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This Month's Recommendations:
In this feminist reimagining of Sleeping Beauty, a terminally ill woman pricks her finger on her 21st birthday and falls through the multiverse, where she meets another sleeping beauty desperate to avoid her fate.
A lone gunman on a quest to rescue his son rides into the Escapement, a mysterious dreamscape full of lawless heroes, stone giants, downtrodden clowns, and shadowy beings. Instantly available on Hoopla.
When a disabled woman with biotech body augmentations kills five men in an act of self-defense, she finds herself on the lam in the deserts of Northern Nigeria. An inventive indictment of capitalism and corporate greed.
In this tense sci-fi murder mystery, the first mate on a colony ship traveling to a distant planet rouses from her cryogenic sleep to discover that the ship's AI has been tampered with and 31 of her passengers are dead.