Reviews of Anne Bishop’s Written in Red, Robin Hobb’s Blood of Dragons, and Melanie Rawn’s Elsewhens, plus a full list of SF/F reviews from the January issue.
Gentle, Mary. The Black Opera. Night Shade. ISBN 9781597802192. pap. $15.95; eISBN 9781597804158. A pair of librettists pit their musical talents against each other in a magical duel that will either save or destroy the world in an alternate 19th-century Naples. Attention to period detail and an understanding of opera make this a one-of-a-kind historical […]