“Like Semiosis, this novel is a rich and engaging exploration of different forms of intelligent life and how they might think and act.”
“Anyone is a mostly satisfying read that will keep you turning pages into the night.”
“an exciting tapestry of love, loss, bittersweet melancholy, and adrenalin pumping action.”
“Wilson has fashioned a good follow up to Crichton’s Andromeda Strain. It’s a fast read and well-constructed.
“In this entry in the series, the characters are at their most human, touching as it does on that one condition every person secretly fears, the loss of self.”
“Although the painterly art style and attention to environmental detail provide much to admire visually, narratively this is yet another joyless and bloody tale of a man sent on a rampage o
“The story is great fun, full of biting (no pun intended) satire, sharp irony, and witty one-liners, with a well-written storyline that calls for an Action Hero, such as ‘Bruce Willis in a
“an entertainingly vivid, blood-soaked, sexually charged page turner.”
“Hints of magic and the dark atmosphere of an isolated island create a compelling environment for a mystery.”
“As all good stories do, The Starless Sea immerses the reader in romance and adventure before finally arriving at a heart-warming, enchanting ending . . .”
“Ta-Nehisi Coates has long been among America’s most clear-eyed scholars of race and racism. The Water Dancer is a masterpiece built within that clarity.
“As the turbulent events of the Jin-Song Wars gather speed, the scope of the story is poised to expand far beyond a simple tale of filial vengeance.”
“Hidden and Visible Realms does make for pleasurable and fast reading.
“Invigoratingly engaging from start to finish, Nicholas Meyer has yet again created a fresh take on an old genre.”
“The Ascent to Godhood is definitively not to be missed.”
“While The Testaments drops some of its political threads, it’s a wonderfully-written, absorbing novel.
“What makes Ninth House authentic is Bardugo's ability to mix the supernatural with everyday humanity and make it seem perfectly normal.”
"‘Books have songs, songs have stories, and then there are humans at the heart of the jumbled mess.’"
“Bob Proehl’s The Nobody People is a thought-provoking exploration of what it is like to be an extraordinarily gifted somebody in a world filled with average but paranoid and bigot
“The long-awaited third novel of the Relic series is here.
“Gorgeous graphics and a neat idea cannot save what eventually becomes a tragically flawed effort.”
“In the end the mind-blowing art can’t save a book that fails to deliver on the promise of its premise.”
“Brief and beautiful, Druillet’s genius shines through in this madcap adventure across post-apocalyptic wastes.”
“The final playing-out of the struggle for the future of Xibalba and the mortal world is satisfyingly both personal and mythic, in a way that rings true to the principles of the cosmology f
“Gideon the Ninth is a whirlwind of dark fantasy and dark humor, all wrapped up in sarcastic, delightfully sapphic Gideon Nav.