material for Game of Thrones) years ago. Book 1 was OK, & book 2 had decent intrigue, but book 2 also had a LOT of filler. Martin just dragged it out & milked it for all he could. It was originally sold to his publisher as a trilogy, then became 4 books, then 6, now 7 (because book 4 supposedly had to be split in 2).
It's a shame. The characters are done well & the dialog is good. But I'll just wait to read the summaries.
Book Review: R/evolution by Tenea D. Johnson.
Thoughtful, precisely written, well-designed and powerful. An epic in a nutshell.
Currently available from Storybundle.
I want to write a free, copyleft book about how to thrive on low income in the USA, because all the books on personal finance give advice like "don't buy a latte every day," instead of "first, get your staples at the food bank, and *then* any other food via food stamps."
I've been writing an outline, and I need more sources. What books and links can you tell me about that are like more the food stamp example? (And please retoot!)
Today's Deal of the Day from DriveThru Fiction is Firefighter 2070: Flashover Point by GC Rosenquist.
Braden has just achieved his childhood dream of becoming a firefighter, but a crazed arsonist, is trying to destroy that dream...
The latest Storybundle is The AfroFuturism Bundle, curated by Tenea D. Johnson.
These ten books are diasporic extrapolations that mirror the beauty and struggle of life—on this plane and the next, this planet and ones further out.
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