Kim Stanley Robinson's new novel takes us back to the Ice Age

Kim Stanley Robinson, author of Red Mars, The Years of Rice and Salt, and 2312, has always vacillated between writing about the future and writing alternate histories. His latest historical novel, Shaman, is as unconventional as his alternate histories have been. He takes us 20,000 years into the past, into the… » 3/07/13 12:23pm 3/07/13 12:23pm