Tag: fiction

Images & Words: Möbius City Mayhem

Images & Words: Möbius Mayhem

The Cleaner is basically an independent contractor of mayhem and improvisation, sowing chaos throughout the Continuum for the benefit of only one person. Himself. Tonight’s mayhem? Avatar kidnapping and ransom.

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Revelation Space Reading Order

In what order do I read these works? With a little research I was able to map out the Revelation Space reading order.  Some of the years may not be exact, but […]

Slow Bullets

Review: Slow Bullets by Alastair Reynolds

It’s no secret that I’m an Alastair Reynolds fan.  His mixture of astrophysics, space opera, and gothic noir really scratches my space opera itch, especially his Revelation Space setting.  All of […]

Sci-Fi Short Friday: Wanderers

If you like science, space, fiction and the extrapolation/melding of the three then Wanderers may be the most amazing video you will see in a long time . . . all […]

2015 British Science Fiction Association Awards

The winners for the 2015 British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) Award, were recently announced at Eastercon Best Novel Ancillary Sword,  Ann Leckie (Orbit) Short Fiction “The Honey Trap”, Ruth EJ Booth […]

Terry Pratchett, 1948-2015

Sad news today in the publishing world.  Sir Terry Pratchett has died at the age of 66. Pratchett was the author of over 70 books, but he’s most remembered for his […]

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Iain M. Banks’ Culture Series Reading Order

With Iain M. Banks’ sudden and untimely death in 2013 I took it upon myself to gather some of his works and at last begin working through his Culture (spoilers at that link) […]

Slow River

Review: Slow River by Nicola Griffith

Let’s get this right out of the way.  Slow River is not a science fiction novel.  It’s categorize and pigeon-holed as such, but at best it’s speculative fiction, a category […]

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Review: Transcendental by James Gunn

James Gunn was never in my wheelhouse.  To be honest I’d never heard of him until sometime within the last year.  Which is odd since he is a SFWA Grand Master, […]