Friday, July 6, 2018

Bedtime Story, by James Sallis

★★★☆☆ Average

(Apocalypse) Jack comes back to Annandale hoping survivors might know what happened to a friend of his. (1,589 words; Time: 05m)

"Bedtime Story," by (edited by C.C. Finlay), appeared in issue 07-08|18, published on by .

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Pro: Narration and dialogue are fine. In terms of plot, Jack has a clear mission, and he accomplishes it when he finds Edgar’s body.

Con: The plot is linear, and the ending is depressing.

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