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Weekend Reading Rec: 5 Books with Awesome Aliens

Hello all! What is everyone reading this weekend? If you need some suggestions, we’ve got a few for you! Every Saturday we’ll have five recommendations for you all tied together … Continue reading

January 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Morning Star

***This Review Is Not Spoiler Free*** ***You Have Been Warned*** So my heart still hurts a week after finishing this damn thing.  This bloodydamn wonderful and amazing freaking thing.  I’m … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Don’t Eat The Glowing Bananas

This is one of those books that sneaks up on you.  I was browsing NetGalley and the cover and wonderfully ridiculous title grabbed my eye.  The book description was more … Continue reading

February 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Thrilling Adventures of Lovelace and Babbage

Ada Lovelace was born in the early 1800’s, daughter of Lord Byron.  Convinced that she was possessed of the dangerous and erratic Byron genes, her mother Anne Noel set Ada … Continue reading

October 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Rebirths of Tao

***WARNING: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR PREVIOUS BOOKS IN THE SERIES*** If you’re late picking up this series by the inestimable Wesley Chu, the review of the first book can … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ink and Bone

“You have ink in your blood boy, and no help for it.” According to the mythology, the Great Library of Alexandria was burned to the ground, lost along with it … Continue reading

July 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The End of All Things

John Scalzi is a terrific son of a bitch.  He writes this great sci-fi/space opera/military/political thriller, makes it really engaging, populates it with really cool people (Human and Alien alike) … Continue reading

July 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet

This one came out of left field.  And I kind of feel like an ass reviewing it now, because it doesn’t come out officially until August.  But if you look … Continue reading

April 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Silently and Very Fast

I know Catherynne Valente from her young reader series The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland In a Ship of Her Own Making.  How’s that for a title?  I loved it for it’s … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shadows Beneath

For a long time now I’ve been trying to improve my writing.  Through practice, through editing, through trying to be a more conscious reader, I think I can slowly see … Continue reading

February 7, 2015 · Leave a comment