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A t-shaped starship attacks a planet.

What I’m Reading: Forsaken Skies

After spending two weeks in August reading Kim Stanley Robinson’s hard science fiction novel 2312, I returned to lighter fare with the space …

A human form falls through the black void of space

What I’m Reading: Six Wakes

I don’t often get to say that I’m reading a book written by a friend but that’s the case with Mur Lafferty’s Six Wakes. I …

An ominous looking church stands silhouetted against a green/white sky.

What I’m Reading: Revival

I read a tremendous amount of Stephen King as a kid and teenager, but I stopped keeping up with him when he …

A male human wearing a black overcoat, black hat, and a wizard staff stands in front of a grey/brown urban background.

What I’m Reading: Storm Front

I’m finally reading Jim Butcher’s urban fantasy novel Storm Front, Book 1 of the The Dresden Files series. My friends have been raving about it …

Two red planets obscure the blue, red, and black toned face of a woman.

What I’m Reading: A Night Without Stars

A Night Without Stars is the latest novel in Peter F. Hamilton’s Commonwealth series of space opera / science fantasy novels. You’ll be excused if that’s …

Cover art for the novel Acceptance, featuring the word "Acceptance" printed over a pink, stylized owl.

What I’m Reading: Acceptance

Acceptance is the third and final novel in Jeff VanderMeer’s Southern Reach Trilogy. The trilogy is reminiscent of a novelized version of the TV show LOST, complete …

A 10-week-old yellow Golden Retriever/Yellow Labrador puppy sleeps on his bacon pillow.

Meet Hank

Meet Hank. He’s a Golden Retriever/Labrador Retriever puppy that my family and I will be raising for the next year as part …