Title: NARCOSIS ROOM Author: Louise Cypress Pub. Date: February 19, 2019 Publisher: Owl Hollow Press Formats: Paperback, eBook Pages: 318 Find it: Goodreads, Amazon, B&N, Book Depository Total Recall meets Scott Westerfeld’s Uglies. Sleep for three months and make your problems go away. Ellie Savage is used to promises. Her dermatologist dad and her psychiatrist mom run the Narcosis Clinic, a medical facility famous … Continue reading Narcosis Room [Book Review]
Blind the Eyes by K. A. Wiggins Rating: 2 stars Published: 6/1/18 Genre: fantasy, sci-fi, dystopian, young adult Read: 8/15/18 Summary from Goodreads: Seventeen-year-old Cole hides a forbidden obsession with death from both the repressive, authoritarian Refuge and Cadence, the ghost who haunts her. Cole’s determined to shake her reputation as a failure, but when she spectacularly … Continue reading Book Review: Blind the Eyes
Obsidio by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Rating: stars Published: 3/13/18 Genre: Fiction, Sci-fi, YA Read: 3/18/18 Summary from Goodreads: Kady, Ezra, Hanna, and Nik narrowly escaped with their lives from the attacks on Heimdall station and now find themselves crammed with 2,000 refugees on the container ship, Mao. With the jump station destroyed and their resources scarce, … Continue reading Book Review: Obsidio
Identity Break Stephen H. Provost Publication date: February 12th 2018 Genres: Science Fiction, Young Adult How far would you go to find yourself? Imagine everything you thought you knew about yourself turned out to be a lie, and you didn’t know who was telling the truth. Imagine you possessed a secret so dangerous that, if … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Identity Break
March's Owl Crate theme was Across the Galaxy. It was just in time for the Obsidio release, which, I don't know about you, but I was so freaking excited for. And it said it would have an Illuminae Files related item, AND a mug, so I think this might be the most excited I've been … Continue reading Unboxing: Owl Crate March 2018
Joan the Made by Kristen Pham GENRE: YA science Fiction On Joan Fasces' eighteenth birthday, she discovers that she is cloned from the famous Joan of Arc. But being cloned in America comes at a steep price. Segregated and oppressed, clones are forced to act as docile servants to the rest of the Evolved population. Joan … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Joan the Made
Title: PLATFORM DWELLERS Author: Katarina Boudreaux Pub. Date: May 8, 2018 Publisher: Owl Hollow Press Formats: Paperback, eBook Pages: 268 Find it: Amazon, Goodreads On the remnants of oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and Dauphin Island, Joe is a typical Nob Platform teenager, except that her Mom left a year ago for a more social Platform, and her Dad sometimes forgets … Continue reading Book Tour + Review: Platform Dwellersl
Eye of the Colossus Nicole Grotepas Publication date: April 19th 2018 Genres: Adult, Science Fiction, Steampunk Some think the City of Jade Spires is a utopia. It very much isn’t. Holly Drake is in prison for defending herself from a murderer. That’s the kind of corruption thriving in the city—where evidence is destroyed and the innocent go to … Continue reading Book Blitz: Eye of the Colossus
Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna’s social life. Nobody said it might actually get her killed. The sci-fi saga that began with the breakout bestseller Illuminae continues on board the Jump Station Heimdall, where two new characters will confront the next wave of the BeiTech assault. Hanna is the station captain’s pampered daughter; Nik the reluctant member of a notorious crime family...
This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do. This afternoon, her planet was invaded. The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered speck at the edge of the universe. Too bad nobody thought to warn the people living on it. With enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and Ezra—who are barely even talking to each other—are forced to fight their way onto an evacuating fleet, with an enemy warship in hot pursuit.