Manipulation as ‘Cold as Ice’

It’s hard to summarize Charles Sheffield’s sci-fi novel¬†Cold as Ice. The book contains the type of in-depth world building that is at once impressive in its detail and confusing with all the little things you must track. In short, the story follows three young people who each have unique abilities and are caught up in […]

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Sailing Under ‘The Sea-Wolf’

Humphrey van Weyden was simply a rich, arm-chair literary critic before he met Wolf Larsen. Weyden was an unfortunate victim of shipwreck, saved by Larsen aboard his ship the¬†Ghost. Rather than let the poor young man return to land, Larsen conscripts him into service aboard the ship where Weyden slowly learns the ropes and rises […]

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