Tag Archives: China Mieville

John Scalzi Recommends

I’m a relatively new convert to John Scalzi, discovering his work after his appearance at Phoenix Comicon last year. But Redshirts and Old Man’s War were two of my favorite reads last year, and Lock-In wasn’t too far behind. But … Continue reading

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August Sci-Fi and Fantasy Releases

Plenty to look forward to in August, with entries from such luminaries as Robin Hobb, John Scalzi, Michael Swanwick, Christopher Moore and China Mieville. And there are exciting new releases from Jason Hough and M.L. Brennan and yet another novel from … 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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Review: City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett

Robert Jackson Bennett ★★★★★ Crown Publishing, 2014. And here we have a strong contender for my favorite read of 2014. Blending espionage, magic, theological discussion and a Mieville-esque setting, the award-winning horror author has delivered a near perfect read — … Continue reading

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