50 Years Since the Moon Landing & Some of My Favourite SF Stories

50 Years Since the Moon Landing & Some of My Favourite SF Stories

The moon landing is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and I'm amazed that we managed to make it up in space in 1969. This year, NASA also opened their international space station to tourists (if you can afford to go) and scientists captured photos of a black hole which, up until now, was thought [...]

Reviews in 100 Words: Cress, The Midwich Cuckoos & Living and Dying on the Internet

I have now twice, not once but twice missed out books from my previous reviews in 100 words. Completely forgot to put them on my read list. Didn't think to check goodreads against my review post. So, here's bonus round before the end of the year for the three inexplicably forgotten books all reviewed in 100 words precisely. Cress [...]

Skyward | Brandon Sanderson (ARC Review)

Skyward | Brandon Sanderson (ARC Review)

Skyward | Brandon Sanderson ★★★★ Once the crew of a spaceship travelling the stars, generations later, humans now live  under the surface of the planet Detritus. Mysterious alien starfighters break through the belt of debris that fills the sky and the humans are struggling to survive. Seventeen-year-old Spensa wants to become a pilot, like her [...]