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Tag: Nancy Kress

Sea Change by Nancy Kress (book review).

May 22, 2020 | By | Reply More
Sea Change by Nancy Kress (book review).

In the not-too-distant future, the world is looking rather fragile following an economic crash, rising sea levels and massive food shortages that have followed on from a backlash against genetically modified organisms. Idealistic young campaigner-for-anything Renata Black lives through the momentous upheavals in society, seen via flashbacks, and becomes a member of the Org, a […]

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After The Fall, Before The Fall, During The Fall by Nancy Kress (book review).

February 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
After The Fall, Before The Fall, During The Fall by Nancy Kress (book review).

The first reaction from ‘After The Fall, Before The Fall, During The Fall’ by Nancy Kress is that it isn’t typical of her work. As the title suggests, it’s set in three different time periods but what isn’t said is that it jumps between them with little explanation of the connection. That you have to […]

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Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress (book review).

September 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress (book review).

How can you mix a dysfunctional family story with an alien first contact plot? With ‘Yesterday’s Kin’, Nancy Kress does this. The aliens, called the Denebs, although not from that star system but was coined because that was the direction they came from, have already landed but haven’t shown their faces yet but have been […]

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