LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff – Spoiler Free Review

Title: LIFEL1K3 Author: Jay Kristoff Series Name: Lifelike Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication Date: May 29th, 2018 Pages: 398 (Paperback) Publishers: Allen & Unwin Rating: On a floating junkyard beneath a radiation sky, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Eve isn’t looking for secrets—she’s too busy looking over her shoulder. The robot gladiator she’s just spent six months building has been … Continue reading LIFEL1K3 by Jay Kristoff – Spoiler Free Review

Record of a Spaceborn Few by Becky Chambers – Spoiler Free Review

Title: Record of a Spaceborn Few Author: Becky Chambers Series Name: Wayfarers Genre: Adult Sci-Fi Publication Date: July 31st, 2018 Pages: 400 (Paperback) Publishers: Hachette Australia Rating: From the ground, we stand. From our ship, we live. By the stars, we hope The incredible new novel by Becky Chambers, author of the belovedThe Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet. Centuries after … Continue reading Record of a Spaceborn Few by Becky Chambers – Spoiler Free Review

Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel – Spoiler Free Review

Title: Sleeping Giants Author: Sylvain Neuvel Series Name: Themis Files Genre: Adult Sci-Fi Publication Date: Oct 20th, 2016 Pages: 320 (Hardcover) Publishers: Del Rey Rating: The Themis Files is a deeply human story about a world-changing alien discovery. 17 years ago, a young girl named Rose fell through the ground in the Black Hills and found herself in an underground chamber filled … Continue reading Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel – Spoiler Free Review

The Golden Fountain by Zuheb Alep – DNF review

Title: The Golden Fountain Author: Zuheb Alep Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy Publication Date: Feb 28th, 2018 Pages: 320 (Paperback) Publishers: Troubador Publishing Ltd Rating: No rating The Golden Fountain is the story of a twelve-year old Benjamin, a rebellious boy whose fierce desire to become a leader is threatened by the children disappearing around his city. The citizens of the … Continue reading The Golden Fountain by Zuheb Alep – DNF review

A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers – Mini Spoiler Free Review

Title: A Closed and Common Orbit Author: Becky Chambers Series Name: Wayfarers Genre: Adult Sci-Fi Publication Date: Oct 20th, 2016 Pages: 365 (Paperback) Publishers: Hodder & Stoughton Rating: Lovelace was once merely a ship's artificial intelligence. When she wakes up in an new body, following a total system shut-down and reboot, she has no memory of what came before. As Lovelace learns … Continue reading A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers – Mini Spoiler Free Review

A Tale of Two Murders by Heather Redmond – Spoiler Free Review

Title: A Tale of Two Murders Author: Heather Redmond Series Name: A Dickens of a Crime Genre: Historical Mystery Publication Date: July 21st, 2018 Pages: 320 (Hardcover) Publishers: Kensington Publishing Corporation Rating: On the eve of the Victorian era, London has a new sleuth . . .  In the winter of 1835, young Charles Dickens is a journalist on the rise at … Continue reading A Tale of Two Murders by Heather Redmond – Spoiler Free Review

The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson – DNF review

Title: The Kiss of Deception Author: Mary E. Pearson Series Name: The Remnant Chronicles  Genre: YA Fantasy Publication Date: July 8th, 2014 Pages: 486 (Paperback) Publishers: Henry Holt Rating: She flees on her wedding day. She steals ancient documents from the Chancellor’s secret collection. She is pursued by bounty hunters sent by her own father. She is Princess Lia, seventeen, First Daughter … Continue reading The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson – DNF review