What a strange and wonderful book this is. Mashup is a collection of stories, as the title indicates, based on famous first lines.
“Science fiction, noir, and dystopia wrapped into a highly entertaining, and well-crafted novel that is hard to put down.”
The Regional Office is one part pre-crime from Minority Report, one part Division from La Femme Nikita, and a smattering of mostly off-stage scifi and fantasy.
If the revival of short-form fiction brings us more fun books like The Absconded Ambassador, it will have been worth it.
Have you ever wanted to be a character in your own book? Leah Tang has been one.
“We all in different dreams, everybody in the whole world.
“a classic noir mystery that is wrapped inside an alt-history golden age science fiction setting.”
Neverboy is one of the strangest comics miniseries around, but it is compellingly whimsical, sad, and hopeful.
Going into Press Start to Play, one may be a bit hesitant: Hmmm . . . science fiction stories about video games?
The following words constitute a review of the new novel Welcome to Night Vale. The review is not about Welcome to Night Vale. It is totally about it and is for your enjoyment.
“. . . the ideas presented in this book are wild and woolly and well worth committing to the page. . . .
“The latest graphic novel from Doug TenNapel proves once again that a full story can be told in pictures, and that it can be as affecting and detailed as it could be in book form. . . .
Although the straightforward, no frills western genre seems to exist only in today’s paperback market, where the proliferation of the “weird” western tableau is visible everywhere.
This strong and varied anthology deserves a different title, one whose first part will not be confused with Geraldine Brooks’ novel of the same name.
This is a world where calories are more precious than gold—where crops are engineered sterile by the titans of the industry, and the side effects of their genetic mistakes afflict the world at larg
A girl, her fiddle, and a quest to save her family at what might be the end of the world in 2041—what more could one ask for in a book? Well, what about love?
July 1913 was the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. Fifty-four thousand white veterans from both sides of the battle met in what was called the Encampment.