Lightspeed: Edited by John Joseph Adams


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Book Review: Hold Fast Through the Fire, by K.B. Wagers

This month, Chris Kluwe launches himself into military SF, reviewing <i>Hold Fast Through the Fire</i>, by K.B. Wagers. It’s a sequel, but Chris will let you know if you need to read the first book in the series before you check out this fun new novel.


Book Review: We Are Satellites, by Sarah Pinsker

LaShawn M. Wanak delves into Sarah Pinsker’s new novel, We Are Satellites, which asks a lot of questions about the role of multitasking. If you’re not sure whether you can squeeze in this book, read LaShawn’s review to see if it’s worth your undivided attention.


Book Review: The Bone Maker, by Sarah Beth Durst

This month Chris Kluwe jumps into a world of bone magic and heroism. Did he like Sarah Best Durst’s new novel The Bone Maker? Better read his review and find out!


Book Review: Spider King, by Justin C. Key

Reviewer Arley Sorg says: “Justin C. Key’s Spider King is a short, stirring read.” Want to find out what makes this serialized novella so worth reading? Check out Arley’s review!


Book Review: Victories Greater Than Death, by Charlie Jane Anders

LaShawn M. Wanak says in her new review: “It’s been a while since I read something fun. Something joyous. Charlie Jane Anders’ first venture into the YA genre, Victories Greater Than Death, did not disappoint me in that regard.” Read her review to find out more!


Book Review: Broken Fevers, by Tenea D. Johnson

Arley Sorg loves short fiction as much as you do. Let him recommend a new short fiction collection for your delectation!


Book Review: Escaping Exodus: Symbiosis, by Nicky Drayden

Chris Kluwe recommends this new novel by Nicky Drayden. Find out why!


Book Review: The Unbroken, by C.L. Clark

Do you like military fantasy? Will you like The Unbroken by C.L. Clarke? LaShawn M. Wanak reviews this new novel of colonialism and romance.


Book Review: Latinx Screams, edited by V. Castro and Cynthia Pelayo

If your taste in short fiction runs a little darker, Arley Sorg has a book for you: <i>Latinx Screams</i>, edited by V. Castro and Cynthia Pelayo.


Book Review: The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking), by Katie Mack

Most of the books we review around here are fiction, but this month Chris Kluwe decided to challenge himself by reading about astrophysics. The good news? He says you totally don’t need a math degree to enjoy <i>The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking)</i>, by Katie Mack.