Tag Archives: Ann Leckie

Ancillary Sword takes the BSFA

And even more award news in this already overloaded weekend as Ann Leckie starts her quest to repeat last years’ achievements by winning the British Science Fiction Award with Ancillary Sword. The award was announced at Dysprosium, this year’s London Eastercon. I’ll admit, … Continue reading

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Coming Soon — A Look at My Most Anticipated Books for 2015

I’m already starting to plot my yearly reading schedule, and realizing that I probably won’t be able to touch everything I want, especially since some will involve reading (or rereading) series to get caught up. But here is a by-no-means … Continue reading

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2014: My Year in Books — The Good, the Bad and the Unread

I’ve done a lot of reading this year, and with it winding down I think it’s time for the requisite “Best of” List. So this is my look back at the year in Sci-Fi, Fantasy and a smattering of speculative … Continue reading

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Review: Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

Ann Leckie ★★★★ Orbit, 2014. Last year Ann Leckie wowed critics and audiences alike with her stunning debut novel Ancillary Justice. The story followed Breq, a humanoid ancillary possessing the AI of the starship Justice of Toren, as she sought … Continue reading

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October Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

There is a wealth of new reads coming our way next month. Here are just a few to look out for. As always, be sure and check back here for reviews – I doubt they all will reviewed, but I … Continue reading

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