Tag Archives: Science Fiction

The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters

The Last Policeman by Ben H. Winters (2012) 316 pages Series: Last Policeman #1 Goodreads Summary: What’s the point in solving murders if we’re all going to die soon, anyway? Detective Hank Palace has faced this question ever since asteroid … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Explorer by James Smythe

The Explorer by James Smythe (2013) 264 pages Goodreads Summary: When journalist Cormac Easton is selected to document the first manned mission into deep space, he dreams of securing his place in history as one of humanity’s great explorers. But in … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu

The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu (2013) Series: Tao #1 464 pages Goodreads Summary: When out-of-shape IT technician Roen woke up and started hearing voices in his head, he naturally assumed he was losing it. He wasn’t. He now … Continue reading

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Book Review: Saga: Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan

Saga: Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan (2012) 160 pages Goodreads Summary: When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer

The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer (2002) 380 pages Goodreads Summary: Matteo Alacran was not born; he was harvested with the DNA from El Patron, lord of a country called Opium. Can a boy who was bred to … Continue reading

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Review: Y: The Last Man

Y: The Last Man by Brian K. Vaughan (2003-2008) Goodreads Summary: “Y” is none other than unemployed escape artist Yorick Brown (his father was a Shakespeare buff), and he’s seemingly the only male human left alive after a mysterious plague … Continue reading

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Review: The Eyre Affair

The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde (2001) 374 pages Viking; 0-670-03064-3 Series: Thursday Next #1 Main Characters: Thursday Next, Acheron Hades, Mr. Rochester, Jane Eyre, Jack Schitt, Landen Parke-Laine, Pickwick, Thursday’s Dad, Braxton Hicks, … Continue reading

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