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Doors of Sleep Reviews

Doors of Sleep by Tim Pratt

Doors of Sleep: Journals of Zaxony Delatree

Tim Pratt

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1 review

Imprint: Angry Robot
Publisher: Watkins Media
Publication date: 12 Jan 2021
ISBN: 9780857668745

What would you do if you woke up and found yourself in a parallel universe under an alien sky? This is the question Zax Delatree must answer every time he closes his eyes.

3 stars out of 5
Lisa Tuttle
12 Feb 2021

"It’s welcome escapist fare in these stressful times"

After so many dystopian visions, Tim Pratt’s Doors of Sleep (Angry Robot, £9.99) offers some light relief. Zax Delatree is transported to a different world every time he falls asleep, and although they are not all benign – some are deadly, and there are people out to do him harm – on the whole this is a gentle, slightly old-fashioned picaresque that made me think of Doctor Who, or characters created by Douglas Adams. 

 

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