A Crown of Wishes, by Roshani Chokshi

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:   St. Martin’s Griffin Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? Last year I was blown away by The Star-Touched Queen, a YA fantasy with a strong eastern flavor that swept me away to another place and time. Indeed, it made my top …

Gateways, by F. Paul Wilson

Genre: Horror Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? OVERVIEW: The latest addition to the Repairman Jack series, the crime/horror books that feature one of the more interesting characters in modern fantastic fiction. DETAILS: First there was THE TOMB. …

Being Dead, by Jim Crace

Genre: Dark Fantasy Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Louis Maistros Have you read this book? Lovers of literary dark fiction will not want to miss this one. Weighing in at a lean, mean 196 pages, “Being Dead” by Jim Crace has all the unlikely …

On Blue’s Waters, by Gene Wolfe

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? Under the heading “Simply embarrassing that more people don’t read Wolfe”, one reviewer wrote: I looked at my local Barnes and Noble. I drove to a Borders which …

Strange Travelers, by Gene Wolfe

Genre: Science Fiction Anthology Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? This is a solid collection of Gene Wolfe short stories. They are a diverse lot, having only excellence in common. I’ll admit that I’m really not a …

The Last Hawk, by Catherine Asaro

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 1997 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Richard R. Horton Have you read this book? Catherine Asaro’s latest Skolian novel is The Last Hawk. This takes place roughly at the same time as the action of her first novel, Primary Inversion, but on …

Essential Saltes: An Experiment, by Don Webb

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Richard R. Horton Reader Rating The dedicated SF reader does well to scrounge other then the Science Fiction shelves. Many books are hard to categorize, and many books are categorized for marketing reasons rather than any formal genre …