"I enjoyed this space opera immensely. There's a number of satisfying twists, many starring my favorite character, the foul-mouthed Kiva Lagos. I find the Flow (mysterious time warp that allows intergalactic travel) and its waning fascinating, but ..."
"Very different from the other books by Jemisin I have read - the setting is contemporary, and it's replete with cultural references. While it is a response to Lovecraft, it is not *at all* like Lovecraft - it's lively and the characters are rich. ..."