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I hadn't read any of China Mieville's books before, but by reputation I was aware that they were known for their weirdness. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Victor Lange
It was an imaginative story as well as a mystery. However the beginning was confusing. I did not realize what the cities relationship was and it took 25% of the book before I... Read morePublished 6 days ago by L. Thayer
China Mieville for me has been hit or miss. Loved Perdido Street, and City and City. More recent ones, I have struggled to finish or even get into (the one about the giant mole)... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Redburn
A very different type of mystery which introduces the reader to an entirely new way of viewing the city as well as the city. Read morePublished 17 days ago by B. Danahy
As I said, it was better than I expected. In my opinion Mr.Mieville did a good job with the city and the city.Published 1 month ago by Rubi
The idea is brilliant and the story is good, but the complete demystification of Breach at the end is a bit too simplistic.Published 2 months ago by Tova Shany
One of the best fiction books I have read this year, with a great detective story set in the truly creative socio-political context of the two cities. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Erin Fischell
Not a Bas-lag novel, but a great read.
it is perhaps how relatable this tale's setting is that makes it so engaging.