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Articles by Karen Burnham

About Karen Burnham (82 Articles)
Karen is vocationally an engineer and avocationally a sf/f reviewer and critic. She has worked on the Orion and Dream Chaser spacecraft and written for SFSignal, Strange Horizons, and Locus Magazine.

BOOK REVIEW: Autonomy by Jean-Michel Smith

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: In 2068, a group of researchers discover a way to experience months of life inside a virtual reality for every real day spent there. The advances [...]

April 10, 2013 // 6 Comments

BOOK REVIEW: Liar’s Blade by Tim Pratt

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A rogue-ish hero and his intelligent sword hire onto a quest. Their employers are looking for a lost relic, and our pair are looking for gold any [...]

March 11, 2013 // 4 Comments

ESSAY: The Complexity of the Humble Spacesuit

The publisher of the 2012 anthology Rocket Science has kindly granted me permission to post my essay from that book, which has been nominated for the BSFA Non-Fiction award. [...]

January 23, 2013 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Of Blood and Honey by Stina Leicht

MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A man discovers his own nature whilst under British occupation in Northern Ireland in the 1970’s. MY REVIEW: PROS: Excellent characters, [...]

June 7, 2011 // 6 Comments

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