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Fantastic fiction includes fantasy, science fiction, weird stories and some pulp fiction like Doc Savage. It also includes related critical and biographical works.

“Low Res Scan” links to you to reviews which may not cover the entire contents of a book.

“Raw Feed” links take you to what are essentially my lightly edited notes on a work.

“Essay” links are to long review pieces with spoilers.

A title index to fantastic fiction reviews exists.

Jablokov, Alexander. “Above Ancient Seas”. Raw Feed.

— “At the Cross-Time Jaunters’ Ball”. Raw Feed.

— “The Breath of Suspension”. Raw Feed.

— Carve the Sky. Raw Feed.

— “The Death Artist”. Raw Feed.

— “Deathbinder”. Raw Feed.

— “A Deeper Sea”. Raw Feed.

— A Deeper Sea. Raw Feed.

— “Focal Plane”. Raw Feed.

— “How Sere Picked Up Her Laundry”. Review.

— “IPOB Dining Hall Procedures”. Raw Feed.

— “The Lady of Port Moresby Incident“. Raw Feed.

— “Letter to the Editor”. Raw Feed.

— “Living Will”. Raw Feed.

— “Many Mansions”. Raw Feed.

— “Market Report”. Raw Feed.

— Nimbus. Raw Feed.

— “Nomads”. Raw Feed.

— “The Place of No Shadows”. Raw Feed. Raw Feed.

— “The Ring of Memory”. Raw Feed.

— River of Dust. Raw Feed.

— “Seating Arrangement”. Raw Feed.

— “WereWhereWear”. Raw Feed.

Jackson, Shirley. “The Daemon Lover”. Review.

Jacobs, W. W. “The Monkey’s Paw”. Review.

— “The Toll-House”. Review.

James, Henry. “The Friends of the Friends”. Review.

James, Marissa. “The Second Wife”. Review.

James, M. R. “A View from a Hill”. Review.

James, Renee. “As Ye Sow”. Review.

Jamneck, Lynne. “In Bloom”. Essay.

— “Oude Goden”. Review.

Janin, Jules. “The Magnetized Corpse”. Review.

Jecks, Michael. “The Deave Lane”. Review.

Jefferson, Ryan. “Utter Quiet in All the Land: A Recurring Motif”. (nonfiction). Review.

Jeffries, Richard. After London; Or, Wild England. (excerpt). Review. Review.

Jenkins, Joel. “Blood for the Jaguar”. Review.

— “The Burial Mound”. Review.

— The Coming of Crow. (collection). Review.

— The Condemnation of Crow. (anthology). Review.

— “Death Before Sunrise”. Review.

— “The Five Disciples”. Review.

— “It Fell from the Nighted Sky”. Review.

— “Long Night in Little China”. Review.

— “Old Mother Hennessy”. Review.

— “Personal Devil”. Review.

Jennings, Phillip C. Tower to the Sky. Review.

Jens, Tina L. “Kali Yuga Comes”. Raw Feed.

Jerome, Jerome K. “The Dancing Partner”. Review.

Jeschke, Wolfgang. The Cusanus Game. Review.

Jessup, Paul. “Postflesh”. Review.

Jeter, K. W. Blade Runner 2: The Edge of Human. Raw Feed.

— Blade Runner: Replicant Night. Raw Feed.

— Noir. Raw Feed.

Jewett, Sarah Orne. “In Dark New England Days”. Review.

Johnson, Bill. Dakota Dreamin’. (collection). Review.

— “Evelyn’s Children”. Review.

— “Every Choice Has a Price”. Review.

— “A Matter of Thirst”. Review.

— “Meet Me at Apogee”. Review.

— “Motivational Engineers”. Review.

— “One Quiet Night”. Review.

— “Respect”. Review.

— “Send Random Romantic”. Review.

— “Stormfall”. Review.

— “Streetwise”. Review.

— “We Will Drink a Fish Together”. Review.

Johnson, George Clayton and William F. Nolan. Logan’s Run. Low Res Scan.

Johnson, Kij. “26 Monkeys, Also the Abyss”. Review.

— “At the Mouth of the River of Bees”. Review.

— At the Mouth of the River of Bees. (collection). Review.

— “The Bitey Cat”. Review.

— “The Cat Who Walked a Thousand Miles”. Review.

— “Chenting, in the Land of the Dead”. Review.

— “Dia Chjerman’s Tale”. Review.

— “Empress Jingu Fishes”. Review.

— “The Evolution of Trickster Stories Among the Dogs of North Park”. Review.

— “Fox Magic”. Review.

— “The Horse Raiders”. Review.

— “The Man Who Bridged the Mists”. Review.

— “My Wife Reincarnated as a Solitaire — Exposition on the Flows in My Spouse’s Character — The Nature of the Bird — the Possible Causes — Her Final Disposition”. Review.

— “Names for Water”. Review.

— “Ponies”. Review.

— “Schrodinger’s Cathouse”. Review.

— “Spar”. Review.

— “Story Kit”. Review.

— “Wolf Trapping”. Review.

Johnson, Robert Barbour. “Far Below”. Essay.

Johnston III, John E. “Comrade Bill”. Low Res Scan.

Jonas, Gary. “The Blood on Satan’s H. P. Lovecraftarley”. Raw Feed.

Joncquel, Octave and Theo Varlet. The Agony of Earth. Review.

The Martian Epic. (omni). Review.

The Titans of the Heavens. Review.

Jones, Gwyneth. “Red Sonja and Lessingham in Dreamland”. Raw Feed.

— “Saving Timaat”. Review.

Jones, Mark Howard. “A Meeting Beneath the Moon”. Review.

— “Red Walls”. Essay.

— “Still Life With Death”. Review.

— “The Turn of the Tide”. Review.

— “You Shadows That in Darkness Dwell”. Review.

Jones, Raymond F. The Year When Stardust Fell. Review.

Jones, Stephen. A Book of Horrors. (anthology). Review.

Shadows Over Innsmouth. (anthology). Raw Feed.

Jones, William. “A Change of Life”. Review.

Joshi, S. T. Black Wings of Cthulhu. (anthology). Low Res Scan.

Joshi, S. T.. Black Wings II: New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror. (anthology). Review.

Black Wings of Cthulhu 3: New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror. (anthology). Review.

Black Wings of Cthulhu 4: Seventeen New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror. (anthology). Review.

Black Wings of Cthulhu 5: Twenty New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror. (anthology). Essay.

Black Wings of Cthulhu 6: Twenty-One Tales of Lovecraftian Horror. (anthology). Review.

His Own Most Fantastic Creation: Stories About H. P. Lovecraft. (anthology). Low Res Scan.

H. P. Lovecraft. (nonfiction). Raw Feed.

— H. P. Lovecraft: A Life. (nonfiction). Raw Feed.

— H. P. Lovecraft: The Decline of the West. (nonfiction). Raw Feed.

— “In His Own Handwriting”. Review.

— “Introduction” [Black Wings of Cthulhu 3: New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror]. Review.

— “Introduction” [Black Wings of Cthulhu 4: Seventeen New Tales of Lovecraftian Horror]. Review.

— “Introduction” [His Own Most Fantastic Creation: Stories About H. P. Lovecraft]. Review.

Searchers after Horror: New Tales of the Weird and Fantastic. (anthology). Low Res Scan.

— “Things in the Weeds: The Supernatural in Hodgson’s Short Stories”. (nonfiction). Review.

Joshi, S. T. and David E. Schultz. Letters to James F. Morton. (nonfiction). Review.