Tag Archives: Fiction

Review: The Wagers by Sean Michaels

The Wagers is the second novel released by the one and only Sean Michaels. This time around, he’s writing about a comedian, and he needs a major change in his life. Or in his luck. Either would suffice, at this point. Continue reading

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Review: Scavenge the Stars by Tara Sim

Scavenge the Stars is the first novel in a new series of the same name, written by Tara Sim. It’s been described as a gender-bent retelling of The Count of Monte Cristo, and being a massive fan of that novel, I just knew I had to give this one a try. Continue reading

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Review: You Have Arrived At Your Destination by Amor Towles

Amor Towels’ You Have Arrived At Your Destination is the fourth novella in the Forward Collection – a project created by six different authors. The entire idea of the project was to showcase a far-flung future, all written with the hopes of getting the reader (or listener) to think. Continue reading

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Review: Bury the Lede

Bury the Lede is a new graphic novel out in the wild, and it is a bitter crime noir graphic novel. Not exactly something you see every day (though it’d be nice if that changed). This story tells the darker side of reporting – what a reporter might have to go through in order to snag a story. And the burning wreckage they leave in their wake. Continue reading

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Review: Scammed by Kristen Simmons

Scammed is the second novel in Kristen Simmon’s Vale Hall series. This is a school that teaches – and expects – students to be the ideal con artists. All the principal asks in return, is that the students target the marks he picks. Continue reading

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Review: Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey

Upright Women Wanted is the latest novel by Sarah Gailey, and I’ve been seeing nonstop chatter about this book online for months (I’m not joking). Between that fact, and the fact that I love this author, I knew this was a book worth checking out (pun intended). Continue reading

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Review: Malice by Pintip Dunn

Malice is the latest novel from the mind of Pintip Dunn, though it is the first time I’ve read anything by this author. I’ve got to say, if this book is anything to go by, I’m impressed. Continue reading

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Review: Sweep With Me

Sweep With Me is the latest in the Innkeeper Chronicles by Ilona Andrews (Ilona and Andrew Gordon). It’s a holiday novella, which means it’s all sweet and endearing, and was really the perfect gift from our wonderful authors. Continue reading

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Review: Emergency Skin by N.K. Jemisin

N.K. Jemisin’s Emergency Skin is the third novella in the Forward Collection – a project created by six different authors. The entire idea of the project was to showcase a far-flung future, all written with the hopes of getting the reader (or listener) to think. Continue reading

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Review: Ms. Marvel Vol. 10: Time and Again

Ms. Marvel Vol. 10: Time and Again is the last volume in this current run of Kamala Khan’s character. But don’t worry! The series has already been rebooted. I’ll confess that I’ve been reading that series as each issue comes out, even though I wasn’t up to date with her backlog. Woops. Continue reading

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