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Writings on Other Shores

This is an index to writings of mine that appear online, outside of this blog.

For Green Man Review:


Kevin J. Anderson: The Last Days of Krypton

Poul Anderson: Ensign Flandry

Nicholas Basbanes: A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World

John Bellairs: The Lewis Barnavelt Trilogy

Hector Berlioz: Evenings with the Orchestra

Kate Cary: Bloodline

Dan Chernenko: The Bastard King

Richie Tankersley Cusick: The Unseen, books one and two

Christopher Gordon and Ford Lytle: Horseman: The Hollow, book one

Richard Halliburton: The Royal Road to Romance

Kerry Hardie: A Winter Marriage

Mark Helprin: Freddy and Fredericka

Theodore Judson: Fitzpatrick's War

Guy Gavriel Kay:

The Last Light of the Sun
The Sarantine Mosaic
Under Heaven

Caitlin R. Kiernan:

Daughter of Hounds
Low Red Moon

Tristam Kyth: Trouble in the Forest: A Cold, Dark Night

Nick Mamatas: Move Under Ground

Larry Millett: The Disappearance of Sherlock Holmes

Jess Nevins: The Enclycopedia of Fantastic Victoriana

Fiona Ritchie: The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Celtic Music

Tahir Shah: The Caliph's House: A Year in Casablanca

Jeff Smith: SHAZAM! The Monster Society of Evil

Shanna Swendson: Once Upon Stilettos

Bryan Talbot: Alice in Sunderland

Cate Tiernan: A Chalice of Wind: Balefire, book one

Ken Wells: Travels with Barley: A Journey Through Beer Culture in America

Latro in the Mist, Gene Wolfe

Take Joy: A Book for Writers, Jane Yolen

Omnibus reviews:

Five books on Classical Music


The American Tenors

Blackmore's Night:
Beyond the Sunset: The Romantic Collection
Winter Carols, Blackmore's Night

(Complete Score Rerecording)

Copland: Recordings

Allison Crowe:

Skott Freedman, Some Company


Haydn: Piano Sonatas (Emanuel Ax, piano)

Sigurd Lie: Orchestral Works

Fences, The Lonesome Brothers

Laura MacKenzie: Two recordings

Kate McDonnell: Where the Mangoes Are

Mendelssohn, Bruch: Violin Concertos (Midori, violin)

Julie Powell: Heart of a Woman

Dave Rowe: Big Shoes

Sacred Bridges (The King's Singers, Sarband)

Maggie Sansone, Mystic Dance: A Celtic Celebration

Howard Shore: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

Shigeru Umebayashi: House of Flying Daggers

Talisman, Music of Russian Princesses from the Court of Catherine the Great

Hero, Tan Dun: Hero

Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto (Bell, Tilson Thomas, Berlin PO)

film and DVD: