Posts under ‘Science Fiction’

The Unit – Ninni Holmqvist

  Translated from the Swedish by Marlaine Delargy If there is a fine line between love and hate then this book […]

We – Yevgeny Zamyatin

 Translated from the Russian by Clarence Brown Five words from the blurb: dystopia, totalitarian, masterpiece, individual, freedom I hadn’t heard of this […]

Finch – Jeff Vandermeer

I loved The City and the City and was craving a book with a similar style. An Internet search led […]

Paprika – Yasutaka Tsutsui

 Translated from the Japanese by Andrew Driver I bought this book because I saw the following phrase on the cover: […]

The Day of the Triffids – John Wyndham

I hadn’t read any Wyndham before, but everyone seems to talk about him fondly and so I decided that it was time […]

The Best Literary Science Fiction Books?

I’m getting bored of reality. The more books I read, the more it feels as though they are all churning […]