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Starcraft II: Devils' Due

Jim Raynor and Tychus Findlay are friends, former marines, comrades in arms, and outlaws. Their personalities are as different as their looks, although they do share a certain hard-living panache that gets them through the day. Prior to rea...

4 Stars

The Map of Time - A Novel

Gilliam Murray, in late nineteenth century London, is currently selling trips to London in the year 2000, site of the fateful battle between automans who have taken over and the remaining humans who are fighting for survival. H.G. Wells, au...

5 Stars

Before I Go to Sleep - A Novel

When Christine wakes up in a strange bed, with a strange man, her first thoughts are of annoyance at having another one night stand, a twinge of horrow that he is so much older, and then shame when she sees his wedding ring. She goes to the...

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Rules for the Care and Feeding of Tiffany

Tiffany, Everett-and-Joyce's beloved daughter is in a vegetative state after a bout with meningitis. When it becomes apparent she can read her parents thoughts and is feeding them back to them via their electronic devices, Everett and Tiffa...

4 Stars

Beneath The Surface

This is generally a nice light read. The biggest frustration was a formatting issue. I had an issue with the font sizes not being consistent. Generally an interesting premise (from a science point of view) but really a wish fulfillment goin...

3 Stars

Across the Universe

Amy and her parents have signed up for a 300-year mission on the generation ship Godspeed, and while her parents are essential crew, Amy leaves her life behind to sleep for the entire journey and trust that she can build a new life with the...

4 Stars
  • Author: Beth Revis
  • Review by: Crisgee
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Razorbill

Timecaster

Timecaster by Joe Kimbal reminded me of a lot of books I've read and a few movies I've seen. I had a difficult time getting through it. I knew I was going to have trouble when the very first sentence made me feel out of breath. The story re...

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Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War has the kind of edginess and writing that I really like reading. Through the Ghost, the reader can see a man who is trying to do the right thing and would probably be the last man to consider himself a hero. He is disconnected...

5 Stars

Hex

A lot of misunderstandings can occur when first contact is made after a fashion with a very reclusive race: trade negotiations are initiated and the Coyote Federation is offered information in return. The problem is that the information is...

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Dreadnaught - Beyond the Frontier / The Lost Fleet

Jack Campbell has a new series about "Black Jack" John Geary which starts with the novel entitled The Lost Fleet: Beyond the Frontier: Dreadnaught. The first six novels of The Lost Fleet series covered the events that lead up to the intrepi...

4 Stars

Hybrid

Seven years ago Amanda Flynn survived an outbreak of a deadly virus. She was the only one who did. Now, she's seeing signs of the same virus in Colorado. Not knowing what else to do, she contacts the Center for Disease Control, a group that...

4 Stars

Xombies : Apocalypso

Xombies: Apocalypso by Walter Greatshell is the third book in a trilogy. The Xombies series is a futuristic post-apocalyptic with a blend of horror, science fiction and dark humor. The experimental and highly contagious Agent X plague infec...

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Betrayer - Foreigner #12

Betrayer is the 12th book in the popular Foreigners series by C. J. Cherryh. The Foreigner series itself focuses on Bren Cameron who is a human translator between the alien atevi and humans. The civil war among the alien atevi has ended. Th...

4 Stars

Strand

One arm.no weapons..and no backup.just like old times. When mechanical-armed thief, Jacob Strand, agrees to hijack a spaceship for a client, he had no idea the adventure would pull him back into the military world he had left behind. Findin...

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Redeeming Zorus - Cyborg Seduction Book 6

Charlie may be the youngest of the siblings but she's taken care of her older brother since their parents died. And he lets her, he even counts on it. Now he's accepted money for her to break a captive cyborg out of the facility she works a...

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  • Author: Laurann Dohner
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Laurann Dohner

Being

SUMMARY: (taken from Amazon) For elite extraterrestrial pilot EBN-Reyoz-X, awaiting rescue while hiding out in a trailer park is a grueling nightmare. She's injured, lacks proper supplies and can't blend in with the indigenous population be...

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Terminal World

This book was an excellent read. The science used (i.e. terminology) was appropriate. I loved the philosophy and the plot. What made it interesting was the idea of knowing who is your enemy, who is your enemy's enemy, and whom could you get...

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Alien in the Family - Aliens / Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #3

Gini Kock brings back our favorite human Kitty Kat and her hot fianc‚ Alpha Centurion Jeff Martini. The story picks up a few months after the last book and Kitty is having the worse trouble nailing down the details for her wedding to Martin...

