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Science Fiction

The Loneliest Girl In The Universe

THE LONELIEST GIRL IN THE UNIVERSE Written by Lauren James Published by Harper Teen, July 3, 2018 My star rating: 4 stars THE SYNOPSIS: The daughter of two astronauts, Romy Silvers is no stranger to life in space. But she... Continue Reading →


Only Human

ONLY HUMAN by Sylvain Neuvel Published by Del Rey Books, May 1, 2018 My star rating: 3.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: In her childhood, Rose Franklin accidentally discovered a giant metal hand buried beneath the ground outside Deadwood, South Dakota. As... Continue Reading →

Top 5 Science Fiction

If you would have told me 10 years ago that my favourite genre would be science fiction, I straight up would have laughed in your face. Back then, science fiction wasn't even on my radar. But now, it's something I... Continue Reading →

Introduction to Science Fiction #2

Welcome to part 2 of the Introduction to Science Fiction. I had a great response from people saying that the last post was helpful. So many people want to take that step into science fiction and don't know where to... Continue Reading →


LIFEL1K3 Written by Jay Kristoff Published by Knopf, May 29, 2018 My star rating: 5 stars (is anyone surprised?) THE SYNOPSIS: On a floating junkyard beneath a radiation sky, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Eve isn’t looking... Continue Reading →

Introduction to Science Fiction #1

Over the last few years, science fiction has quickly become one of my all time favourite genres. But, I never used to read it AT ALL. Shocking, I know! I always assumed that Science Fiction would be a lot like... Continue Reading →

The Final Six

THE FINAL SIX Written by Alexandra Monir Published by Harper Teen, March 6, 2018 My star rating: 2.75 stars THE SYNOPSIS: When Leo, an Italian championship swimmer, and Naomi, a science genius from California, are two of the twenty-four teens... Continue Reading →

Red Rising

RED RISING Written by Pierce Brown Published by Del Rey, January 28, 2014 My star rating: 4.5 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow... Continue Reading →

Honor Among Thieves

HONOR AMONG THIEVES Written by Rachel Caine and Ann Aguirre Published by Katherine Tegan Books, February 13, 2018 My star rating: 3.75 stars THE SYNOPSIS: Petty criminal Zara Cole has a painful past that’s made her stronger than most, which... Continue Reading →

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