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Review: “The Dark Forest” by Liu Cixin

The Dark Forest Liu Cixin; Joel Martinsen ★★★★ ½ Tor, 2015. “The universe is a dark forest. Every civilization is an armed hunter stalking through the trees like a ghost, gently pushing aside branches that block the path and trying to … 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: The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin

The Three-Body Problem Liu Cixin, translated by Ken Liu ★★★★ Tor, 2014, originally published in 2006. One of the most buzzed-about books this year, The Three-Body Problem is the long-awaited English debut of acclaimed Chinese author Liu Cixin. Originally released … Continue reading

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