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Max Gladstone

Forfatter af This Is How You Lose the Time War

47+ Works 9,248 Medlemmer 506 Reviews 8 Favorited

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Omfatter også følgende navne: MaxGladstone, Max Gladstone

Image credit: Max Gladstone at Worldcon 75, Helsinki, before the Hugo Awards


Værker af Max Gladstone

This Is How You Lose the Time War (2019) 4,199 eksemplarer
Three Parts Dead (2012) 1,429 eksemplarer
Two Serpents Rise (2013) 601 eksemplarer
Full Fathom Five (2014) 506 eksemplarer
Empress of Forever: A Novel (2019) — Forfatter — 450 eksemplarer
Last First Snow (2015) 423 eksemplarer
Four Roads Cross (2016) 315 eksemplarer
The Ruin of Angels (2017) 267 eksemplarer
Bookburners: The Complete Season One (2016) 211 eksemplarer
Last Exit (2022) 179 eksemplarer
Dead Country (2023) 117 eksemplarer
A Kiss with Teeth (2014) 49 eksemplarer
Wicked Problems (2024) 28 eksemplarer
Bookburners: The Complete Season 2 (2017) 25 eksemplarer
Bookburners: The Complete Season 3 (2018) 13 eksemplarer
Bookburners: The Complete Season 4 (2018) 11 eksemplarer
Fitting In (2018) 8 eksemplarer
Bookburners: Book 5 4 eksemplarer
Complicating Factors (2017) 4 eksemplarer
Company Time (2016) 4 eksemplarer
Absent Friends (2017) 4 eksemplarer
Head Case (2016) 4 eksemplarer
Embodied 3 eksemplarer
What's Gone, What's Left Behind (2017) 3 eksemplarer
Siege (Bookburners, #16) (2015) 3 eksemplarer
Untitled #3 1 eksemplar
Bookburners: Book 3 1 eksemplar

Associated Works

The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales (2016) — Bidragyder — 335 eksemplarer
xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths (2013) — Bidragyder — 277 eksemplarer
Robots vs Fairies (2018) — Bidragyder — 232 eksemplarer
The New Voices of Fantasy (2017) — Bidragyder — 180 eksemplarer
Some of the Best from Tor.com: 2014 Edition (2015) — Bidragyder — 153 eksemplarer
Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction (2018) — Bidragyder — 128 eksemplarer
Texas Hold'em (2018) — Bidragyder — 48 eksemplarer
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Twelve (2018) — Bidragyder — 39 eksemplarer
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2017 Edition (2017) — Bidragyder — 27 eksemplarer
Uncanny Magazine Issue 1: November/December 2014 (2014) — Bidragyder — 27 eksemplarer
2014 Campbellian Anthology (2014) — Bidragyder — 25 eksemplarer
The Grimm Future (2016) — Bidragyder — 14 eksemplarer
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 108 (May 2019) (2019) — Bidragyder — 11 eksemplarer
Uncanny Magazine Issue 8: January/February 2016 (2016) — Bidragyder — 11 eksemplarer
Uncanny Magazine Issue 9: March/April 2016 (2016) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer
Sleeper Straddle (2024) — Bidragyder — 10 eksemplarer
Shared Nightmares (2014) — Bidragyder — 6 eksemplarer
The Year's Best Fantasy, Volume Two (2023) — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer
BSFA Awards 2019 (2020) — Forfatter — 2 eksemplarer

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Brilliant idea for a story, and for how to tell it.
RaynaPolsky | 212 andre anmeldelser | May 25, 2024 |
It occurs to me that there are some people who’d be annoyed by finding meme-ish quotes/catchphrases in a book supposedly set in a world completely different from our own, and sometimes I’m one of those people. But here it just seems part of the fun, as (at least) two groups of people with very different agendas—including a father who tried to make his son into a priest by giving him magical scars, a girl who wants to be a Craftswoman but may be turning into a god, and various other players—converge on a final battle which will either stop or allow eldritch horrors from beyond the stars to consume the world; interestingly, each group we follow, and possibly one we don’t, sincerely believes they’re on the “stop” side.… (mere)
rivkat | May 24, 2024 |
Gods, how do I begin with how I loved this book? This book spoke to me, now, more than almost any other book I have read - not the old, familiar, child me or the tired, penitent me to whom Ender's Game still speaks, but the... romantic, desperate, hungering me that I so often find at my weakest times, that I am so often ashamed of, yet not so ashamed that I would ever dream of purging. The dancing between the agents, the power and constancy of the metaphors for the two, the entwining of their lives at every point in the story, the way that entwining is revealed and pieced together by the reader... It's all delicious, honey and nectar and ambrosia on my tongue, and I scream aloud at my inability to imitate it, my failure to reach the same interlacing with someone else, I have only an ululating agonizing moan, yet I revel in it all.

Five stars, for lack of giving six, and a permanent place on my shelf.
… (mere)
VerixSilvercrow | 212 andre anmeldelser | Apr 22, 2024 |
In an unspecified future time, two warring factions are each using time travel to manipulate the past in order to give their side the edge. Red and Blue, two enemy agents, each continuously attempting to outmaneuver the other by undoing their actions each time they journey back in time, begin to exchange letters. Though the letters start out bloodthirsty and antagonistic, their spirit shifts subtly over time as each agent learns more about the other.

I appreciated the bold, experimental nature of this non-traditional novel, though I'm not sure I grasped all the nuance and abstract language, and suspect I would have had to reread once or twice to fully appreciate it. I'm sorry to say that I'm unwilling to invest that kind of time right now. Could be rewarding for someone who is willing to spend that extra mental energy! I'm satisfied with having read through and sought out a comprehensive synopsis.… (mere)
ryner | 212 andre anmeldelser | Apr 5, 2024 |



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