Finished UN-GIRLS, a novella by South African writer Lauren SHINING GIRLS Beukes as some kind of Amazon Kindle special. It’s about a young group of sex workers in Cape Town in a near future in which there are laboratory grown biological non-sentient sex dolls created using a technology originally developed to produce… Read more
This is written well enough, but it didn’t do much for me. Basically a Mesoamerican Fairy Tale.
My audiobook and bookbook inputs have both been slow over the past week. Staying indoors more of the time leads to more socially-obligated social interaction.
Bought the facsimile of Detective Comics #38, which has the first appearance of “The Sensational character find of 1940" - Robin The Boy Wonder. Slightly surprised by how little space the Caped Crusaders took up in the mag.
Continuing my tour of the Nebula nominated novels because I care about good SF even if io9 doesn’t anymore. It is good, but not as good as “A Song for a New Day,” but that may be because I prefer near future apocalyptic dystopias to magical realism.