_Podkayne of Mars_ is initially an entertaining, if a bit quaint, story that leaves the reader of today ultimately a bit unsatisfied with the outcome. Continue reading ‘Podkayne of Mars’ – Ultimately a Bit Unsatisfying.
In 1985 the world was changing. The Cold War was losing steam, the USSR was becoming more open, and aliens were about to invade Earth. Continue reading Footfall – A Relevant Cold War Invasion
Berserker is the kind of setting I have always been fond of and while the quality of the stories do vary I would heartily recommend the book to anyone wanting to dip their toes into the deep pool that Saberhagen created. Continue reading “Berserker” by Fred Saberhagen – Life’s Fight Against the Unfeeling Machine
Few books surprised me in the last decade as Ernest Cline’s novel “Ready Player One”. Continue reading Ernest Cline’s “Ready Player Two” – An Un-Review
An overview of interesting science fiction and fantasy sites and news for the week. Continue reading Things and Places of Interest to Science Fiction and Fantasy Fans – 20 November 2020