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  • Author: Gini Koch
  • Review by: Reese
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: DAW

Eric and Derik - Two Clones Searching for Love

This is a very short read about two clones who do not know they are clones until their creator dies and they are left to figure out life on their own. Equipped with what they learn from MTV they venture into the world around them trying to...

3 Stars

Coyote Destiny - Coyote Chronicles

Jorge Montero and Inez Sanchez are pulled back to home base from an Exploration Corps base to find out that a ship has arrived on Coyote from Earth in a roundabout route. Jorge's commanding officer, Sawyer Lee, and Inez's mother, Melissa, a...

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Mad Skills

One moment, 15-year-old Madeline "Maddy" Grant is enjoying a fun house ride with her stepbrother-to-be, Ben Blevin. The next, an accident occurs, and thus ends life as she knows it. The accident knocks Maddy out and she spends months in a v...

5 Stars

Son of Heaven - Chung Kuo 01

A dystopian look at a possible future Earth about fifty years hence, this book is the first in a planned series of twenty. I absolutely devoured this huge book because once I started I just hated to put it aside, even for short periods. I g...

5 Stars

March in Country - A Novel of the Vampire Earth

The fort in Kentucky is finely established below Evansville and now it's a race to see if they can keep it free. With the Kurian's from Georgia trying to expand territory and the Kurians from the north trying to move south, Valentine now ha...

4 Stars
  • Author: E E Knight
  • Review by: Sandra
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Supernatural, * Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ROC

Cowboy Angels

I picked up Cowboy Angels because I liked the premise the author presented - both the Turing gates and the variations on American "histories". When I started reading the book, I wasn't entirely sure I would like it, however. As the book pro...

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Stealing Coal - Cyborg Seduction Book 5

Jill learned fast how to protect herself in space. A woman alone is a victim, so she's used her brains and her inheritance from her lawless father to make her way as a trader to the less savory elements of the human race. With her father's...

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  • Author: Laurann Dohner
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Laurann Dohner

Drought

This was a seriously fantastic story to read. It had so many things going on at different times that it was almost never dull or boring. There was a lot going on that even the narrator wasn't aware of in spite of the fact she was the one te...

5 Stars
  • Author: Pam Bachorz
  • Review by: IntoTheMorning
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, Supernatural, * Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Egmontusa

Plague

For the moment there is peace in the FAYZ, aka, Perdido Beach. But all that changes soon enough. Little Petie is sick and unconscious, and kid after kid is getting sick with a flu that kills them at an alarming rate. Meanwhile there is a mu...

5 Stars
  • Author: Michael Grant
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Starbound

The second book in the Marsbound Novels, Carmen Dula and her husband Paul Collins are off on a six year space zooming adventure. They, along with five other humans and two Martians, have volunteered to travel to distant areas of the univers...

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Zombiesque

DAW anthology collections draw some criticism because they're usually just average in terms of overall talent and enjoyment. Even when 'big names' in certain genre fields have a story involved, readers tend to believe it's not their 'best'...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Stephen L. Antczak, James C. Bassett, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Review by: Lexile
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Horror, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Navigator - Time's Tapestry, Book Three

Navigator is a wonderful read, but it left me waffling a bit while reading it. A part of that may be due to the fact that it is the first book in the Time's Tapestry series that I have read (although, based on the storylines, it can be read...

4 Stars

Weaver - Time's Tapestry, Book Four

I enjoyed reading Weaver as much as I did Navigator , with one of the same quibbles as I had with the previous installment of the series. I enjoyed reading how Mr. Baxter presented the "what might have been" if the Nazis had been...

4 Stars

The War of the Worlds, Plus Blood, Guts and Zombies

Martians have landed and they aren't nice, friendly aliens. The strange creatures are intent on demolishing all human resistance but they aren't the only things threatening all mankind. The spaceships have also brought a plague that turn th...

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A Hard Day's Knight - Nightside

John Taylor returns again in the latest Nightside novel by Simon R. Green. John is familiar with finding things due to his special gift; however, he is in for a surprise when something finds him, Excalibur, the legendary sword of King Arthu...

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AHTABAT Man's Extinction

Earth is in its final days before it'll be destroyed by the sun. Scientists have been scouring the skies for a suitable place to colonize. When they find Ahtabat, hope dawns. But the inhabitants of Ahtabat: dragons, trolls, unicorns, and le...

