November 22, 2017

Review: We Wish You a Cosmic Christmas

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What do Christmas and science fiction have in common? Not much, or it may seem at least not as much as say, much more science fiction-oriented holidays, such as Halloween.

Ah, but that’s where this week’s review is out to prove you wrong. This week, we’re taking a look at A Cosmic Christmas, edited by Hank Davis and out from Baen Books. OK, we received this one way back last year before Christmas , and its only making its way to the top of the review pile for THIS Christmas! And yes, we already have a copy of A Cosmic Christmas II awaiting review, which we promise we won’t take another year to get to… [Read more...]

November 2013: The Month in Science Fiction

The pre-holiday movie season has begun. As we approach the cusp of the holiday season, several fine science fiction offerings are already in theatres. We were duly impressed with Thor 2, and glad to finally see Orson Scott Card’s science fiction classic Ender’s Game at last get its big screen due. Heck, we even enjoyed the movie Gravity, despite its minor (and one major) science faux pas… spoiler alert: you can’t journey to the International Space Station from the Hubble Space Telescope! Now, all eyes are turning towards the big screen adaptation of Catching Fire, the sequel to The Hunger Games. [Read more...]