While there are a plethora of books and movies forecasting the end of the world in a variety of different fashions – anyone seen Independence Day perchance? – the Science in “science fiction” if often lacking and while it...
Originally published in 1956 by Alfred Bester, The Stars My Destination is a classic scifi retelling of The Count of Monte Cristo. A fast paced almost frantic story, Gully Foyle’s transformation from a worthless nobody and only survivor on board the ship Nomad into...
If you're anything like me, you enjoy coming-of-age stories but without any sort of fluffiness or melodrama. I'm not sure why I enjoy stories with non-adult protagonists: perhaps for the sake of nostalgia, relate my own memories as I...
John Ringo – what can I say? I have gotten hooked on his blend of military SciFi since the Posleen war series and while some of those books have tended to flag every now and then his new(er) series...
These books all take place in a universe hostile to humanity, where the search for and colonization of new worlds is viciously contested by a variety of Alien species and races. While there are some similarities to Robert Heinlein’s...

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