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it was ok
I’ve heard about the IF Anthologies on Kickstarter with the 2016 edition and it sounded great, so I thought I’d start by reading the 2015 one. Well, this wasn’t quite what I expected. If anything, it felt… cheap.
I’ve got two surprises upon receiving the book to begin with. First the size, I hadn’t notice that it wasn’t the usual comics size but smaller. Then, that it was written “young adult” on the back. Which leads me to another surprise when reading it: some stories were cute at best, but l
This is not a particularly polished collection – the ISBN number on the back of the book is incorrect, for example. It’s a speculative fiction collection that wanders widely in its interpretation of its topic – are stories about children playing with action figures really sci-fi? What about murderous piles of laundry? There are 15 stories here, and none of them are memorable. Alterna puts out a lot of compilations, and this is one of the lesser ones for overall quality. Moon I think is my favori