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Keeping It Real

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Keeping It Real

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Justina Robson
publisher:
Pyr
genre:
Sci-fi and Fantasy, Fiction

We gave it a B-

In Justina Robson’s Keeping It Real, a quantum bomb blows a hole in space-time, enabling demons, faeries, and talking eagles to immigrate to Earth, along with a rock-star elf protected by cyborg Lila Black.

For Fans of…
Tolkien, had he gone electric, dropped acid, and discovered tantric sex.

Lowdown
A teeming fantasy that sometimes stalls in come-together preachiness and turgid mysticism. B-