Category Archives: Time Travel

31 Essential Science Fiction Terms And Where They Came From

http://io9.com/31-essential-science-fiction-terms-and-where-they-came-1594794250?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow Some of my favorites include: android, terraforming, posthuman, dystopia, multiverse and cyberspace. Interesting list and origins. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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eBook Review: Hollow World by Sullivan (4 out of 5 stars)

Hollow World by Michael J. Sullivan 4 out of 5 stars Read in November 2013 Synopsis: The future is coming…for some, sooner than others. Ellis Rogers is an ordinary man who is about to embark on an extraordinary journey. All … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Highly Unlikely Scenario by Cantor (3 Stars)

A Highly Unlikely Scenario or, a Neetsa Pizza Employee’s Guide to Saving the World by Rachel Cantor 3 out of 5 stars Read in February 2014 Suggested reading for the Kansas City Public Library Adult Winter Reading Program “Stop Me If … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Anubis Gates by Powers (3 Stars)

The Anubis Gates by Tim Powers 3 out of 5 stars Read in October 2008 Warning: Spoilers Brendan Doyle is a biographer and researcher specializing in poetry and prose of the early 19th century. In fact, it’s his knowledge of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Eifelheim by Flynn (3.5 Stars)

Eifelheim by Michael Flynn 3.5 out of 5 stars Read in March 2010 I thoroughly enjoyed all the 14th century scenes and plot. I didn’t care for the ‘now’ (i.e. present day) interludes. The peasants, priests, lords and aliens proved … Continue reading

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Book Review: To Say Nothing of the Dog by Willis (3.5 Stars)

To Say Nothing of the Dog By Connie Willis 3.5 out of 5 stars Read in March 2009 This was a very enjoyable jaunt through time in search of a missing bishop’s bird stump for the Coventry Cathedral’s restoration.  It’s … Continue reading

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