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The dazzle of day by Molly Gloss

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Dolores Negrete is leaving home, she will be boarding the Dusty Miller along with many other Quakers and leaving the planet, heading …

Moxyland by Lauren Beukes

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Set in a fictional, futuristic Cape Town in South Africa Moxyland is a book that I’m somewhat conflicted about. I read Beukes’ …

Looper

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Its 2044 and time travel hasn’t been invented yet. But in thirty years time it will be. And then promptly criminalised, which …

Alex Adams - White Horse

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It is the end of the world as Zoe knows it. A mysterious plague came along, killed almost everyone. A small few …

Blackout by Mira Grant

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Book three in the Newsflesh trilogy It is 2041. Three years have gone by since the first book in this series, and …

Wool 3

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Read for the Not just for Stormtroopers sci-fi challenge & for Carl’s Science Fiction Experience. As I mentioned in my review of …

Wool by Hugh Howey

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Read for the Not just for Stormtroopers sci-fi challenge & for Carl’s Science Fiction Experience. For generations people have lived in the …

Specials by Scott Westerfeld

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Book 3 in the Uglies series. Read for the Not just for Stormtroopers sci-fi challenge & the 2012Science Fiction Experience. At some …

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The hunger games by

Ever since Katniss’ father died in a mining accident she has been the one to take care of her family. Her mother’s …

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Wall of days by

On an island, all alone, the narrator, Bran, lives out his exile. He has been here ten years, time carefully marked out. …

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Genesis by

In the far distant future fourteen year old Anax is about to sit an exam. A four hour interview that will decide …