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SEVEN SURRENDERS

Seven Surrenders by Ada Palmer Genre: Science Fiction Series: Terra Ignota #2  Publisher: Tor Books (March 7, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 400 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars Too Like The Lightning was an ambitious, complex, thought-provoking work of science fiction, one which challenged a reader … 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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IMPERSONATIONS

Impersonations by Walter Jon Williams Genre: Science Fiction – Space Opera Series: Dread Empire’s Fall Publisher: Tor.com (October 4, 2016) Author Information: Website  Length: 131 pages My Rating: 4 stars   First off, I have to just mention how amazing these Tor.com novellas are.  Obviously, some … Continue reading

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TEASER TUESDAY

Teaser Tuesday is a meme held over at Books and a Beat. To participate, all you have to do is: • Grab your current read • Open to a random page • Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on … Continue reading

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FUN DAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (MAY 16, 2016)

The work week begins. I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. But while I try to fool myself into being excited about the grind, deep down, I’m not, … Continue reading

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LEVIATHAN WAKES by JAMES S.A. COREY

Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey Genre: Science Fiction Series: Expanse #1 Publisher: Orbit (June 2, 2011) Length: 561 pages Author Information:Website | Twitter My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Leviathan Wakes is yet another novel where the hype … Continue reading

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ZOE’S TALE (OLD MAN’S WAR #4) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. After enjoying the first three books of Old Man’s War, I decided to read Zoe’s Tale even though I was familiar with a common complaint of its detractors– specifically that it tells … Continue reading

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