Book Talk


Abraham, Daniel   –   The Dagger and the Coin series

Addison, Katherine   –   The Goblin Emperor *read-along*

Alderman, Naomi   –   The Power

Aldiss, Brian   –   The Airs of Earth

Anderson, Poul   –   Trader to the Stars


Baker, Kage   –   The Anvil of the World

Ballard, J G   –   The Drowned World

Beukes, Lauren   –   Broken Monsters *buddy read*

Brennan, Marie   –   A Natural History of Dragons (Lady Trent 1)

Brookmyre, Chris   –   Places in the Darkness

Brust, Steven   –   Agyar

Bull, Emma   –   War for the Oaks

Burgess, Anthony   –   A Clockwork Orange

Byrne, Monica   –   The Girl in the Road


Carey, M R   –   The Boy on the Bridge

Carriger, Gail   –   The Finishing School series

Chambers, Becky   –   The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Chambers, Becky   –   A Closed and Common Orbit

Cho, Zen   –   Sorcerer to the Crown

Compton, D.G.   –   The Continuous Katherine Mortenhoe

Czerneda, Julie E.   –   Beholder’s Eye (Web Shifters 1)

Czerneda, Julie E.   –   Changing Vision (Web Shifters 2)


Dalcher, Christina   –   Vox

Dean, Pamela   –   Tam Lin

Delany, Samuel R   –   Driftglass

DiTerlizzi, Tony   –   The Wondla trilogy

Doctorow, Cory & Wang, Jen   –   In Real Life


El-Mohtar, Amal & Gladstone, Max   –   This is How You Lose the Time War


Farmer, Philip José   –   To Your Scattered Bodies Go

Fink, Joseph & Cranor, Jeffrey   –   Welcome to Night Vale

Freer, Dave   –   Dragon’s Ring

Freer, Dave   –   Dog and Dragon


Gaiman, Neil   –   The Graveyard Book

Gaiman, Neil & Headley, Maria Dahvana (ed.)   –   Unnatural Creatures

Gilbert, Zoe   –   Folk

Glukhovsky, Dmitry   –   Metro 2033

Goodman, Alison   –   The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen 1)

Grant, Mira   –   Into the Drowning Deep


Hardinge, Frances   –   Fly by Night (Mosca & Clent 1)

Hardinge, Frances   –   Twilight Robbery (Mosca & Clent 2)

Hardinge, Frances      A Skinful of Shadows

Harrison, Harry   –   Bill the Galactic Hero

Hobb, Robin   –   Assassin’s Apprentice (Farseer 1)

Hoffman, Nina Kiriki   –   The Thread that Binds the Bones (Chapel Hollow 1)

Hopkinson, Nalo   –   The New Moon’s Arms

Hurley, Kameron   –   The Stars Are Legion


Ishizuka, Chihiro   –   Flying Witch (volumes 1 & 2)

Ishizuka, Chihiro   –   Flying Witch (volumes 3 & 4)

Ishizuka, Chihiro   –   Flying Witch (volumes 5 & 6)


Jackson, Shirley   –   The Haunting of Hill House

Jackson, Shirley   –   We Have Always Lived in the Castle

Johnston, E K   –   A Thousand Nights

Johnston, E K   –   Kingdom of Sleep


Kowal, Mary Robinette   –   Shades of Milk and Honey

Kowal, Mary Robinette   –   The Calculating Stars (Lady Astronaut 1)


Lafferty, Mur   –   The Shambling Guide to New York City

Lafferty, Mur   –   Six Wakes

Lanagan, Margo   –   The Brides of Rollrock Island

Le Guin, Ursula   –   Gifts

Le Guin, Ursula   –   The Lathe of Heaven

Lindholm, Megan   –   Alien Earth

Liu, Marjorie & Takeda, Sana   –   Monstress: Awakening (volume 1)

Liu, Marjorie & Takeda, Sana   –   Monstress: The Blood (volume 2)

Llewellyn, Robert   –   News From Gardenia

Lord, Karen   –   Redemption in Indigo


Marillier, Juliet   –   Heart’s Blood

Martin, George R R   –   A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms

Martin, George R R   –   Nightflyers

McKinley, Robin   –   Chalice

McMaster Bujold, Lois   –   Cordelia’s Honor

Mieville, China   –   Perdido Street Station

Mieville, China   –   Un Lun Dun

Millwood Hargrave, Kiran   –   The Girl of Ink and Stars

Morgenstern, Erin   –   The Starless Sea


Newman, Sandra   –   The Country of Ice Cream Star

Nix, Garth   –   Newt’s Emerald

Nix, Garth   –   Sabriel (Old Kingdom 1)

Nix, Garth   –   Lirael (Old Kingdom 2)

Nix, Garth   –   Abhorsen (Old Kingdom 3)

North, Claire   –   The Sudden Appearance of Hope


Okorafor, Nnedi   –   The Binti trilogy

Okorafor, Nnedi   –   Lagoon

Onyebuchi, Tochi   –   Beasts Made of Night


Piercy, Marge   –   Woman on the Edge of Time

Powers, Tim   –   The Anubis Gates



Reynolds, Alastair   –   Slow Bullets

Robinson, Kim Stanley   –   2312

Russ, Joanna   –   The Female Man


Sanderson, Brandon   –   The Final Empire (Mistborn 1)

Sanderson, Brandon   –   The Well of Ascension (Mistborn 2)

Sanderson, Brandon   –   The Hero of Ages (Mistborn 3)

Sapkowski, Andrzej   –   Blood of Elves

Scalzi, John   –   Old Man’s War 

Scarborough, Elizabeth      The Unicorn Creed (Argonia 2)

Schwab, V.E.   –   Vicious

Smythe, James   –   The Explorer

Spurrier, Simon & Stokely, Jeff   –   Six-Gun Gorilla

Stålenhag, Simon   –   The Electric State

Stevermer, Caroline   –   A College of Magics

Stevermer, Caroline   –   A Scholar of Magic

Strahan, Jonathan (ed.)   –   Under My Hat: Tales from the Cauldron

Stross, Charles   –   Saturn’s Children


Taylor, Jodi –  Just One Damned Thing After Another

Tchaikovsky, Adrian   –   Guns of the Dawn

Teffeau, Lauren C   –   Implanted

Thompson, Tade   –   The Murders of Molly Southbourne

Tsukumizu      Girls’ Last Tour (volumes 1 to 6)



Valente, Catherynne M   –   Space Opera

VanderMeer, Jeff   –   Annihilation

Vaughan, Brian K & Staples, Fiona   –   Saga (volume 1)


Walton, Jo   –   The King’s Peace

Walton, Jo   –   The King’s Name 

Walton, Jo   –   The Prize in the Game

Walton, Jo   –   Tooth and Claw

Wecker, Helene   –   The Golem and the Jinni

Wiebe, Kurtis J.   –   Rat Queens

Williams, Jen   –   The Ninth Rain (The Winnowing Flame 1) *Read-along*

Williams, Jen   –   The Bitter Twins (The Winnowing Flame 2) *Read-along*

Williams, Jen   –   The Poison Song (The Winnowing Flame 3) *Read-along*

Wooding, Chris   –   Retribution Falls (Ketty Jay 1)

Wooding, Chris   –   The Black Lung Captain (Ketty Jay 2)

Wooding, Chris   –   The Iron Jackal (Ketty Jay 3)


Yuknavitch, Lidia   –   The Book of Joan



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