Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: My Ambitious, Out-of-This-World Spring TBR

Welcome back to Top Ten Tuesday! Once hosted by The Broke and The Bookish, it is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. It's a weekly book feature where a topical list-prompt is posted and readers respond with their top ten for that prompt. Yours truly tends to go over ten, but hey, what can a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: My Ambitious, Out-of-This-World Spring TBR

Book Review

Terminal Alliance

Title: Terminal Alliance Author: Jim C. Hines Publisher: November 2017, DAW Books Blurb: When the Krakau came to Earth, they planned to invite humanity into a growing alliance of sentient species. This would have worked out better for all involved if they hadn’t arrived after a mutated plague wiped out half the planet, turned the rest… Continue reading Terminal Alliance

Book Review

The Smoke

Title: The Smoke Author: Simon Ings Publisher: January 2019, Titan Books Blurb: Simon Ings' THE SMOKE is about love, loss and loneliness in an incomprehensible world. Humanity has been split into three different species. Mutual incomprehension has fractured the globe. As humans race to be the first of their kind to reach the stars, another Great… Continue reading The Smoke

Guest Posts/Blog Tours

Writing The Second Book in a Trilogy: A Guest Post

Hello, lovelies! It's my ultimate pleasure to welcome author Gareth L. Powell to my little corner of the internet today to share some of his wisdom and insight on writing--specifically, what it's like to write a second book in a trilogy, which Powell just did with his most recent release, Fleet of Knives, sequel to the… Continue reading Writing The Second Book in a Trilogy: A Guest Post

Waiting On Wednesday

Waiting on Wednesday: Soul of Stars

Originally hosted by Breaking the Spine, Waiting on Wednesday has now linked up with “Can’t Wait Wednesday” at Wishful Endings and it's exactly as it sounds: we post about books that haven't been published yet, but we're salivating by the time the publication date hits. This week, the book that had me panic flailing after the cover release… Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Soul of Stars

Book Review

Annex

Title: Annex Author: Rich Larson Publisher: July 2018, Orbit Books Blurb: In Rich Larson's astonishing debut Annex, only outsiders can fight off the true aliens. At first it is a nightmare. When the invaders arrive, the world as they know it is destroyed. Their friends are kidnapped. Their families are changed. Then it is a dream. With no adults… Continue reading Annex

Book Review

The Synapse Sequence

Title:  The Synapse Sequence Author: Daniel Godfrey Publisher: June 2018, Titan Books Blurb: In the near future, everyday life is dictated by algorithms, from who gets a bank loan or a job, to what supermarkets sell and which news stories you read. Even policing is run by AIs, who track patterns and predict where crimes are… Continue reading The Synapse Sequence