Monthly Archives: December 2014

Review: “Red Rising” by Pierce Brown

Red Rising Pierce Brown ★★★★ Del Rey, 2014. Red Rising is a harrowing book. But it’s also a really, really good book.

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Phoenix Comicon Announces Its First Guests

With Fan Fest put to bed, tickets for Phoenix Comicon are now on sale. The annual pop culture celebration takes place May 28-31 at the Phoenix Convention Center. Last year’s event drew over 77,000 people to see the likes of … Continue reading

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Happy (Belated) Birthday Mr. Moorcock

A belated happy birthday to Michael Moorcock. The giant of British sci-fi and fantasy turned 75 yesterday, Dec. 18. Moorcock rose to prominence in the swinging ’60s as one of the leaders of the British “New Wave” of science fiction. … Continue reading

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Brandon Sanderson surprises fans with a Double Dose of Mistborn

Tomorrow may be fantasy superstar Brandon Sanderson’s birthday, but his fans got a present today as Sanderson announced a pair of new “Mistborn” novels today in his annual writing roundup. “Mistborn” is an ambitious series documenting the evolution of society … Continue reading

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Review: Stonehill Downs by Sarah Remy

Stonehill Downs Sarah Remy ★★ Harper Voyager Impulse, 2014. I really wanted to like this book. Sarah Remy’s debut is published as part of Harper Voyager’s new “Impulse” line, a series of e-books and limited run paperbacks from up-and-coming authors. … Continue reading

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