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Seveneves - Neal Stephenson

You Review: Seveneves – Neal Stephenson

Reviewed by Oscar Strik Few things stuff your bookshelf quite like a new Neal Stephenson novel; his latest, Seveneves, is no exception, weighing in at a hefty 869 pages. Now, I’m normally not that kind of guy, but in this …

Trees - Warren Ellis and Jason Howard

Book Review: Trees by Warren Ellis and Jason Howard

Reviewed by Michael Minneboo Trees, volume 1: In Shadow by Warren Ellis (Transmetropolitan, The Authority) and Jason Howard is something else. Trees is a great science fiction story that presents a new perspective on the theme of alien-invasion. Like all …

An Ember in the Ashes - Sabaa Tahir

You Review: An Ember in the Ashes – Sabaa Tahir

Reviewed by Debby Kasbergen An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir is easily one of the most hyped up 2015 debuts / releases overall. Ever since it was announced, people have been clamoring for the book – excited by this …

Migratory Animals - Mary Helen Specht

You Review: Migratory Animals – Mary Helen Specht

Reviewed by Esmée de Heer Migratory Animals is Mary Helen Specht‘s first novel and it’s a big one. She tackles difficult subjects like Huntington’s disease and mental illness, but also emigrating, friends versus family and the disappointment of our current …