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Book Review: Death’s End (Remembrance of Earth’s Past #3), by Cixin Liu

Death’s End (Remembrance of Earth’s Past #3) By: Cixin Liu Translated by: Ken Liu Published: September 20, 2016 (first published 2010) The Rundown: “Half a century after the Doomsday Battle, the uneasy balance of Dark Forest Deterrence keeps the Trisolaran invaders at bay.  Earth enjoys unprecedented prosperity due to the infusion of Trisolaran knowledge.  With…… Continue reading Book Review: Death’s End (Remembrance of Earth’s Past #3), by Cixin Liu

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Book Review: Binti (Binti #1), by Nnedi Okorafor

Binti (Binti #1) By: Nnedi Okorafor Published: September 22, 2015 The Rundown: “Her name is Binti, and she is the first of the Himba people ever to be offered a place at Oomza University, the finest institution of higher learning in the galaxy.  But to accept the offer will mean giving up her place in…… Continue reading Book Review: Binti (Binti #1), by Nnedi Okorafor

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Book Review: Ninefox Gambit (The Machineries of Empire #1), by Yoon Ha Lee

Ninefox Gambit (The Machineries of Empire #1) By: Yoon Ha Lee Published: June 14, 2016 The Rundown: “Captain Kel Cheris of the hexarchate is disgraced for using unconventional methods in a battle against heretics.  Kel Command gives her the opportunity to redeem herself by retaking the Fortress of Scattered Needles, a star fortress that has…… Continue reading Book Review: Ninefox Gambit (The Machineries of Empire #1), by Yoon Ha Lee

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Book Review: The Collapsing Empire (The Interdependency #1), by John Scalzi

The Collapsing Empire (The Interdependency #1) By: John Scalzi Published: March 21, 2017 The Rundown: “Our universe is ruled by physics and faster-than-light travel is not possible—until the discovery of The Flow, an extra-dimensional field we can access at certain points in space-time that transport us to other worlds, around other stars.  Humanity flows away…… Continue reading Book Review: The Collapsing Empire (The Interdependency #1), by John Scalzi

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Book Review: Carve the Mark (Carve the Mark #1), by Veronica Roth

Carve the Mark (Carve the Mark #1) By: Veronica Roth Published: January 17, 2017 The Rundown: “Cyra is the sister of a brutal tyrant who rules the Shotet people.  Cyra’s currentgift gives her pain and power—something her brother exploits, using her to torture his enemies.  But Cyra is much more than just a blade in…… Continue reading Book Review: Carve the Mark (Carve the Mark #1), by Veronica Roth