Category Archives: Science Fiction

CHILDREN OF THE FLEET

Children of the Fleet by Orson Scott Card Genre: Science Fiction Series: Fleet School #1 Publisher: Tor Books (October 10, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 384 pages My Rating: 3 stars With Children of the Fleet, Orson Scott Card delivers the fast-paced, exciting space adventure … Continue reading

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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: HORSECLANS

Flashback Friday is something I do here at Bookwraiths every once in a while; a time when I can post my thoughts about books that I’ve read in the past. With the hectic schedule of day-to-day life, there never seems … Continue reading

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FOR STEAM AND COUNTRY

For Steam and Country by Jon Del Arroz Genre: YA – Steampunk Series: Stand Alone Publisher:  Superversive Books (June 15, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 279 pages My Rating: 3 stars For Steam and Country is a young adult, steampunk adventure penned by Jon Del Arroz. It … Continue reading

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THE MAN IN THE TREE

The Man in the Tree by Sage Walker Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor Books (September 12, 2017) Author Information: Website | Facebook Length: 368 pages My Rating: 3 stars A murder mystery wrapped in techno science fiction trappings, The Man in the Tree is … Continue reading

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INDIE WEDNESDAY: FOR STEAM AND COUNTRY

Along my reading journey, I’ve made a conscious decision to include self-published and small press works in my reading schedule.  But it is difficult to know where to start: So many new authors and books to examine to find the … Continue reading

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TOMORROW’S KIN

Tomorrow’s Kin by Nancy Kress  Genre: Science Fiction Series: Yesterday’s Kin Trilogy #1 Publisher:  Tor Books (July 11, 2017) Author Information: Facebook | Twitter   Length: 352 pages My Rating: 3 Stars Tomorrow’s Kin by Nancy Press is a first encounter science fiction story which expands on … Continue reading

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KILLING IS MY BUSINESS

Killing Is My Business by Adam Christopher Genre: Science Fiction — Mystery Noir Series: Ray Electromatic Mysteries #2 Publisher:  Tor Books (July 25, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 288 pages My Rating: 4 Stars Killing is My Business is the sequel to Adam Christopher’s Made to … Continue reading

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BEST READS OF 2017 (SO FAR!)

This year has went by quickly for me.  That is good in many ways but also very sad, as my kids are getting older by the minute.  But, thankfully, I have discovered several amazing books along the way.  So in … Continue reading

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SLAVES OF THE SWITCHBOARD OF DOOM

Slaves of the Switchboard of Doom by Bradley W. Schenck Genre: Science Fiction — Pulp Series: Possibility of One Publisher: Tor Books (June 13, 2017) Author Information: FB | Website |Twitter Length: 352 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars Slaves of the Switchboard of Doom surprised me, startled … Continue reading

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WARRIORS 1

Warriors 1 edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois Genre: SFF Series: Anthology Publisher: Tor Books (March 29, 2011) Length: 394 pages My Rating: 3 stars Warriors 1 is an anthology put together by George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois; these two masters … Continue reading

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