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The Test — Sylvain Neuvel

TITLE: The Test AUTHOR: Sylvain Neuvel RELEASED: February 12th, 2019; Tor.com GENRE: Sci-fi/Dystopia AGE RANGE: Adult I am on my knees. I have been here before. I have been thrown to the ground and I have felt the tip of their guns on the back of my…

February 16, 2019
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Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction — Irene Gallo

TITLE: Worlds Seen in Passing: Ten Years of Tor.com Short Fiction EDITORS: Irene Gallo RELEASES: September 4th, 2018; TorDotCom GENRE: Sci-fi & Fantasy AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: Since it began in 2008 Tor.com has explored countless new worlds of fiction, delving into possible and impossible futures, alternate and…

September 3, 2018
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Hullmetal Girls — Emily Skrutskie

TITLE: Hullmetal Girls AUTHOR: Emily Skrutskie RELEASES: July 17th, 2017; Delacorte GENRE: Sci-fi AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS:Aisha Un-Haad would do anything for her family. When her brother contracts a plague, she knows her janitor’s salary isn’t enough to fund his treatment. So she volunteers to become a…

July 16, 2018
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Happy Towel Day! The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy — Douglas Adams

  TITLE: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy AUTHOR: Douglas Adams RELEASED: October 12th, 1979; Pan Books GENRE: Science Fiction/Comedy AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: Seconds before the Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford…

May 25, 2018
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A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel — Madeleine L'Engle & Hope Larson

  TITLE: A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel AUTHOR: Madeleine L’Engle (adapted and illustrated by Hope Larson) RELEASED: October 2nd, 2012; Margaret Ferguson Books (original story published in 1962) GENRE: Science Fiction AGE RANGE: MG SYNOPSIS: The world already knows Meg and Charles Wallace Murry, Calvin O’Keefe,…

April 20, 2018
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Time Was — Ian McDonald (ARC Review)

  TITLE: Time Was AUTHOR: Ian McDonald RELEASES: April 24th, 2018; Tor.com GENRE: Science Fiction/Historical Fiction AGE RANGE: Adult SYNOPSIS: A love story stitched across time and war, shaped by the power of books, and ultimately destroyed by it. In the heart of World War II, Tom and…

April 11, 2018
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BLOG TOUR: Pitch Dark — Courtney Alameda (ARC Review & GIVEAWAY!)

            TITLE: Pitch Dark AUTHOR: Courtney Alameda RELEASES: February 20th, 2018; Feiwel & Friends GENRE: Horror/Sci-fi AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Set against a future of marauding space scavengers and deadly aliens who kill with sound, here is a frightening, fast-paced YA adventure from…

February 22, 2018
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Robots vs. Fairies (Anthology/ARC Review)

When I first picked up Robots vs. Fairies, I almost expected the stories to be about literal wars between the two, so I was very surprised to find that it was actually a collection of alternating stories from authors who had chosen “team robot” or…

December 16, 2017
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Rockstar Book Tours: THE INNOCENCE TREATMENT Review + GIVEAWAY!

Title: THE INNOCENCE TREATMENT Author: Ari Goelman Pub. Date: October 17, 2017 Publisher: Roaring Brook Press Pages: 304 Formats: Hardcover, eBook Find it: Amazon, B&N, iBooks, TBD, Goodreads  You may believe the government protects you, but only one girl knows how they use you. Lauren has a disorder that makes her believe everything her…

October 9, 2017
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27 Hours – Tristina Wright (ARC Review)

Goodreads synopsis: Rumor Mora fears two things: hellhounds too strong for him to kill, and failure. Jude Welton has two dreams: for humans to stop killing monsters, and for his strange abilities to vanish. But in no reality should a boy raised to love…

October 4, 2017