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About Jessica Strider (102 Articles)
Jessica Strider worked at the World's Biggest Bookstore in Toronto for 10 years before it closed in 2014. Now she's got more time to read books, so check out her <a href="//www.scififanletter.blogspot.com">blog</a> for SF/F book reviews, movie reviews, posts about the middle ages, and more.

New Author Spotlight: Alex Hughes

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Alex Hughes! Her debut [...]

December 10, 2012 // 0 Comments

BOOK REVIEW: We by Yevgeny Zamyatin

REVIEW SUMMARY: Important to the dystopian genre, but a difficult and often boring read. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The diary of a member of the OneState who begins to [...]

December 9, 2012 // 19 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Col Buchanan

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Col Buchanan! His books [...]

December 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Sharon Lynn Fisher

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Sharon Lynn Fisher! [...]

November 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Repo Men by Eric Garcia

REVIEW SUMMARY: One of this reviewer’s first forays into gritty SF. It was a good enough experience that it won’t be her last. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A former [...]

November 5, 2012 // 6 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Christopher Buehlman

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Christopher Buehlman! [...]

October 27, 2012 // 0 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Gretchen McNeil

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Gretchen McNeil! Her [...]

October 20, 2012 // 0 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Warren Hammond

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Warren Hammond! His books [...]

September 25, 2012 // 1 Comment

New Author Spotlight: Douglas Hulick

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Douglas Hulick! [...]

September 16, 2012 // 4 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Adam Christopher

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Adam Christopher! Mr. [...]

August 27, 2012 // 1 Comment

New Author Spotlight: Daniel Suarez

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Daniel Suarez! His books [...]

August 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: The Rook by Daniel O’Malley

REVIEW SUMMARY: This book is reminiscent of many things: X-Files, James Bond, X-Men, without being any of them, because it’s written from the bureaucrat’s point [...]

August 11, 2012 // 5 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Saladin Ahmed

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Saladin Ahmed! Known for [...]

July 28, 2012 // 1 Comment

BOOK REVIEW: The Forever War by Joe Haldeman

REVIEW SUMMARY: It’s easy to understand how this novel won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards when it came out and remains such a highly regarded classic today. MY RATING: [...]

July 13, 2012 // 9 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Jonathan Howard

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with up to 3 books in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Jonathan Howard! His [...]

June 30, 2012 // 2 Comments

New Author Spotlight: Hillary Jordan

New Author Spotlight is a series designed to introduce authors with 3 books or less in the different SF/F subgenres. Today’s spotlight shines on Hillary Jordan! Her [...]

June 23, 2012 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Triptych by J.M. Frey

REVIEW SUMMARY: An interesting look at humanity from the POV of an alien, the book is insightful while never feeling preachy. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Two specialists [...]

June 10, 2012 // 1 Comment

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