Book Review

Master Haddad’s Holiday by Garth Nix

To Hold the BridgeTitle: Master Haddad’s Holiday
Author: Garth Nix
In: To Hold the Bridge (Garth Nix)
Rating Out of 5: 4 (Really good read!)
My Bookshelves: Australian authorsScience fiction
Pace: Medium
Format: Short story
Publisher: Hot Key Books
Year: 2015
5th sentence, 74th page: We sort things out ourselves here.

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This is certainly not like any holiday that I would want to take. Skulking around in a slightly off-kilter, unusual world (which, after all, is the cornerstone of SciFi), selling goods and killing others. Yeah, definitely not the kind of holiday that I would like.

As with all science fiction stories, it took me a little while to figure out the rules and regulations of this futuristic world. They always seem to be almost the same as our reality, but only almost. So those little intricacies that are different to our day to day lives… well, they take a little time to get your head around. Yet, it wasn’t until the end of the story that I think I got my head around what Haddad was doing on this out of the way realm. I might have to read it again to be sure though….

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