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Three science fiction fans review and discuss a different science fiction or fantasy book every week.
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Apr 18, 2017

Archipelago. We review and discuss "A Wizard of EarthSea" by Ursula K. LeGuin.

Apr 11, 2017

Boil bugs! We review and discuss "The Obelisk Gate" by N. K. Jemisin. Note: we refer at one point to Barry's fridge, "Fridgy McFridginton." Mr. McFridgington does not appear, thanks to noise reduction software.

Apr 4, 2017

Tentacle junkies? We review and discuss "Central Station" by Lavie Tidhar. NOTE: This episode was originally recorded in late 2016.

Mar 29, 2017

Metafiction is just a metasignifier. We review and discuss "Arcadia" by Iain Pears. Due to microphone and pseudointellectual issues, this episode features both long postmodern rants and popping plosives, so we invite you to hate-enjoy!

Mar 22, 2017

Avian blood mead farts! Sleep-deprived and loopy, we review and discuss "Norse Mythology" by Neil Gaiman.

Mar 15, 2017

Nom nom nom! We discuss our nominations for the 2017 Hugos.

Mar 9, 2017

Self-replicating robots that always eat organic. We review and discuss "vN: The First Machine Dynasty" by Madeline Ashby.

Feb 22, 2017

Load up the ambi. We review and discuss "The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet" by Becky Chambers.

Feb 14, 2017

Woul you like cricket powder with that? We review and discuss "Version Control" by Dexter Palmer.

Feb 7, 2017

Eat the eyes! We review and discuss "The Elementals" by Michael McDowell.

Jan 25, 2017

Self-driving cars! AR goggles! We review and discuss "Daemon" by Daniel Suarez.

Jan 18, 2017

I am not a crook. We review and discuss "Crooked" by Austin Grossman.

Jan 4, 2017

Shut your speaker! We review and discuss "Consider Phlebas" by Iain M. Banks.

Dec 20, 2016

High Logic or High Nonsense? We review and discuss "Every Heart a Doorway" by Seanan McGuire.

Dec 13, 2016

Aggrandizement! We review and discuss "All the Birds in the Sky" by Charlie Jane Anders.

Dec 6, 2016

Top of the teeth, tip of the tongue. We review and discuss "Hag-Seed" by Margaret Atwood.

Nov 29, 2016

Dear listeners! We review and discuss "Too Like the Lightning" by Ada Palmer.

Nov 22, 2016

Idiots... in... spaaaace! We review and discuss "Colony" by Ben Bova. We also attempt to cast the 70s TV miniseries it was truly meant to be.

Nov 15, 2016

In space, no one can hear you whine. We review and discuss "Gateway" by Frederik Pohl.

Nov 8, 2016

Blood on the snow! We review and discuss "Indexing: Reflections" by the inimitable Seanan McGuire.

Nov 1, 2016

Yay Overlords! Or not. We review and discuss the classic science fiction novel "Childhood's End" by Arthur C. Clarke.

Oct 25, 2016

Shapeshifters on ice! We review and discuss "Who Goes There?" by John W. Campbell, the basis for the movie "The Thing".

Oct 18, 2016

Consciousness is an illusion and we're all doomed! We review and discuss "Blindsight" by Peter Watts. Also featuring Stephen describing neurological problems with a strange eagerness, and repetitive chanting of "neurogeek".

Oct 11, 2016

Interview with Matt Ruff, author of "Lovecraft Country".

Oct 4, 2016

We review and discuss "Lovecraft Country" by Matt Ruff.

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