“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.
"‘Books have songs, songs have stories, and then there are humans at the heart of the jumbled mess.’"
“What makes Ninth House authentic is Bardugo's ability to mix the supernatural with everyday humanity and make it seem perfectly normal.”
“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.
“The Warehouse reads as a treatise against the evils of big corporations and rampant capitalism.”
“There are few works of sci-fi today that put readers on the edge of their seats as well as giving them food for thought, and Birmingham succeeds at both.”
"Combining satire, magical realism, and Salman Rushdie’s signature vibrant prose, Quichotte has twists and turns that linger long after the final page."
“The Gurkha and The Lord of Tuesday achieves immense enjoyability.
“Once you open the cover, be prepared for an evening to disappear like a werewolf with a portal ring.”
Monster Hunters Unite!
“A good book for knight versus dragon diehards but perhaps not as much for fantasy readers looking to be transported to worlds not seen before.”
Stealing Worlds is not so much a story as a manifesto for a new, technology-based economic system.
“The Grand Dark doesn’t rise above the pulpy, overwrought drama of the eponymous theater’s productions.
“Taking Early Riser into the summer reading stack will be surprisingly refreshing even though it arrives with both love and a shiver of foreboding.”
“The end result is that Johnston delivers a kick-in-the nuts, edgy, and dark book that excites on every level.”
“Etter has created that rare beast: an effective, startling poetic novel. Its story is coherent and progressive; Cassie herself is intensely sympathetic.
“Salvation Day is a terrific space thriller. Wallace is an excellent writer, and she maintains tight control over her story as it progresses.”