Tag Archives: Science Fiction

Book Review: “The Rise of Io” by Wesley Chu is Great Fun

It’s hit or miss picking books off a list of new releases. Sometimes you are just betting solely on whose PR person writes the better blurbs. With Wesley Chu’s “The Rise of Io”, however, the PR set the hook and Chu reeled me in. Continue reading Book Review: “The Rise of Io” by Wesley Chu is Great Fun

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Book Review: Amy S. Foster’s “The Rift Uprising” is Exciting Adventure

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Maybe it’s the times we live in. Maybe it’s a phase I am going through. Regardless, I have been totally wrapped up in science fiction books that are dystopian, or apocalyptic, or wrapped in government conspiracy. Amy S. Foster’s recent release, The Rift Uprising checks off a couple of those boxes, and was a great read. This is one of the books in my article on must-read sci-fi new releases. Continue reading Book Review: Amy S. Foster’s “The Rift Uprising” is Exciting Adventure

Dark Matter Review: Blake Crouch’s Book Is A Page Turning Thrill Ride

I’m a huge Michael Crichton fan. Since his death in 2008, I have been looking for a replacement for his style of high tech thriller and near future science fiction. In Blake Crouch’s Dark Matter, which was released in July of this year, I found exactly what I was looking for.
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Dark Matter Review: Blake Crouch's Book Is A Page Turning Thrill Ride

I’m a huge Michael Crichton fan. Since his death in 2008, I have been looking for a replacement for his style of high tech thriller and near future science fiction. In Blake Crouch’s Dark Matter, which was released in July of this year, I found exactly what I was looking for.
Continue reading Dark Matter Review: Blake Crouch's Book Is A Page Turning Thrill Ride

Geekly Humpday: 7 Reasons We Love The Star Trek Reboots 

 

In one short day, Star Trek: Beyond will be coming out in theaters and we got to thinking – what made us fall in love with the first two Star Treks films in JJ Abrams’ rebooted series?

Welcome to the Geekly Humpday, mine & Josiah’s weekly segment to bring you what’s on our minds and a little something to help get you through the Wednesday work day. 

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All The Birds In The Sky Review – Science Fiction and Fantasy Delight

A couple of weeks ago, two things happened almost simultaneously, as if by….magic. I found the recently released book, “All The Birds in The Sky” by Charlie Jane Anders, and I stumbled on SYFY’s new original show “The Magicians”. I plowed through both of them, which led to me being able to do something else new. For the first time ever, I am using the same paragraph to start two separate articles. Cross that baby off the bucket list.

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