Tag: science fiction

The Doomsday Book Of Fairy Tales

The Doomsday Book of Fairy Tales Author: Emily Brewes Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: June 8, 2021 Publisher: Dundurn Press Thank you to NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this book. I am providing my honest opinion voluntarily. CONTENT WARNING: death of a parent, gore, death, […]

Fae Friday – Pride Month 2021

Here’s how it works: Here’s this week’s prompt:  Happy Pride Month! It’s #FaeFriday and I can’t wait to celebrate my first pride which is why the prompt this week is: What are some of your favorite LGBTQIA+ authors? I have a bunch of favorite LGBTQIA+ authors, so the […]

Dark Age

Dark Age Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: July 30, 2019 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #5 CONTENT WARNING: violence, gore, death, torture, mention of slavery, mention of rape, cursing, substance use/addiction, death of children, animal sacrifice, cannibalism, incest, child marriage, genocide For a […]

Iron Gold

Iron Gold Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: January 16, 2018 Publisher: Del Rey Books Series: Red Rising Saga #4 CONTENT WARNING: gore, violence, substance use, genocide, war, torture They call him father, liberator, warlord, Slave King, Reaper. But he feels a boy as he falls […]

Morning Star

Morning Star Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Science Fiction Publication Date: February 9, 2016 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #3 TRIGGER WARNING: torture, substance use, mass killing, gore, suicide Darrow would have lived in peace, but his enemies brought him war. The Gold overlords demanded his obedience, […]

Golden Son

Golden Son Author: Pierce Brown Genre: Sci-Fi Publication Date: January 6, 2015 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #2 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, gore, bombings, war If you haven’t read Red Rising yet, you’re probably going to want to skip this review. While there are no spoilers for […]

Red Rising

Red Rising Author: Pierce Brown Genre: YA Sci-Fi Publication Date: January 28, 2014 Publisher: Del Rey Series: Red Rising Saga #1 TRIGGER WARNING: violence, gore, mutilation, off-page rape “I live for the dream that my children will be born free,” she says. “That they will be what they […]

The Ballad Of Songbirds And Snakes

The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes Author: Suzanne Collins Genre: YA Sci-Fi, Dystopian Publication Date: May 19, 2020 Publisher: Scholastic Press Series: The Hunger Games #0 AMBITION WILL FUEL HIM. COMPETITION WILL DRIVE HIM. BUT POWER HAS ITS PRICE. It is the morning of the reaping that will […]

November 2019 New Releases

October is flying by, and that means a bunch of new releases are right around the corner. There are plenty of great books that I’m looking forward to reading, and I’ve been fortunate enough to have gotten an advance copy of one of them already. Here are the […]

The Deep

I received an ARC of this book from the publisher through BookishFirst, and I am providing an honest review voluntarily. The Deep by Rivers Solomon with Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, and Jonathan Snipes is a work of art that is haunting, painful, and beautiful all at once. The […]