Tag: science fiction

Another perspective on my work

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Another perspective on my work

Posted By leekoven

A week and a half ago I discussed my manuscript with my friend N. N is a literary agent who does nonfiction. She also does editing for her agency. However, she reads hundreds of novels every year, mostly genre ones. She was curious about my

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Book Review: Without a Front – The Warrior’s Challenge by Fletcher DeLancey

Book Review

Book Review: Without a Front – The Warrior’s Challenge by Fletcher DeLancey

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
This book picks up right where Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge ends. Read that book first.
The suspension of disbelief
See Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge.
The quick summary
Andira Tal is recovering from an attempt on her

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Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

Book Review

Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
About a thousand years from now. Action takes place on fairly backwater planet Branimir, on the passenger-freighter Faraon Azul, and in the city of Ridderth on planet Mabingion, the site of a brutal city riot several years before the book

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Book Review: Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge by Fletcher Delancey

Book Review

Book Review: Without a Front: The Producer’s Challenge by Fletcher Delancey

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
The time is the far future. On Planet Alsea the inhabitants are humanoids with empathic powers. Most of the events take place in Blacksun, the capital, and the landholdings of the Opah family, called Hol-Opah.
The suspension of disbelief
Empathic humanoids

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So you want to read some SFR: recommendations for science fiction readers

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So you want to read some SFR: recommendations for science fiction readers

Posted By leekoven

N.B. These curated lists are for the gentle reader who is intrigued by the concept, but doesn’t know where to start. For a more comprehensive guide of everything out there, check out Corinne Kilgore’s SFR Station! It has excellent categories. Without it these posts would have involved

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