Audiobook Review: Exo by Fonda Lee

Exo by Fonda Lee My rating: 4 of 5 stars It’s been a century of peace since Earth became a colony of an alien race with far reaches into the galaxy. Some die-hard extremists still oppose alien rule on Earth, but Donovan Reyes isn’t one of them. His dad holds the prestigious position of Prime … Continue reading Audiobook Review: Exo by Fonda Lee

ARC Review: The First 7 by Laura Pohl

The First 7 by Laura Pohl My rating: 5 of 5 stars Clover Martinez and the Last Teenagers on Earth are busy exploring the galaxy after leaving earth behind...even if they are homesick. So when their ship receives a distress signal from their former home, they hope against hope that it means that there are … Continue reading ARC Review: The First 7 by Laura Pohl

ARC Review: Artifact One Volume 1 by J.T. Krul, Vince Hernandez & Romina Moranelli

Artifact One Volume 1 by J.T. Krul My rating: 4 of 5 stars Introducing Remi, a young and energetic explorer and relic hunter, whose boundless curiosity leads to a startling discovery beyond anything she could have imagined! Along with her alchemist father, Remi works in secret, away from the prying eyes of the ruling clerics … Continue reading ARC Review: Artifact One Volume 1 by J.T. Krul, Vince Hernandez & Romina Moranelli

ARC Review: The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler

The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler My rating: 3 of 5 stars When Jo steps onto planet Tau Ceti e for the first time, she’s ready to put the past behind her and begin again. After all, as a pioneer, she has the job of helping build a new home away from Earth. But underneath the … Continue reading ARC Review: The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler

ARC Review: I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi

I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi My rating: 4 of 5 stars News stations across the country are reporting mysterious messages that Earth has been receiving from a planet—Alma—claiming to be its creator. If they’re being interpreted correctly, in seven days Alma will hit the kill switch on their “colony” Earth. … Continue reading ARC Review: I Hope You Get This Message by Farah Naz Rishi

ARC Review: Honor Among Thieves by Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre

Honor Among Thieves by Rachel Caine My rating: 5 of 5 stars Petty criminal Zara Cole has a painful past that’s made her stronger than most, which is why she chose life in New Detroit instead of moving with her family to Mars. In her eyes, living inside a dome isn’t much better than a … Continue reading ARC Review: Honor Among Thieves by Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre

ARC Review: An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Carls just appeared. Coming home from work at three a.m., twenty-three-year-old April May stumbles across a giant sculpture. Delighted by its appearance and craftsmanship - like a ten-foot-tall Transformer wearing a suit of samurai armour - April and her friend Andy … Continue reading ARC Review: An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green

ARC Review: The Last 8 by Laura Pohl

The Last 8 by Laura Pohl My rating: 4 of 5 stars Clover Martinez has always been a survivor, which is the only reason she isn't among the dead when aliens invade and destroy Earth as she knows it. When Clover hears an inexplicable radio message, she's shocked to learn there are other survivors—and that … Continue reading ARC Review: The Last 8 by Laura Pohl

Podcasts for Readers #11: The Strange Case of Starship Iris

Hello everyone - back with something magical! The Strange Case of Starship Iris Episodes: 10 (30-40 mins) Status: season 1 just finished Genres: science fiction, mystery, space fantasy Is it gay? Hella; also, what is gender? Ships? There is an established adorable side couple, and a sapphic main couple to cheer for Short take? In … Continue reading Podcasts for Readers #11: The Strange Case of Starship Iris

ARC Review: The Stone’s Heart by Jessica Thorne

The Stone's Heart by Jessica Thorne My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Something evil is gathering power in the kingdom. It knows the secrets in your heart, and nobody is safe… Petra Kel – young and headstrong – has been named General of the Queen’s Guard. But while Petra’s head may be in rebuilding the war-torn … Continue reading ARC Review: The Stone’s Heart by Jessica Thorne

ARC Review: Nightingale by Amy Lukavics

Nightingale by Amy Lukavics My rating: 1.5 of 5 stars At seventeen, June Hardie is everything a young woman in 1951 shouldn't be - independent, rebellious, a dreamer. June longs to travel, to attend college and to write the dark science fiction stories that consume her waking hours. But her parents only care about making June … Continue reading ARC Review: Nightingale by Amy Lukavics

ARC Review: Prism Stalker, Vol. 1 by Sloane Leong

Prism Stalker, Vol. 1 by Sloane Leong My rating: 3 of 5 stars Release date: September 11, 2018 Far from the border of colonized space, a newly discovered planet teems violently with strange psychic life and puzzling telekinetic ecology. Vep, a refugee raised away from her devastated home planet as an indentured citizen in a … Continue reading ARC Review: Prism Stalker, Vol. 1 by Sloane Leong

ARC Review: Nyxia Unleashed by Scott Reintgen

Nyxia Unleashed by Scott Reintgen My rating: 4 of 5 stars Emmett Atwater thought Babel’s game sounded easy. Get points. Get paid. Go home. But it didn’t take long for him to learn that Babel’s competition was full of broken promises, none darker or more damaging than the last one. Now Emmett and the rest … Continue reading ARC Review: Nyxia Unleashed by Scott Reintgen

Podcasts for Readers #1: Wolf 359

Hello and welcome to the first in what will be a monthly (for now) spotlight posts on podcasts that would be perfect for book readers. The idea for this sprang from my love for books and audio dramas - if you love listening to audiobooks, you are ready for the world of podcasts. (Actually for … Continue reading Podcasts for Readers #1: Wolf 359

ARC Review: World Reader Vol. 1 by Jeff Loveness, Juan Doe

World Reader Vol. 1 by Jeff Loveness My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Meet Sarah, an astronaut traveling from dead planet to dead planet, talking to the ghosts of the dead worlds...as she fights to discover the secret that’s killing the universe. But Death doesn't give up its secrets so easily, and as Death hunts … Continue reading ARC Review: World Reader Vol. 1 by Jeff Loveness, Juan Doe