science fiction

Archetype by M.D. Waters: Book Review & Giveaway


Archetype by M.D. Waters is Book #1 of a genre-bending duology. Normally we try to review a novel as close to its publication date as possible; however, we’re making an exception in this case. Archetype has just been released in trade paperback form to herald the coming of Book #2, Prototype, later this month. This […]

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The Buried Life by Carrie Patel: Dystopian Mystery Review & Giveaway

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The Buried Life

2015 Update: We initially reviewed The Buried Life in Spring 2014. This is a modified version of that original review – because – the publisher offered us a copy of it for an International Giveaway to celebrate the novel being released in paperback form. Whoot! How could we resist sharing this with you? Original Review: […]

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Written in My Own Heart’s Blood by Diana Gabaldon: Outlander Continues

Written in My Own Heat's Blood

I began reading the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon in the 90’s and am a huge fan of this series. When I looked through my past reviews, I was surprised that I hadn’t reviewed any of her novels here. I suspect I didn’t because we’re so deep into the series by now. When I saw […]

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Robogenesis by Daniel H. Wilson: The Sequel to Robopocalypse Is Here


Reading a novel about robots written by someone with a Ph.D. in robotics takes that aspect of the novel to a whole new level. That was my feeling when I picked up Robopocalypse, Book #1 in this series, and I was not disappointed. Little did I know that it would become a blockbuster hit in […]

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Allegiant by Veronica Roth: How Will the Trilogy End?


Our review of Allegiant wraps up our reviews of the bestselling Divergent trilogy by Veronica Roth. I’ll admit that I almost didn’t post a review for this book – not because it isn’t good but because it contains too many spoilers for the first two books in the series. For that reason, it’s going to […]

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Insurgent by Veronica Roth: One Choice Can Transform or Destroy You


Last week we reviewed Divergent, Book #1 in the bestselling trilogy by Veronica Roth. There’s a link at the end of this review to that review for those of you who missed it. As soon as I finished reading it, I immediately began reading Insurgent, Book #2. I guess one good thing about being the […]

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