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Nexus

I've been suffering a bit of a reading slump of late. I've got plenty of awesome material to pick from and a complete and utter lack of motivation to …

Throne of the Crescent Moon

It's always an interesting experience to sit down and try to write a review on a debut novel. There are numerous questions that always raise their …

March In Country

I recently received the latest Vampire Earth novel in the mail and realized I hadn't yet reviewed MARCH IN COUNTRY. It's been a while since the novel …

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To The Horror Of Global Warming Alarmists, Global Cooling Is Here

Around 1250 A.D., historical records show, ice packs began showing up farther south in the North Atlantic. Glaciers also began expanding on Greenland, soon to threaten Norse settlements on the island. From 1275 to 1300 A.D., glaciers began expanding more broadly, according to radiocarbon dating of …

BOOK REVIEW: Extinction Point by Paul Antony Jones

<b>REVIEW SUMMARY:</b> A terrifying apocalypse for monster fans and survivalists that loses reader interest through plot holes and a weak main character.<p><b>MY</b> …

"Libromancer: Book 1 Magic Ex Libris" by Jim C. Hines (Reviewed by Cindy Hannikman)

Visit Jim. C. Hines Official Website Here<p>Read FBC's review of Hines' Stepsister Scheme here<p><i>Isaac Vainio is a Libriomancer, a member of the secret</i> …

Necessary Evil

Wow. Just...wow.<p>One of my biggest disappointments when the 2013 Hugo Award nominations were announced was the absence of Ian Tregillis' THE COLDEST …

"The Garden of Stones," by Mark T. Barnes

This fantasy is book 1 of the Echoes of Empire series. In-depth world-building and an ambitious story arc make this a recommended read for lovers of …

"Incarnation" by Emma Cornwall (Reviewed by Cindy Hannikman)

<i>In the steampunk world of Victorian London, a beautiful vampire seeks out the author of Dracula–to set the record straight . . . If one is to believe</i> …

Callahan’s Crosstime Saloon, by Spider Robinson

Callahan’s Crosstime Saloon, by Spider Robinson<p>published in 1977<p>where I got it: purchased used<p>I suppose Spider Robinson wasn’t the first guy who …

“The Rithmatist” by Brandon Sanderson (Reviewed by Casey Blair)

Order “<i>The Rithmatist</i>” HERE<p>Read <b>An Excerpt</b> HERE<p><i>The Rithmatist</i> (published <b>May 14, 2013</b> via Tor Teen) is a new YA fantasy with a steampunk flavor by</b> …

BOOK REVIEW: Shield of Sea and Space by Erin Hoffman

<b>REVIEW SUMMARY:</b> A satisfying conclusion to the <b>Chaos Knight Trilogy</b>.<p><b>MY RATING:</b><p><b>BRIEF SYNOPSIS:</b> Vidarian rallies his allies to oppose the monstrous …

Review: Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson

<b>Blue Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson</b><p><b>Published : Bantam Spectra (1996), HarperCollins/Voyager(1996)</b><p><b>Series : Book 3 of the Mars Trilogy</b><p><b>Awards Won : Hugo</b> …

"Fire with Fire" by Charles Gannon (Reviewed by Liviu Suciu)

<i>"Original trade paperback. New Science Fiction Thriller Series! An agent for a spy organization uncovers an alien alliance in nearby interstellar</i> …

The Diviner, by Melanie Rawn

The Diviner, by Melanie Rawn<p>published in 2011<p>where I got it: purchased new<p>Whatever you expect this book to be, or to be about, it isn’t. The blurb on …

BOOK REVIEW: The Shattered Pillars by Elizabeth Bear

<b>REVIEW SUMMARY:</b> A strong continuation if the <b>Eternal Sky</b> series, building on the already considerable strengths of <b>Range of Ghosts</b>.<p><b>MY RATING:</b><p><b>BRIEF</b> …

Warbound

WARBOUND is the third entry in New York Times Bestselling Author, Larry Correia's urban fantasy epic, Grimnoir Chronicles. Though Larry has suggested …

“Silence” by Michelle Sagara (Reviewed by Casey Blair)

Order “<i>Silence</i>” HERE<p>Read <b>An Excerpt</b> HERE<p>I admit, when I saw that <b>Michelle Sagara’s</b> <i>Silence</i> was the first of a series named “The Queen of the Dead” of …

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Forge of Darkness

You all know how big a fan I am of Steven Erikson. He single-handedly changed my views on the Fantasy genre, and he has written some of my favorite …

Necessary Evil by Ian Tregillis (Reviewed by Mihir Wanchoo)

<b>ANALYSIS:</b> With this being the last book of the <b>Milkweed Triptych trilogy</b>, I was very, very eager to read it. After finishing <i>The Coldest War</i>, the …

Shattered Pillars - Elizabeth Bear

<i>Range of Ghosts</i> was one of the best books I've read last year. Bear's attempt to show what epic fantasy can be if you strip away the sexism, overused …

Scourge of the Betrayer, by Jeff Salyards

Scourge of the Betrayer, by Jeff Salyards<p>published in 2012<p>where I got it: received review copy via the author (Thanks Jeff!)<p>I read plenty of fantasy, …

A Once Crowded Sky

I've read comics since I was a kid but I could hardly be called a devoted fan. I've always found it too difficult to keep up with the individual arcs …

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The Machine God by Meilin Miranda (Reviewed by Mihir Wanchoo)

<b>Order Black Mercury HERE</b><p><b>Order The Kaiser Affair HERE</b><p><b>Order The Machine God HERE</b><p><b>Read FBC's Review of Lovers And Beloveds</b> <b><br>Read Melissa's Review of The</b> …

"Promise of Blood" by Brian McClellan (Reviewed by Liviu Suciu)

<i>"The Age of Kings is dead . . . and I have killed it.</i><p><i>It's a bloody business overthrowing a king...</i><p><i>Field Marshal Tamas' coup against his king sent</i> …

I Travel By Night

If you don't know by now, let me be clear: I love Subterranean Press. Simply put, the quality of the books they put out are nothing short of amazing. …

Review: Ethan of Athos by Lois McMaster Bujold

<b>Ethan of Athos by Lois McMaster Bujold</b><p><b>Published: Baen, 1986</b><p><b>Series: Vorkosigan Saga (order is debateable)</b><p><b>The Book:</b><p><i>“Ethan</i> <i>Urquhart</i> <i>is a head reproductive</i> …