Of course as I write this I know I'm going to see more and more and more books that'll crowd my TBR and make it implode. I'm falling back in love with adult sci fi and fantasy and I couldn't be happier with the amazing books I've read this year—and there are so many highlight … Continue reading Sci Fi Friday: 21 2020 SFF Releases
Do You Dream of Terra-Two by Temi Oh 🌺🌺🌺.5 Terra-Two. A planet just like Earth. Habitable. Sustainable. A new beginning. And about to be colonized by six teenagers and six adults, who will launch into space and travel twenty-three years through deep space to reach their new home. I wanted to like this a lot more than … Continue reading Book Review: Do You Dream of Terra-Two?
The Future of Another Timeline by Annalee Newitz 🌺🌺🌺.5/5 Our pasts, presents and futures are connected. In a world where time-traveling Machines have always existed, two timelines are competing for dominance. In 2022, Tess and the Daughters of Harriet have been trying to correct the timeline against a secret society of misogynistic assholes determined to … Continue reading Book Review: The Future of Another Timeline
Sisters of the Vast Black by Lina Rather 🌺🌺🌺🌺/4 "We should go because I would want someone to come for us. We're all just scattered, lonely specks out here, unless we try to be more. We shouldn't be brutal just because the universe is." The sisters of the Our Lady of Impossible Constellations live a life of … Continue reading Book Review: Sisters of the Vast Black
Undercity by Catherine Asaro 🌺🌺🌺/5 Major Bhaajan has spent her entire life trying to escape the brutal world of the Undercity—she left when she was sixteen, joined the military and became a PI—until a suspected kidnapping of the beloved and protected prince of her home planet's ruling family draws her back in. But after the … Continue reading Book Review: Undercity
https://i.gr-assets.com/images/S/compressed.photo.goodreads.com/books/1549482799l/43459662.jpg The Gurkha and the Lord of Tuesday by Saad Z. Hossain 🌺🌺🌺🌺🌺/5 When the djinn king Melek Ahmar wakes up after millennia of imprisoned slumber, he discovers a world that is completely foreign. Melek Ahmar is joined by mountain man Bhan Gurung, an old Gurkha soldier who has shrugged off technology and the city. … Continue reading Book Review: The Gurkha and the Lord of Tuesday
Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir 💀💀💀💀💀/5 That ending! Seriously, this is my brain right now (and, alternatively, a super spoiler for the book without actually being a spoiler at all): I have no words because that ending has stolen all words from my brain and sucked them into the eternal deathful walls of the … Continue reading Book Review: Gideon the Ninth