Category Archives: Near-Future

IF TOMORROW COMES

If Tomorrow Comes by Nancy Kress  Genre: Science Fiction Series: Yesterday’s Kin Trilogy #2 Publisher:  Tor Books (March 6, 2018) Author Information: Facebook | Twitter   Length: 336 pages My Rating: 2.5 stars If Tomorrow Comes by Nancy Kress is the follow-up to Tomorrow’s Kin and the … Continue reading

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DAYFALL

Dayfall by Michael David Ares Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor Books (March 13, 2018) Author Information: Website Length: 288 pages My Rating: 2.5 stars Dayfall takes place in the near future after a nuclear event has plunged much of the northeastern United … 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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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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GHOSTS OF TOMORROW

Ghosts of Tomorrow by Michael R. Fletcher Genre: Cyberpunk — Scifi Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Self Published (March 1, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 394 pages My Rating: 4 stars I’ve come to the realization that Michael Fletcher is among my favorite … Continue reading

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ALIEN MORNING

Alien Morning by Rick Wilber Genre: Science Fiction — First Contact Series: S’hudonni #1 Publisher: Tor Books (November 8, 2016) Author Information: Website |  Blog |  Facebook Length: 304 pages My Rating: 3 stars First contact stories are a staple of science fiction. Most of them seem to fall into the … Continue reading

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RUNTIME

Runtime by S.B. Divya Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Novella Publisher: Tor (May 17, 2016) Author Information: Twitter| Website Length: 96 pages My rating: 3 stars The Minerva Sierra Challenge is a grueling day long race across the Sierra Nevada mountain range of the western United States.  Participants … Continue reading

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READY PLAYER ONE by ERNEST CLINE

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Broadway Books (June 5, 2012) Author Information: Website | Twitter My Rating: 2 out of 5 stars. I came into Ready Player One expecting A LOT. It had been described … Continue reading

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