Tag: adventure

19. ‘Anachronism’ by Jennifer Lee Rossman

Today’s review – of Anachronism by Jennifer Lee Rossman – will be a little bit different, because Jennifer herself is here to talk about the story behind her new novella. Anachronism is a story about time travel, involving a visitor …

42. ‘The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage’ by Philip Pullman

I’ve been waiting for The Book of Dust for a long time. Of course, you know this, because I’ve been banging on about it for quite a few months now! Earlier this week I went to the midnight launch of …

34. ‘Tau Zero’ by Poul Anderson

A little while ago I had a mini sci-fi book-buying binge, and Tau Zero by Poul Anderson went to the top of my to-read pile for this wonderful blurb: “During her epic voyage to a planet thirty light-years away, …

20. ‘Within the Sanctuary of Wings’ by Marie Brennan

I’m not usually one to follow book series. I tend to be either late to the party or just not that bothered, but Marie Brennan’s Lady Trent series captured me from page one and has kept me hooked …

1. ‘In the Labyrinth of Drakes’ by Marie Brennan

Brennan continues her Victorian-esque, dragon-laden, feminist fantasy series with In the Labyrinth of Drakes. This time our heroine, Isabella, travels to Akhia (this world’s version of Africa) to study desert drakes, the closest living thing to the classic winged, …