Author: Kate M. Colby Book: The Cogsmith’s Daughter Published: October 2015 Publisher: Boxthorn Press Genre: Steampunk Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Aya Cogsmith lives in a devastated wold. Two-hundred years ago, her steam-powered world experienced an apocalyptic flood, followed by a drought that still has not ended. The survivors settled around […]Read more "The Cogsmith’s Daughter by Kate M. Colby @KateMColby |@kurtsprings1 #review #steampunk #dystopian"
Author: Edward Willet Book: Right to Know Published: September 2013 Publisher: Bundoran Press Publishing Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Arthur “Art” Stoddard is the civilian information officer on the generation ship Mayflower II. The captain and crew rule with an iron fist, judging what information is too dangerous for public […]Read more "Right to Know by Edward Willet @ewillett | @kurtsprings1 #review #spaceopera"
Author: Anna Herlihy Book: The Watch (Clarity #1) Published: January 2014 Publisher: Createspace Genre: Science Fiction Source: pdf Note: This book was provided by the author for an honest review Rating: Synopsis: Ren Grant is an orphan being hunted by a group of killers called Doctors for being accused of carrying the Blood Plague. Ren […]Read more "The Watch by Anna Herlihy @annaherlihy | @kurtsprings1 #review #dystopia #sciencefiction"
Author: David Mitchell Book: The Bone Clocks Published: September 2014 Publisher: Random House Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: Holly Sykes is a 15-year-old who is sensitive to psychic phenomenon. She hears voices only of someone she calls “the radio people.” After a terrible argument with her mother, she storms out of the house, […]Read more "The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell @david_mitchell | @kurtsprings1 #review #sciencefiction #psychic"
Author: L. S. Kilroy Book: The Vitruvian Heir Published: December 2014 Publisher: Little Tree Press Genre: Steampunk Source: pdf Rating: Disclosure: Please note that this book was given to the reviewer in exchange for an honest review. Synopsis: The setting is in a future time after several disasters, both natural and man made have reshaped […]Read more "The Vitruvian Heir by L. S. Kilroy @lskilroy1 | @kurtsprings1 #review #steampunk #dystopian"
Author: Hugh Howey Book: Wool Omnibus (Wool 1-5) Published: April 2013 Publisher: Arrow Books Genre: Science Fiction Source: eBook Rating: Synopsis: The world is a hostile and ruined landscape. The air is poisonous. Life is gone from the world, except for the Silo. Inside the Silo is life. People work in a closed world, full […]Read more "Wool Omnibus by Hugh Howey @hughhowey | @kurtsprings1 #review #dystopian #sciencefiction"
Author: Erika Johansen Book: The Queen of the Tearling Published: July 2014 Publisher: Harper Collins Genre: Fantasy Source: Hardcover Synopsis: Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn was only a baby when she was sent to be raised by two strangers for her own safety. She was raised in exile, away from the intrigues of court, away from […]Read more "The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen"