Foundryside, by Robert Jackson Bennett

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Crown Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I spotted this one on several book blogging sites I respect, but when Lynn at Lynn’s Book Blog featured it as one of her upcoming reads, I scampered across to Netgalley and managed to …

Connect, by Julian Gough

Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  Nan A. Talese Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? In Connect, author Julian Gough serves up a fast-paced thriller that blends elements of cyberpunk, high-tech, terrorism, and apocalypse to deliver a read that sometimes stumbles, but in the end …

Drifters’ Alliance, by Elle Casey

Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  Amazon Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I was looking for more space opera goodness, when I noticed this offering on my Kindle, courtesy of Himself, so I opened it up and dived in…. One hand of cards and it’s …

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: a Star Wars Story (2018) Rated PG-13 Directed by: Ron Howard Starring: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Thandie Newton Rating: Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you seen this movie? I managed to get to my first summer blockbuster. I parked my car in a scrap of …

Unicorn Precinct, by Keith R.A. DeCandido

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: eSpec Books Published: 2018 (2004) Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Fresh off my read of Dragon Precinct and eager for more Danthres and Torin adventures, I cracked open Unicorn Precinct. Like its predecessor, Unicorn Precinct was previously published and has …

Dragon Precinct, by Keith R.A. DeCandido

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: eSpec Books Published: 2018 (2004) Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Dragon Precinct was originally published in 2004. I’m glad to see a re-release and push of these fun stories. The blurb on DeCandido’s first original novel (he has written …

Resurrection America, by Jeff Gunhus

Genre:  Science Fiction Thriller Publisher:  Seven Guns Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? In a near and not too unlikely future, the middle east conflicts of today have continued to escalate until the fate of the United States is stake. Beset on …

The Hunger, by Alma Katsu

Genre:  Alternate History Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? I want to further slice the genre here. I regard alternate history as a sub-genre of speculative fiction. An example might be stories where Germany won World War II. The …

Mistborn, by Brandon Sanderson

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Tor Published: 2014 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Joshua Palmatier Have you read this book? I’ve read Elantris and loved it, so I was interested in what Brandon Sanderson had done with the “Mistborn” series, since everyone was raving about it. It’s a good read! Premise: Vin is a …

We Care For You, by Paul Kitcatt

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Unbound Digital Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? When I read what fellow book blogger, Ana, from Ana’s Lair had to say about this offering, I immediately hightailed it over to NetGalley to request it. I was delighted when I …

Shadow Weaver, by MarcyKate Connolly

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Sourcebooks Jabberwocky Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I was drawn to this one by the lovely cover and interesting premise. The idea of using shadows to weave magic intrigued me so I requested it from Netgalley. Emmeline has grown up …

The Progress of Mankind, by Raymund Eich

Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  CV-2 Books Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? It’s the 22nd century and humanity has developed wormhole technology, using the wormholes as gateways to colony worlds. And, after a rough 21st century, these colony worlds are rapidly becoming dumping grounds …

Tarot of Hate, by Antonio Simon, Jr.

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? In Tarot of Hate, Antonio Simon, Jr., serves up a tasty smörgåsbord of eight horror tales, spanning sub-genres from the surreal to the too-real. Table of Contents Dogfaced Eve – a man trapped …

Fade Out, by Patrick Tilley

Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  Bloomsbury Reader Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I saw the funky cover and was hungry for some science fiction, so requested this one. It wasn’t until I featured it as a Tuesday Teaser, I realized it was a re-release …

World of Fire, by James Lovegrove

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Solaris Published: 2014 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I had already read the enjoyable World of Water which happens to be the second in the series–and spotted that I actually had the first book in my TBR pile… Dev Harmer, reluctant agent …