Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Day Zero by C. Robert Cargill

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. It’s a day like any other. Except . . . the world is about to end. It’s on this day that Pounce, … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Day Zero by C. Robert Cargill

Book Review: Winter’s Orbit by Everina Maxell

Summary: While the Iskat Empire has long dominated the system through treaties and political alliances, several planets, including Thea, have begun to chafe under Iskat's rule. When tragedy befalls Imperial Prince Taam, his Thean widower, Jainan, is rushed into an arranged marriage with Taam's cousin, the disreputable Kiem, in a bid to keep the rising … Continue reading Book Review: Winter’s Orbit by Everina Maxell

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Galaxy, and the Ground Within by Becky Chambers

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. With no water, no air, and no native life, the planet Gora is unremarkable. The only thing it has going for it … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: The Galaxy, and the Ground Within by Becky Chambers

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Victories Greater Than Death by Charlie Jane Anders

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. A thrilling adventure set against an intergalactic war with international bestselling author Charlie Jane Anders at the helm in her YA debut—think … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: Victories Greater Than Death by Charlie Jane Anders

Book Review: Bonds of Brass by Emily Skrutskie

Summary: A young pilot risks everything to save his best friend--the man he trusts most and might even love--only to learn that he's secretly the heir to a brutal galactic empire. Ettian Nassun's life was shattered when the merciless Umber Empire invaded. He's spent seven years putting himself back together under its rule, joining an … Continue reading Book Review: Bonds of Brass by Emily Skrutskie

Can’t-Wait Wednesday: A Desolation Called Peace by Arkady Martine

Can’t-Wait Wednesday, aka Waiting on Wednesday, is a weekly meme originating from Jill at Breaking the Spine and now hosted by Wishful Endings. If you’re interested in participating, stop by Wishful Endings to link up your posts. A Desolation Called Peace is the spectacular space opera sequel to Arkady Martine's genre-reinventing Hugo and Nebula finalist debut, A Memory Called Empire. An … Continue reading Can’t-Wait Wednesday: A Desolation Called Peace by Arkady Martine

Book Review: Aurora Blazing by Jessie Mihalik

Summary: Bianca von Hasenberg did her duty for High House von Hasenberg and ended up trapped in a terrible marriage. When her husband dies unexpectedly and leaves her a happy widow, she vows never to marry again. Instead, she uses her connections to save other young women. Information is power and Bianca has a network … Continue reading Book Review: Aurora Blazing by Jessie Mihalik

Book Review: Rebel by Krista D. Ball #SciFiMonth

Summary: Trust is the rarest of commodities. From the moment she stepped onboard Liberty’s Pleasure, Rebecca St. Martins knew something was off. Before she could sound the alarm, she was kidnapped and pulled into a conspiracy that made her question every single relationship she’d made. Even as Rebecca questioned, she looked around at her co-captives … Continue reading Book Review: Rebel by Krista D. Ball #SciFiMonth

Book Review: Redshirts by John Scalzi #SciFiMonth

Summary: Ensign Andrew Dahl has just been assigned to the Universal Union Capital Ship Intrepid, flagship of the Universal Union since the year 2456. It’s a prestige posting, and Andrew is thrilled all the more to be assigned to the ship’s Xenobiology laboratory.Life couldn’t be better…until Andrew begins to pick up on the fact that:(1) … Continue reading Book Review: Redshirts by John Scalzi #SciFiMonth

DNF Book Review: The Many-Colored Land by Julian May #SciFiMonth

Summary: In the year 2034, Theo Quderian, a French physicist, made an amusing but impractical discovery: the means to use a one-way, fixed-focus time warp that opened into a place in the Rhone River valley during the idyllic Pliocene Epoch, six million years ago. But, as time went on, a certain usefulness developed. The misfits … Continue reading DNF Book Review: The Many-Colored Land by Julian May #SciFiMonth