Recommended Book: THE BONEMAKER by Sarah Beth Durst

THE BONEMAKER by Sarah Beth Durst Set in a world where bone magic is prevalent, The Bonemaker is the tale of a group of retired heroes who are once again called to save their homes. When the evil they once vanquished, or thought they’d vanquished, seems to have risen again, they start to gather, feeling … More Recommended Book: THE BONEMAKER by Sarah Beth Durst

Recommended Short Fiction: KALEIDOSCOPE by Silvia Moreno-Garcia & SANDRINE by Alexandra Munch

These two stories both revolve around relationships. In each, there is a sense of orbiting, characters close, but potentially never close enough. They are lovely in their own distinct ways. KALEIDOSCOPE by Silvia Moreno-Garcia is a stylized story dealing with characters whose lives touch in different ways in many iterations and time-lines. There’s so much … More Recommended Short Fiction: KALEIDOSCOPE by Silvia Moreno-Garcia & SANDRINE by Alexandra Munch

Recommended Book: THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN by Katherine Applegate

THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN Katherine Applegate Some middle grade stories are the sort that just grab you and turn you inside out, all the feelings layered deeply within every page. The One and Only Ivan is one such story, with a depth of emotion that catches you, yet mitigated with a humor in the … More Recommended Book: THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN by Katherine Applegate

Recommended Book: MARS GIRLS by Mary Turzillo

MARS GIRLS Mary Turzillo In a not-so-distant future on a Mars begun to be colonized, two girls get into and out of trouble time and again. Nanoannie is desperate to escape her hab (habitation) and experience life away from her parents, who she sees as domineering and overbearing. While Kapera is struggling to say goodbye … More Recommended Book: MARS GIRLS by Mary Turzillo

Recommended Book: DRAGONWRITER edited by Todd McCaffrey

DRAGONWRITER: A Tribute to Anne McCaffrey and Pern ed by Todd McCaffrey The dedication for Dragonwriter is to “all those who have found solace in the Worlds of Anne McCaffrey and Pern” and that’s exactly who this collection is for. All of us who’ve dreamed of her dragons, of flying her brainships, of being a … More Recommended Book: DRAGONWRITER edited by Todd McCaffrey