It’s rare as a reviewer that I get surprised by a work, when you read a lot of quality fiction your expectations are high. When We Have Wings enchanted me as I was reading it and had me deep in thought when I wasn’t....
Only reading can do this book justice
No short block of text is going to adequately impress on you the scope of this novel. So rich did I find the world building, so convincing and multi-layered did I find Corbett’s vision that it seems a pity to let it rest at one novel....
This book got under my skin and awoke in me that rare experience in fiction where for a second, magic or the imagined becomes tantalisingly real. I caught my self day dreaming, watching clouds and believing.
Don’t let this slip under the Specfic radar
...This is a book that quite comfortably sits in the realm of speculative fiction, I would hope it gets nominated for an Aurealis; it should be nominated for a Campbell if not a Hugo award.
Don’t let this one slip under your radar. - Sean the Bookonaut