Yearly Archives:: 2013

Review: Beyond the Rift by Peter Watts

November 15, 2013 4 stars, Book Review 11 ★★★★

Combining complex science with skillfully executed prose, these edgy, award-winning tales explore the shifting border between the known and the alien. The beauty and peril of technology and the passion and penalties of conviction merge in narratives that are by turns dark, satiric, and introspective. Among these bold storylines: a… Read more »

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Review: Starhawk by Jack McDevitt

November 5, 2013 4.5 stars, Book Review 11 ★★★★½

Priscilla Hutchins has been through many experiences. This is the story of her first unforgettable adventure… Priscilla “Hutch” Hutchins has finally realized her lifelong dream: She’s completed a nerve-bending qualification flight for a pilot’s license. Her timing is far from optimal, however. Faster-than-light travel has only recently become a reality,… Read more »

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