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Pratt and De Camp’s LAND OF UNREASON

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Brian Berger on THE WHITE VISITATION

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Joanne McNeil on Tarantino as a recommend­ation engine.

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Lauren Oliver on THE HERO COMPLEX

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Gordon Dahlquist on WEEKEND

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From ASTERIX THE LEGION­ARY to CHANCY AND THE GRAND RASCAL

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R. Macherot’s SIBYL-ANNE VS. RATTICUS

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Edgar Rice Burroughs’s A PRINCESS OF MARS

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Jenny Davidson on THE ALL-SEEING EYE

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Sid Fleischman’s CHANCY AND THE GRAND RASCAL

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Adam McGovern on the imagination.

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For the fourth year, we celebrate the idler’s only holiday!

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Scott O’Dell’s THE KING’S FIFTH

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CLASSY CAPSULE

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Leon Garfield’s DEVIL-IN-THE-FOG

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Postures before a Shadow

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Henry Treece’s QUEEN BOUDICCA trilogy.

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“Alaska, Alone” — a BOURNE poem by James Parker

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Karel Čapek’s KRAKATIT

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K.M. Peyton’s THUNDER IN THE SKY

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Joanne McNeil on The Internet vs. Rupert Pupkin

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Chris Spurgeon on OVER­WHELMING TEMPT­ATION

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Joan Aiken’s NIGHTBIRDS ON NANTUCKET

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Rob Wringham on THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF LUNCH