Genre: Science Fiction

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Jun 26
Amped by Daniel H. Wilson

Amped by Daniel H. Wilson

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 A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review. What is in Owen Gray's head … and who is trying to kill him for it? Twenty-nine-year-old Owen Gray always believed the miraculous device in his brain had been implanted for purely medical reasons, as a way of controlling the debilitating seizures he suffered in his youth. But when the Supreme Court rules that "amplified" humans like Owen are not protected by the same basic laws as pure humans, his world instantly fractures. As society begins to unravel and a new class war is ignited by fear, Owen's...

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Jun 25
Unravelling by Elizabeth Norris

Unravelling by Elizabeth Norris

Reviews 2 ★★★★★

Every now and again I come across a book that screams to be read in one sitting – forget eating and sleeping and just read! Unravelling is one of these books, and unfortunately my read through it was interrupted by … work. But I went straight back to it after…

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Jun 21
Existence by David Brin

Existence by David Brin

Reviews 1 ★★★½

A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review via NetGalley. Gerald Livingston is an orbital garbage collector. For a hundred years, people have been abandoning things in space, and someone has to clean it up. But there’s something spinning a little bit higher than he expects,…

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Apr 02
Eve by Anna Carey

Eve by Anna Carey

Reviews 0 ★★★

Anna Carey is the author of Eve, which is now available wherever books are sold. The sequel, Once, hits shelves July 3rd, 2012. She grew up on Long Island, the daughter of a special education teacher and an astronomer. Anna studied Literature and Creative Writing at NYU, and took part…

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Mar 28
Across the Universe by Beth Revis

Across the Universe by Beth Revis

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Beth Revis is the author of the NY Times Bestselling Across the Universe series, published by Razorbill/Penguin in the US and available in 17 countries. The first book in the trilogy, Across the Universe, is a “cunningly executed thriller” according to Booklist, and the second book, A Million Suns, was…

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Feb 14
Legend by Marie Lu

Legend by Marie Lu

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Marie Lu is the art director at Online Alchemy, a video game company, and also owns the children’s brand Fuzz Academy. She was first inspired to write Legend while watching Les Miserables one afternoon, and wondered how the relationship between a famous criminal vs. a prodigious detective might translate into…

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Jan 31
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Reviews 0 ★★★★

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer is well written and realised vividly. Mara’s PTSD is described so well that I freaked out right alongside her when something happened. I took up this book before I went to bed, intending to read a few chapters before sleeping. I found myself staying up…

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Jan 25
Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

When I first heard about Cinder, I was sceptical. I haven’t had positive experiences with retellings of fairytales, and a retelling of Cinderella with a cyborg Cinderella sounds silly to me. Once I started reading the book, I found that it isn’t the same calibre as most of the YA…

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Jan 13
Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan

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The first few chapters of the book were very confusing for me because I felt I was missing some key pieces of information, like why these people were on a space ship, how long they had been there, how they produce food and oxygen. When all this was explained a…

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