If you’re looking for a science fiction/dystopian/mystery/thriller with a strong female lead, I recommend Company Town. I can’t say this is a perfect book. It mashed a few too many concepts together for my taste. 548 more words
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WARNING: IF YOU HAVE NOT READ THE 5TH WAVE BY RICK YANCEY, THIS DISCUSSION CONTAINS LOTS OF SPOILERS!
I finished The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey earlier in the week, and I must say that this was one of the most amazing young adult science fiction books that I have ever read. 1,050 more words
Humanity has colonized the solar system – Mars, the Moon, the Asteroid Belt and beyond – but the stars are still out of our reach. 899 more words
I normally just pay for one review from Indie Reader, who are the indie version of a Kirkus or Publishers Weekly-style institutional reviewer. These institutional reviews are typically paid for by the publisher, but because their reputation as unbiased reviewers is what keeps the review companies in business, they are valued as neutral reviewers, though there are hints of bias — one could speculate they shade their reviews to avoid crossing the Big 5 publishers, and so will tend to go easy on “big books” that a publisher intends to push hard. 733 more words