Sunreach (Skyward #2.1) – Brandon Sanderson, Janci Patterson

Genre: Science FictionPublisher: Delacorte PressPages: 208Release Date: September 28, 2021 Haven't read the previous novels? Check out my reviews of Skyward and Starsight! From #1 bestselling author Brandon Sanderson and Janci Patterson comes the first of three Skyward series novellas, each told from the perspective of a different member of the team back on Detritus. … Continue reading Sunreach (Skyward #2.1) – Brandon Sanderson, Janci Patterson

Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries #3) – Martha Wells

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: TorPages: 159Release Date: August 7, 2018 Check out my reviews of the previous novellas: All Systems Red and Artificial Condition SciFi’s favorite antisocial A.I. is again on a mission. The case against the too-big-to-fail GrayCris Corporation is floundering, and more importantly, authorities are beginning to ask more questions about where Dr. … Continue reading Rogue Protocol (The Murderbot Diaries #3) – Martha Wells

Uncanny Collateral (Valkyrie Collections #1) – Brian McClellan

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Self-PublishedPages: 151Release Date: April 2, 2019 Alek Fitz is a reaper, a collection agent who works for the supernatural elements of the world, tracking down debtors and solving problems for clients as diverse as the Lords of Hell, vampires, Haitian loa, and goblins. He’s even worked for the Tooth Fairy on occasion. … Continue reading Uncanny Collateral (Valkyrie Collections #1) – Brian McClellan

To Be Taught, If Fortunate – Becky Chambers

Genre: Science Fiction Pages: 138 Publisher: Harper Voyager Release Date: August 8, 2019 In her new novella, Sunday Times best-selling author Becky Chambers imagines a future in which, instead of terraforming planets to sustain human life, explorers of the solar system instead transform themselves. Ariadne is one such explorer. As an astronaut on an extrasolar … Continue reading To Be Taught, If Fortunate – Becky Chambers

The Test – Sylvain Neuvel

Haven't read anything by Neuvel? Check out my reviews for the Themis Files trilogy.  Sleeping Giants, Waking Gods, and Only Human. Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: St Martin's Press Pages: 112 Release Date: March 1, 2019 Award-winning author Sylvain Neuvel explores an immigration dystopia in The Test. Britain, the not-too-distant future. Idir is sitting the British … Continue reading The Test – Sylvain Neuvel

Vigilance – Robert Jackson Bennett

Genre: Science Fiction, Speculative Fiction Publisher: Tor.com Pages: 208 Release Date: January 29, 2019 Robert Jackson Bennett's Vigilance is a dark science fiction action parable from an America that has permanently surrendered to gun violence. The United States. 2030. John McDean executive produces "Vigilance," a reality game show designed to make sure American citizens stay … Continue reading Vigilance – Robert Jackson Bennett

Last Breath (The Good Daughter 0.5) – Karin Slaughter

Genre: Mystery, Thriller Publisher: Witness Impulse The fantastic prequel to The Good Daughter, the stunning new standalone from the No. 1 bestselling author of the Will Trent and Grant County series. Protecting someone always comes at a cost. At the age of thirteen, Charlie Quinn’s childhood came to an abrupt and devastating end. Two men, with … Continue reading Last Breath (The Good Daughter 0.5) – Karin Slaughter

Waiting on Wednesday #30

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly post created by Breaking the Spine that features anticipated books. It has a dark past – one in which a number of humans were killed. A past that caused it to christen itself “Murderbot”. But it has only vague memories of the massacre that spawned that title, and it wants to … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday #30

The Emperor’s Soul – Brandon Sanderson

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Tachyon Publications A heretic thief is the empire’s only hope in this fascinating tale that inhabits the same world as the popular novel, Elantris. Shai is a Forger, a foreigner who can flawlessly copy and re-create any item by rewriting its history with skillful magic. Condemned to death after trying to steal the emperor’s … Continue reading The Emperor’s Soul – Brandon Sanderson

Snapshot – Brandon Sanderson

Publisher: Vault Books Genre: Science Fiction, Mystery Snapshot is a Science Fiction detective story following Anthony Davis, a cop assigned to Snapshot Duty. In this vivid world that author Brandon Sanderson has built, society can create a snapshot of a specific day in time. The experiences people have, the paths they follow—all of them are … Continue reading Snapshot – Brandon Sanderson