‘To Be Taught, If Fortunate’ by Becky Chambers – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads In the future, instead of terraforming planets to sustain human life, explorers of galaxy transform themselves. *FROM THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE WAYFARERS*  At the turn of the twenty-second century, scientists make a breakthrough in human spaceflight. Through a revolutionary method known as somaforming, astronauts can survive in hostile environments off Earth … Continue reading ‘To Be Taught, If Fortunate’ by Becky Chambers – Book Review

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‘Do You Dream of Terra-Two?’ by Temi Oh – eARC Book Review

from the blurb…A century ago, scientists theorised that a habitable planet existed in a nearby solar system. Today, ten astronauts will leave a dying Earth to find it. Four are decorated veterans of the 20th century’s space-race. And six are teenagers, graduates of the exclusive Dalton Academy, who’ve been in training for this mission for … Continue reading ‘Do You Dream of Terra-Two?’ by Temi Oh – eARC Book Review

‘The Book of M’ by Peng Shepherd – eARC Book Review

Blurb A vivid, touching and original debut, following the effects of an extraordinary catastrophe on very ordinary people. In the middle of a market in India, a man’s shadow disappears. As rolling twenty-four-hour news coverage tries to explain the event, more cases are discovered. The phenomenon spreads like a plague as people learn the true … Continue reading ‘The Book of M’ by Peng Shepherd – eARC Book Review

‘Ascension’ (Phobos #1) by Victor Dixen – Book review

Going into this book I expected a fun-filled, almost guilty-pleasure-esque quick read because of the blurb: 'Six girls, six boys. Each in the two separate bays of a single spaceship. They have six minutes each week to seduce and to make their choices, under the unblinking eye of the on-board cameras. They are the contenders … Continue reading ‘Ascension’ (Phobos #1) by Victor Dixen – Book review

‘An Absolutely Remarkable Thing’ by Hank Green – eARC Book Review

Wow This novel was incredibly fascinating. I'm actually really not sure how to review it. It's a contemporary meets science fiction meets social commentary on our world today and I loved every second of it! The story is just strange. No two ways about it. But it's strangeness is appealing and makes for a unique … Continue reading ‘An Absolutely Remarkable Thing’ by Hank Green – eARC Book Review