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the half-made world

Posted in Books with tags , , , , on December 31, 2010 by xi'an

“He was–ah–he was carving the roast at dinner, for the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and the Bishop of Lodenstein, and others. And the effort, and the occasion, were too much for him. He swelled up in his shirtsleeves and burst. He fell with his mustaches in the gravy.”

tor.com put the first chapter of this book on-line and it was original enough to make me buy it… I read the remainder of the half-made world over the past week and really enjoyed the weirdness of it! It came as part of the steampunk month on tor.com but it blurs the genre boundaries as it also qualifies as weird WestContinue reading

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