4 Stars

Excelsior - Trilogy, #1

Matthew Peters is just an ordinary guy, or so he believes until the day his ordinary life is forever changed. A senior in high-school, Matt is finding it increasingly difficult to pay attention in class. His mind keeps focusing on the seria...

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  • Author: George H. Sirois
  • Review by: Laurie-J
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Infinity Publishing

Boondocks Fantasy

Hot damn, that was fun! Creepy, sweet, happy, sad, weird, and all around entertaining. If you like urban fantasy, these stories are for you. You get aliens from outer space next to Lake Things and elves. This is one good book, and I’m...

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  • Authors: Jean Rabe, Martin H. Greenberg
  • Review by: Roza
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Outside In

Outside In by Maria V. Snyder is the next chapter in the story of the scrub Trella, after the upheaval described in Inside Out .  Trella has new friends and allies but unfortunately has not been able to convince everyone to form a cohe...

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  • Author: Maria V. Snyder
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Inkyard Press

The Good, the Bad, and the Uncanny - Nightside

John Taylor is back to work in the 10th Nightside novel by Simon R. Green, THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UNCANNY. John has had it good lately (well as good as the Nightside can get). No near deaths, and he even has a girlfriend, Suzie Shooter....

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Marsbound - A Marsbound Novel

Coming of age Carmen Dula is about to take a trip of a lifetime with her family. They are traveling to Mars where they plan to live the minimum of six years. It takes an entire year to train and be ready for take off to the Red Planet, and...

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Eureka : Brain Box Blues

Eureka: Brain Box by Chris Ramsay is a tie-in novel to the popular comedy TV series, Eureka. From what I understand, it is set between seasons 3 and 4 of the show (going by the official website), but I cannot attest to that myself as I have...

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Alien Tango - Aliens / Katherine "Kitty" Katt, #2

Alien Tango by Gini Koch is the second novel in this series that has Katherine “Kitty” Katt who used to be a marketing manager working now with aliens from Alpha Centauri as a commander in the elite Centaurian Division. Her rela...

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Touching Ice - Cyborg Seduction Book 4

Nobody told Megan her well-paying job kept her locked in her quarters at all times. And they are anything but roomy. With nothing but a computer with a southern twang and an attitude for company, Megan focuses on an obviously not human patr...

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  • Author: Laurann Dohner
  • Review by: Chris
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Speculative / PNR, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Laurann Dohner

Love and Rockets

Love and Rockets edited by Martin H. Greenberg and Kerrie Hughes is a collection of short stories that explore the variations of romance when complicated by the restrictions   exerted by space and all of the complications attendan...

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  • Authors: Martin H. Greenberg, Kerrie Hughes, Lois McMaster Bujold
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Atlantis and Other Places - Stories of Alternate History

I always like reading well-written tales of alternate history and Atlantis and Other Places certainly does not disappoint. I was drawn into all of the stories and greatly enjoyed them for various reasons. "Great Thrones", for example, I ado...

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The Clone Codes

Oh, look. Slavery is bad. Oh, look, we need to teach children this fact, in hopes of preventing any of them from becoming despots and tyrants when they grow up. But slavery in the USA was so long ago, and it’s all history, none of the...

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  • Authors: Patricia McKissack, Fredrick L. McKissack
  • Review by: Roza
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Scholastic Press

The Clone Empire

This is not the first book in the series, which did bother me, but aside from that, and the love interest nonsense, it was a really good story.  Harris is smart, not too clever for his own good, and knowing that he's a clone in a world...

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Touch of the Goddess - Part 1 in the Goddess's saga.

Hammarblad has some interesting ideas in this offering and the dialogue is often entertaining and funny. I can see how it would be easy to get sucked into the world and characters she creates.  However, I had a lot of trouble really si...

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Echo - Alex Benedict Series #5

Echo by Jack McDevitt is an intricately complex tale set in humanity's future. A mysterious and seemingly unimportant artifact acts as the catalyst for a resurgence of interest in the search for another class of aliens other than the "...

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Terra Insegura

A contingent has been sent from Earth in order to get rid of the genetically modified humans who live on Marseguro, a watery based planet that is very far from Earth. There is a catch in that there is a plague that will, in turn, destroy an...

4 Stars

A New Birth of Freedom: The Visitor

A mysterious visitor with a bright valise and strange clothing meets with both Abraham Lincoln and Robert E. Lee many years before the Civil War starts, then again during the War (wearing the same clothing), and does not look a day older th...

4 Stars

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