Science Fiction & Fantasy


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Book Reviews: February 2018

This month, LaShawn M. Wanak reviews the short story collection Starlings by Jo Walton, the novella collection The Tangled Lands by Paolo Bacigalupi and Tobias S. Buckell, and the novel The Fairies of Sadieville by Alex Bledsoe.


Book Reviews: January 2018

This month Christie Yant reviews new novellas from, including Beneath the Sugar Sky, by Seanan McGuire, Mandelbrot the Magnificent, by Liz Ziemskaand, and The Murders of Molly Southbourne, by Tade Thompson.


Book Reviews: December 2017

This month, Amal El-Mohtar reviews the conclusion of Fran Wilde’s Bone Universe trilogy, Horizon. She also takes a look at the new novella The Only Harmless Great Thing, by Brooke Bolander.


Book Reviews: November 2017

This month, LaShawn Wanak reviews The Emerald Circus by Jane Yolen, The Overneath by Peter S. Beagle, and Terminal Alliance by Jim C. Hines.


Book Reviews: October 2017

This month, Christie Yant reviews Kat Howard’s An Unkindness of Magicians and Daryl Gregory’s Spoonbenders.


Book Reviews: September 2017

This month, Amal El-Mohtar takes a look at Theodora Goss’ new novel The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter and The Refrigerator Monologues by Catherynne Valente.


Book Reviews: August 2017

This month, LaShawn M. Wanak explores the nature of caretakers in The Sum of Us anthology, takes a trip back to The River Bank in a sequel to The Wind in the Willows, and gets turned into an emotional wreck by N.K. Jemisin’s The Stone Sky.


Book Reviews: July 2017

This month, Andrew Liptak takes a look at Skullsworn, by Brian Staveley, and Spellbreaker, by Blake Charlton.


Book Review: June 2017

The month, Amal El-Mohtar gives an in-depth look at Lara Donnelly’s novel Amberlough.


Book Reviews: May 2017

This month LaShawn M. Wanak reviews the first season of Tremontaine, a serial projected created by Ellen Kushner and freshly collected by Saga Press. She also dives into Maurice Broaddus’ new novella, Buffalo Soldier, and Ellen Klages’ Wicked Wonders.