Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Review of "Subject AT-171" by Melissa Mead

"Subject AT-171" by Melissa Mead appeared in Daily Science Fiction as the next installment in its every-other-Wednesday twisted fairy tale series on March 13, 2013.  "The three bear scientists lure Goldilocks into their home in order to sedate, measure, tag, and release her."

I did not mind being so specific in my one-sentence summary because the title really gives the plot away; the choice of a title is important, and I am not sure why the author chose one that would have this effect.  Still, the twists were clever, refreshingly original, and not completely spoiled.  5 out of 7 rocket-dragons.

No comments:

Post a Comment

SONGS OF ERETZ EXISTS TO PROMOTE ITS POETS AND THEIR POETRY. ACCORDINGLY, ONLY POSITIVE COMMENTS WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR PUBLICATION.

If you wish to provide suggestions, feedback, or constructive criticism to the Songs of Eretz staff, please send your thoughts to Editor@SongsOfEretz.com. You may or may not receive a response, but your thoughts will be read.