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Third Messenger

by John M. Murray

Both contemplative and thrilling, this biotech story of a discovery in the jungle holds attention through its twists and turns. Ellsworth James’s biomedical thriller "Third Messenger" blends science fiction and science fact into a... Read More

Book Review

Reality™ 2048

by Mari Carlson

"Reality™ 2048" is an epic dystopia that warns about the dangers of consumerism. In Derek Cressman’s dystopian novel "Reality™ 2048", the future is dominated by infotainment and consumption is the name of the game. Globalia is one... Read More

Book Review

Krakenscourge

by Benjamin Welton

"Krakenscourge" is a cerebral and visceral science fiction thriller. John Graham’s "Krakenscourge" is a complicated science fiction thriller in which all of humanity is at stake. In a story that is rife with drama, Gabriel Thorn is... Read More

Book Review

Light from Other Stars

by Michelle Anne Schingler

In Erika Swyler’s glittering novel "Light from Other Stars", Nedda has sky-high dreams of following in Judith Resnik’s footsteps but finds herself subject to the reckless whims of others. In her childhood, it was Nedda’s brilliant,... Read More

Book Review

The Record Keeper

by Michelle Anne Schingler

In Agnes Gomillion’s gripping science fiction debut, "The Record Keeper", Arika is born in a postwar, resource-ravaged world and is plucked from her community’s nursery for a position of power. Arika may have a warm bed, clean... Read More

Book Review

East

by Michelle Anne Schingler

Job was born just in time to watch the promise of the former United States fade definitively away. Kirk Kjeldsen’s darkly realistic postapocalyptic novel "East" begins in the small Oregon town where Job grew up—where the mines lie... Read More

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Shortcuts

by Aimee Jodoin

Parker Mills has a secret that she knows is both a gift and a burden: she is a psychic empath who senses the emotions of those around her. One of the few children born to parents who used a mysterious fertility treatment that has since... Read More

Book Review

Sync

by Michelle Anne Schingler

Plumbing the possibilities of travels through the multiverse, K. P. Kyle’s science fiction thriller "Sync" sets two ordinary people against powerful and nefarious forces. On a dark expanse of New England road, Brigid is so caught up in... Read More

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