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Jay Lake
Jay Lake lives in Portland, Oregon, where he works on numerous writing and editing projects. His 2010 books are _Pinion_ from Tor Books, _The Baby Killers_ from PS Publishing, and _The Sky That Wraps_ from Subterranean Press. His short fiction appears regularly in literary and genre markets... show more

Jay Lake lives in Portland, Oregon, where he works on numerous writing and editing projects. His 2010 books are _Pinion_ from Tor Books, _The Baby Killers_ from PS Publishing, and _The Sky That Wraps_ from Subterranean Press. His short fiction appears regularly in literary and genre markets worldwide. Jay is a winner of the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, and a multiple nominee for the Hugo and World Fantasy Awards. Jay can be reached through his Web site at jlake.com.
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Birth date: June 06, 1964
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Yvette - Bookworlder
Yvette - Bookworlder rated it 6 years ago
Short story collections are often uneven affairs, whether there is one author or, as in this case, nine. Clockwork Fairy Tales is a group of fairy and folk tale retellings that succeed to varying degrees in both the retelling and the attempt to create a Steampunk world. While opinions on which are t...
The best books you never read
The best books you never read rated it 6 years ago
Okay first off I am going to say we all know I love fantasy. I adore it and I adore short stories. It is what got me started as a writer. But! And there is a but. You see one of the things that drives me nuts is a story where the author is taking themselves too seriously. They are not writing a st...
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a TeMPLe of WoRDS rated it 6 years ago
This was a really interesting story. The idea of a nun with five young teenage girls, with those five "special packages," being dropped off in the middle of nowhere, in a house with no electricity, and a couple of boxes of supplies, was really interesting, but at the same time seemed to make no sens...
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Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus rated it 6 years ago
With trigger warnings. Child abuse, incest, and dub-con, as well as violence. Let me start with the issues I had: the main character, Marcus Selvage, wants to cut himself up, to become a machine, because of trauma. And this is iffy for me. What does that say about people like me? But the...
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Libromancer's Apprentice rated it 6 years ago
"More than five-hundred pages, over one-quarter of a million words... Space Opera spans a vast range of epic interstellar adventure stories told against a limitless cosmos filled with exotic aliens, heroic characters, and incredible settings. A truly stellar compilation of tales from one of the de...
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