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Glasshouse by Charles Stross, reviewed by Mike Phelps

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Review – Ctrl.Alt.Revolt by Nick Cole, reviewed by Peter Sean Bradley

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Unforgettable by Eric James Stone, reviewed by Peter Sean Bradley

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The Fold: A Novel by Peter Clines by Peter Sean Bradley

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[easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”left” asin=”B00NDTS7NC” cloaking=”default” height=”500″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51P7d9SWvGL.jpg” tag=”superversivesf-20″ width=”329″] Star Gate meets Lovecraft with an assist from some odd, green cockroaches Reviewed by Peter Sean Bradley Peter Clines is beginning to develop into one of my favorite writers. It’s not that his books are great works of literature, but they are…

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Earth Awakens, Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston, Reviewed by Mike Phelps

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[easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”right” asin=”B00W8RJQY4″ cloaking=”default” height=”123″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/B1mDvWPXW6S._SL160_.png” tag=”superversivesf-20″ width=”160″] Earth Awakens, Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston Mike Phelps Earth Awakens is the finale of the First Formic War trilogy, but also serves retroactively as the fertile ground from which Card’s classic Ender’s Game series springs. Prequels can be funny because…

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Review, Armada by Ernest Cline, reviews by Mike Phelps

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[easyazon_image add_to_cart=”default” align=”left” asin=”0804137250″ cloaking=”default” height=”500″ localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” src=”http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51Wcvrk9laL.jpg” tag=”superversivesf-20″ width=”329″]Armada takes the position that the “alien invasion of Earth” scenario is played and long overdue for a tongue-in-cheek send up. A high school senior named Zack, is a gifted gamer, specializing in POV shooter games that simulate air-to-air combat. Zack’s hold on…

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