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Old 02-03-2013, 06:52 PM   #1
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Locus Magazine's 2012 Recommended Reading List

Locus just put their 2012 recommendations up online.

http://www.locusmag.com/Magazine/201...-reading-list/
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Old 02-03-2013, 07:25 PM   #2
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Old 02-03-2013, 07:37 PM   #3
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I've got the February Locus, but haven't read it yet. Already I'm seeing a lot of disagreement in some of their choices. The Bowl of Heaven by Benford and Niven has some seriously negative reviews on Amazon.
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Old 02-03-2013, 07:40 PM   #4
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Thanks, Ben. The Snow Child under First Novels has been on my list for a while. Nice reminder that I need to just go ahead and buy it.

And Hugh Howey made the list! He must be so pleased.
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Old 02-03-2013, 07:47 PM   #5
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Was Railsea is billed as YA? I had no idea if so.
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:12 PM   #6
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Yes, it was marketed as YA.
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:17 PM   #7
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Terry Bisson's Any Day Now looks interesting and I've been waiting for James S.A. Corey to finish the trilogy before I read those books. Caliban's War is the second novel.

They also have the 2011 list online.
http://www.locusmag.com/Magazine/201...-reading-list/

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Old 02-04-2013, 10:19 AM   #8
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Yes, it was marketed as YA.
Huh. I guess it won't really affect my decision to read it (I own it, but haven't gotten around to it yet), but I can't believe I never picked up on that fact.

Oh well.
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:33 PM   #9
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I need to catch up on "The Girl Who.." series by Valente. I really enjoy her takes on fairytale and folklore.
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Old 02-07-2013, 06:29 AM   #10
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Thanks Ben! I got it read through the list quickly...many I should read...
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