A book review of Ursula K. Le Guin’s Rocannon’s World, a story that kickstarts the Hainish Cycle with Roccanon exploring a new world.
The Drowned World
A book review of J. G. Ballard’s The Drowned World, his first novel that covers a climate changed ravaged London battered by flood and extreme heat.
A book review of Jeff Vandermeer’s Annihilation, a strange tale of weird events and distorted reality in a government restricted zone
The Windup Girl
A book review of Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Windup Girl, a climate change novel of politics, murder and corruption in Bangkok
Old Man’s War
A book review of John Scalzi’s Old Man’s War, that explores how we might tackle anti-ageing in a fun and darkly comic inter-stellar war novel
Luna: New Moon
A book review of Ian McDonald’s Luna New Moon that charts the political fighting for control of the Moon’s resources by five dynastic families
A book review of Emily St John Mandel’s Station Eleven, a post apocalyptic pandemic story following a troop of actors around Lake Michigan
Swimmers Marian Womack This is a story about an earth where climate change has transformed the planet into a watery wasteland and the people have been split into two factions; those that live on the surface, poor and uneducated in the main, and those that live in the ring that circles earth, rich and educated. […]