Science Fiction & Fantasy

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“Mather’s chaotic scenes that place Del in life-threatening situations, and of which she expertly extricates herself, are well written and page turning.”

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A touch lighter on the hard science of space flight and a lot heavier on intrigue, new and old readers will find themselves quickly immersed in this complex alternate hist

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The Patient is a narrative of slowly building horror that will grip the reader with a continuous set of shivers.”

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This is the authors’ third book taking place in a fictional community in America called Night Vale, where ghosts, angels, aliens, and government conspiracies are adroitly brought to life.

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“fans of the series will absolutely delight in the final installation in Scalzi’s epic space opera trilogy.” 

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Bitter Pill has a strong plot that keeps the pages turning, but it’s the insightful studies of evil—Carlos, Lynch, and Chester—that make the book memorable.”

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Quantic holds the pacing taut and sustains the tension for 270 pages before finally revealing the truth.

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“Reality isn’t what it appears to be. Our perception of reality is a construction of the brain, and science is achieving what decades ago seemed impossible.”

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“With affable characters intelligently written, it is the world-building that sets this book apart from the usual fare.”

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In the second of The Locked Tomb Trilogy books, Harrowhark Nonagesimus returns, having successfully consumed her cavalier and ascended to Lyctorhood. Well, almost successfully.

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“If Jin Yong’s story continues to grow richer as it progresses, by the end it will pack an impressive punch.”

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And I Do Not Forgive You is uneven, but where it shines, it’s wonderful.”

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“This book is quite entertaining. It is literally a page-turner and a very successful whodunnit.”

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Anyone is a powerful thrill ride—spellbinding, breathtaking, and thoughtful.

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Boys of Alabama is a beautiful book that carries the reader along on a tide of rich, eloquent language.”

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Finna is a great story. It’s engaging, sometimes wrenching, and a complete epic in miniature.”

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“These Southern Stepford wives will match Scarlett O’Hara for sheer determination and surpass Buffy the Vampire Slayer with their courage, while giving the reader an unexpected ironic chuck

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“Carlaftes’s compendium is a hysterical and delightful excursion into the American presidency from the time Andrew Jackson dove into the River Styx to avoid the Grim Reaper until President

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“Okorafor’s future world, built out of real cultures and fully realized characters, should establish a new standard for science fiction in the 21st century.”

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This is the second book of the series that started with Foundryside, one of the best fantasies of 2018.

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“When a dangerous trick goes awry one evening and threatens to kill her, Thalia unexpectedly shape-shifts.

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The plot is unexceptional, but it is an easy, fun enough story to divert the reader for a few hours.”

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The world of fantasy is alive with short fiction, and those wild-growing stories are bundled together by a league of anthologists who carefully arrange tales by theme.

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“This is top rate action/adventure horror with the right amount of humanity to keep the reader’s attention from cover to cover.”

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Anthologies are purpose-driven books. Some collect the best works of a given year; others take up a single idea and spin it out in myriad directions.

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