The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams – Series Review

Blurb from Goodreads Suppose a good friend calmly told you over a round of drinks that the world was about to end? And suppose your friend went on to confess that he wasn't from around here at all, but rather from a small planet near Betelgeuse? And what if the world really did come to … Continue reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams – Series Review

Set My Heart To Five by Simon Stephenson – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads 10/10 Jared does not have friends.Because friends are a function of feelings.Therefore friends are just one more human obligation that Jared never has to worry about. But Jared is worrying. Which is worrying. He’s also started watching old films. And inexplicably crying in them. And even his Feelings Wheel (given to him … Continue reading Set My Heart To Five by Simon Stephenson – eARC Book Review

‘Across the Void’ by S.K. Vaughan – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Commander Maryann “May” Knox awakes from a medically induced coma alone, adrift in space on a rapidly failing ship, with little to no memory of who she is or why she’s there. Slowly, she pieces together that she’s the captain of the ship, Hawking II; that she was bound for Europa—one of … Continue reading ‘Across the Void’ by S.K. Vaughan – eARC Book Review

Becky Chambers’ Wayfarers Trilogy – Book Reviews

The Wayfarers trilogy are a series of standalone books set in the one imagined universe and I love each of them with all of my heart!!! Book 1: The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet Blurb from Goodreads Follow a motley crew on an exciting journey through space—and one adventurous young explorer who discovers … Continue reading Becky Chambers’ Wayfarers Trilogy – Book Reviews

‘Emily Eternal’ by M.G. Wheaton – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Meet Emily, "the best AI character since HAL 9000" (Blake Crouch). She can solve advanced mathematical problems, unlock the mind's deepest secrets, but unfortunately, even she can't restart the sun.Emily is an artificial consciousness, designed in a lab to help humans process trauma, which is particularly helpful when the sun begins to … Continue reading ‘Emily Eternal’ by M.G. Wheaton – Book Review

‘Dark Matter’ – Blake Crouch – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Jason Dessen is walking home through the chilly Chicago streets one night, looking forward to a quiet evening in front of the fireplace with his wife, Daniela, and their son, Charlie—when his reality shatters. It starts with a man in a mask kidnapping him at gunpoint, for reasons Jason can’t begin to … Continue reading ‘Dark Matter’ – Blake Crouch – Book Review

‘Recursion’ by Blake Crouch – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads From the New York Times bestselling author of Dark Matter and the Wayward Pines trilogy comes a relentless thriller about time, identity, and memory—his most ambitious, mind-boggling, irresistible work to date. “An action-packed, brilliantly unique ride that had me up late and shirking responsibilities until I had devoured the last page . . . a fantastic … Continue reading ‘Recursion’ by Blake Crouch – eARC Book Review

‘The Calculating Stars’ by Mary Robinette Kowal – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads On a cold spring night in 1952, a huge meteorite fell to earth and obliterated much of the east coast of the United States, including Washington D.C. The ensuing climate cataclysm will soon render the earth inhospitable for humanity, as the last such meteorite did for the dinosaurs. This looming threat calls … Continue reading ‘The Calculating Stars’ by Mary Robinette Kowal – Book Review

‘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