Best Books of 2019

Welcome to my list of the best books of 2019! This year, I wanted to challenge myself and shorten my list to 5 books instead of 10. I almost got the list down to five books, but I couldn't quite get there #SorryNotSorry. These are the six books I would recommend with absolutely no hesitation.  So, … Continue reading Best Books of 2019

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

Future Home of the Living God – Louise Erdrich

Genre: Dystopian Publisher: Harper The world as we know it is ending. Evolution has reversed itself, affecting every living creature on earth. Science cannot stop the world from running backwards, as woman after woman gives birth to infants that appear to be primitive species of humans. Twenty-six-year-old Cedar Hawk Songmaker, adopted daughter of a pair of … Continue reading Future Home of the Living God – Louise Erdrich