Category Archives: science fiction

Book Review: The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

Title: The Book Strange New Things Author: Michel Faber Genre: Science fiction Publisher: Hogarth Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher Number of pages: 512 First line: “I was going to say something,” he said. Goodreads … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Martian by Andy Weir; The Three by Sarah Lotz; and A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Title: The Martian Author: Andy Weir Genre: Science fiction Publisher: Crown Publishers Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 369 First line: I’m pretty much f*cked. Goodreads blurb: Six days ago, … Continue reading

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MIni-reviews: The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien; Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau; and The Never List by Koethi Zan

Title: The Lord of the Rings Author: J.R.R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: E-book copy from my personal library Number of pages: 1032 First line: This book is largely concerned with … Continue reading

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