The blurb from John Scalzi's new science fiction novel Collapsing Empire: Our universe is ruled by physics. Faster than light travel is impossible—until the discovery of The Flow, an extradimensional field available at certain points in space-time, which can take us to other planets around other stars. Riding The Flow, humanity spreads to innumerable other
All book lovers do this crazy thing. Because they love books and stories, they have a ton of books they haven't gotten around to reading. I've had Kindred by Octavia E. Butler for ages, years. Not reading Kindred as soon as I bought it was a big mistake. It turns out I love this book.
I decided to take a little trip back in time and re-read The Time Machine by H. G. Wells. I don't remember how old I was when I first read the book, but having read the as an adult, I'm surprised that as a child, I enjoyed a book with a lot of philosophy and
In Michael J. Sullivan’s book Hollow World, he tells us what the world might look like in 4013. Living in modern day Detroit, Ellis Rogers builds a time machine, finds out he has cancer, and takes off to the future to find a cure and escape domestic troubles and a boring life. Ellis intends to
Agent Books is an archivist, glorified librarian and cataloger of unusual artifacts, and Agent Braun is an unruly field agent who has trouble following rules. They have been naughty, and their superiors have demoted Agent Braun to the archives--Books and Braun are stuck with each other in the dank underground storage area that houses strange
Just the other day, I was telling my daughter that I don’t like trilogies, but they seem to find me. A debut novel and the first book in a trilogy, Red Rising by Pierce Brown is a science fiction dystopian novel set on terraformed Mars. Dystopian novels abound and some people are getting tired of