bookshelves

all (1151)
« 1 »

cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Up_arrow date read date added
 
Alas, Babylon
4.05
None
Jan 2013
Dec 21, 2013
 
Jennifer Government
3.65
None
Mar 02, 2005
Mar 02, 2013
 
All Clear
4.04
None
Oct 08, 2010
May 08, 2011
 
The War of the Worlds
3.75
None
not set
Mar 28, 2011
 
Count Zero (Sprawl, #2)
3.97
None
not set
Mar 06, 2009
 
Gods and Pawns
3.92
None
not set
Dec 31, 2008
 
Spook Country (Blue Ant, #2)
3.62
None
not set
May 14, 2008
 
The Sons of Heaven (The Company, #8)
3.79
None
not set
Jan 05, 2008
 
Solitaire
3.99
None
not set
Jan 05, 2008
 
The Graveyard Game (The Company, #4)
3.95
None
not set
Jan 05, 2008
 
Child of Fortune
4.07
None
not set
Jan 06, 2008
 
The Machine's Child (The Company, #7)
3.81
Heh. Heh. Heh.

Zeus has no chance.
not set
Dec 05, 2008
 
Æstival Tide
4.02
This is probably my least favorite of the Elizabeth Hand books, but it's still very good.
not set
Aug 25, 2008
 
Wanderlust (Sirantha Jax, #2)
3.88
This follow-up to Grimspace is kinda angsty and filled with drama. Not as good as Grimspace, but a fine sequel.
May 25, 2009
May 25, 2009
 
Stranger in a Strange Land
3.87
"Grok" has been in my vocabulary ever since reading this book. As mentioned elsewhere, I'm not normally a hard sci-fi fan, but this book drew me in ri ...more
May 1995
Dec 07, 2007
 
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy  (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)
4.18
Really, what's not to love about this book? If you haven't read it yet, do so. It's that simple. (and block of some time to read the rest of the four ...more
Jun 1993
Nov 29, 2007
 
The Life of the World to Come (The Company, #5)
3.87
And this is where it all comes together. Literally. Hard to believe there's still four books left after this once you realize where it's headed, but t ...more
Jan 2001
Jan 05, 2008
 
Sky Coyote (The Company, #2)
3.77
The most fabulous series in the entire world. This was a jolt after I read "In the garden of Iden," as this book is so head-smackingly funny. Complete ...more
Oct 2001
Dec 13, 2007
 
Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
4.13
What a fabulous book this is. I had seen the movie first and normally am not very good with hard science fiction (I'm more of a fantasy girl), but I w ...more
Nov 1997
Dec 07, 2007
 
Under the Skin
3.69
What I enjoyed most was the utterly subtle shift between a commenplace mystery into a full-blown mindblowing sci-fi thriller. It snuck up on me. One m ...more
Apr 2003
Nov 17, 2007
 
Rude Mechanicals
3.78
Fascinating novella with characters from the Company universe. I loved the film history look at Max Reinhart's "Midsummer Night's Dream." I've since r ...more
Aug 2007
Dec 13, 2007
 
Edenborn (Idlewild, #2)
3.72
I was really surprised how much I enjoyed this book despite how different it was from it's predecessor, Idlewild. It had a lot of the same characters ...more
Sep 2005
Nov 29, 2007
 
Pattern Recognition (Bigend Trilogy, #1)
3.85
While this isn't REALLY a scifi book, it feels like it should be. It's told like a scifi story, even though it's in a modern-day setting and doesn't h ...more
May 11, 2008
May 04, 2008
 
Mendoza in Hollywood (The Company, #3)
3.80
Kage Baker's Company series has been my favorite series I've read in probably the past 10 years. The awesome thing about Baker is that it feels like s ...more
Aug 2002
Dec 13, 2007
 
Blackout
3.81
This, and All Clear, are my two favorite books of 2010. Classic Willis at her best.
Oct 08, 2010
May 08, 2011
 
Black Projects, White Knights: The Company Dossiers
4.00
This book is the perfect combination of the two best things in the whole world: Kage Baker's short stories and her Company series. Ms. Baker does the ...more
Dec 31, 2008
Jan 05, 2008
 
Grimspace (Sirantha Jax, #1)
3.77
This one is fabulous. More science fiction than fantasy. Great heroine and co-horts. Feels a little bit like the crew of Serenity. Plot is solid, acti ...more
May 25, 2009
May 24, 2009
 
Idlewild
3.85
I LOVED this book. I adored this fascinating universe that Sagan created with these believable characters. I thought it was a great technique to start ...more
Aug 2005
Nov 29, 2007
 
The Children of the Company (The Company, #6)
3.76
On one hand, this is a REALLY tedious book to get through because after the conclusion of "Life of the world to come," you just want to find out what ...more
not set
Jan 05, 2008
 
Dark Light (Harmony #5)
4.09
As far as I'm concerned, Jayne Castle (aka Jayne Ann Krentz) will be one of the originals when it comes to supernatural romance. This one felt a bit.. ...more
Dec 08, 2008
Dec 08, 2008
Rss More books shelved as 'scifi' »
« previous 1