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The 2016 Sci-fi Experience wrap-up

Back in December I signed up for the 2016 Sci-fi Experience, a reading challenge run by Carl of Stainless Steel Droppings. My hope was the challenge would provide a bit of a counterbalance to all of the fantasy I read. The challenge wrapped up on Sunday after running for two months. I have some mixed […]

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In the Devil’s Nebula by Anna Hackett

Published: Self-published in July 2014 Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Series: The Phoenix Adventures #2 Genres: Science fiction, space opera, romance Source: Author’s website Reading Challenges: Australian Women Writers Challenge 2016, #ReadMyOwnDamnBooks, The 2016 Sci-fi Experience Available: Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Two years ago, on a deadly mission to the lawless […]

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Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

Published: October 2014 by Orbit Format reviewed: Paperback, 356 pages Series: Imperial Radch #2 Genres: Science fiction Source: Gift Reading Challenges: The 2016 Sci-fi Experience, #ReadMyOwnDamnBooks Available: Publisher (print and electronic) ~ Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo ~ Smashwords Disclaimer: This review contains spoilers […]

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In Heaven and Earth by Amy Rae Durreson

Published: July 2015 by M/M Romance Group @ Goodreads Format reviewed: E-book (mobi) Genres: Sci-fi, romance, fantasy Source: M/M Romance Group @ Goodreads Reading Challenges: #ReadMyOwnDamnBooks,The 2016 Sci-fi Experience Available: Publisher (electronic) When the crew of the Medical Explorer Juniper arrive at the space city of Caelestia, they are horrified to find it floating airless […]

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Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

Published: October 2013 byOrbit Format reviewed: Paperback, 386 pages Series: Imperial Radch #1 Genres: Science Fiction Source: Dymocks Reading Challenges: The 2016 Sci-fi Experience Available:Abbey’s ~ Amazon ~ Barnes & Noble ~ Book Depository ~ Booktopia ~ Dymocks ~ Kobo On a remote, icy planet, the soldier known as Breq is drawing closer to completing […]

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The 2016 Sci-fi Experience reading challenge

I’ve always read more fantasy than sci-fi. My stats for the year so far tell me the number of fantasy books I’ve read outweighs the sci-fi by nearly three to one. So I thought I’d take the opportunity to even the odds a little bit. Carl of Stainless Steel Droppings runs some fantastic reading challenges throughout the […]

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