Martians Aboard, by Carrie Vaughn

Genre: Science Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I picked this one up from my NetGalley arcs, hoping to get slightly ahead during the holiday period, rather than wanting to start the year with an engrossing book, …

Hell House, by Richard Matheson

Genre: Horror Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? The Belasco house in Maine — Hell House — is regarded as the Mount Everest of haunted houses. Two previous expeditions into the empty mansion, first in 1931 and later …

A Fire Upon the Deep, by Vernor Vinge

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1991 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David Hart Have you read this book? It’s a standard SF theme, isn’t it: while the whole galaxy is teeming with intelligent life, this is especially true of its core, where the stars are packed more …

Saturn’s Race, by Larry Niven, Steven Barnes

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David Hart Have you read this book? The year is 2020, and some things have changed. Corporations have more power, national governments less. The Council, an alliance of corporations, has constructed Xanadu, one of several floating …

King Rat, by China Mieville

Genre: Modern/Urban Fantasy Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? Any story that makes you want to be more like its heroes, even its tragic ones, has something going for it, even if those heroes happen to be …

Orbital Resonance, by John Barnes

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1992 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David Hart Have you read this book? The year is only 2025, but quite a lot has been happening: war, famine, epidemics. Luckily humanity has found time to get into space, capturing several asteroids and using …

Shadow of the Hegemon, by Orson Scott Card

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? Shadow of the Hegemon is the second in the Shadow series; sequel to Ender’s Shadow and prequel to Shadow Puppets. In the overall scheme of the entire Ender …

Ender’s Shadow, by Orson Scott Card

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Burt Smith Have you read this book? Ender’s Shadow is the fifth book by Orson Scott Card that is set in the universe of Ender’s Game. However, unlike most books that are part of a continuing …

Shadow Puppets, by Orson Scott Card

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Kate Savage Have you read this book? About a year and a half ago, I attended a remarkable and moving event. A friend of mine, Naomi Lipton, had been suffering from infrequent and mysterious seizures for …

The Dark Wing, by Walter H. Hunt

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Kate Savage Have you read this book? I met Walter H. Hunt at a science fiction convention (Readercon) in 2002. He had the good fortune of receiving praise first hand from the reviewer for Analog for …

Animist, by Eve Forward

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lisa DuMond Have you read this book? Fantasy series that can be enjoyed by young adults and, well, adult adults are few and far between, fewer still are the ones that are well done. With the Animist, …

Soldiers Live, by Glen Cook

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? Glen Cook has done it again. You can tell, when you see that name and the words ‘Black Company’ on a novel, that you are in for a good time. …

Factoring Humanity, by Robert J. Sawyer

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1998 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? Sawyer makes a valiant attempt to write a science fiction story that is as much about real human relationships as it is about science. While this is a …

Dragon Weather, by Lawrence Watt-Evans

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1999 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? Watt-Evans frequently posts on a newsgroup I read, so when I saw that he had a new release out, I figured I’d buy it even though I was unfamiliar …

Water Sleeps, by Glen Cook

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Fraser Ronald Have you read this book? By the way, if you’ve never read the Black Company, crawl out from under your rock and get a start with the first novel, the Black Company. If you’re already …

Cosmonaut Keep, by Ken MacLeod

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2001 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Aaron M. Renn Have you read this book? Perhaps it was inevitable that my ever escalating expectations for MacLeod’s books would eventually get the best of me. I enjoyed Cosmonaut Keep, but not nearly to the …

Once, by James Herbert

Genre: Horror Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Paul Kane Have you read this book? ‘Once…upon…a…death…’ For almost 30 years now James Herbert has been trying to scare us senseless. Ever since the publication of The Rats in the early 70s, he’s been at the …

Night Lamp, by Jack Vance

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 1996 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Richard R. Horton Have you read this book? Night Lamp is Science Fiction in Vance’s most familiar style, elegantly written, full of ironic bits, often downright funny, portraying at least three complex social structures based on …

Chimera, by Will Shetterly

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates Published: 2000 Reviewer Rating: Book Review by Richard R. Horton Have you read this book? Will Shetterly’s novel Chimera mixes together a few fairly familiar SF themes: human/animal combinations, artificial intelligences, the issue rights for both of the above, and a somewhat balkanized …