Tag: book reviews

Machinehood – Book Review

Hugo Award nominee S.B. Divya (Runtime) is back with Machinehood, an action-packed sci-fi thriller about artificial intelligence, sentience, and labor rights in the near...

The Electric Kingdom – Review

In absence of nothing, you begin to understand what’s important in life. Not video games, not Twitter, not even electricity are vital when it...

The Gilded Ones – Review

The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna is a wonderful West African folklore/fantasy novel that balances multiple real-world themes and fantastical magical elements with a...

Wings Of Ebony – Review

In this riveting, keenly emotional debut fantasy from author J. Elle, Wings of Ebony follows a Black teen from Houston who has her world...

Stranger Things: Suspicious Minds (Book)

The first official novel set in the world of Stranger Things arrives this week and it’s filled with all the intrigue, mystery, and character work fans have come to expect from the franchise. Come inside for my full review of Suspicious Minds!

Geek Pick of the Week: Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down

While the wait for Stranger Things Season 3 continues, Del Rey has released an excellent companion book for the series packed with tons of information and goodies. It's an easy choice for our Geek Pick of the Week!

Solo: A Star Wars Story (Novel)

If you’re looking to enjoy the adventure of Solo: A Star Wars Story beyond watching the blu-ray over and over, you may want to give Mur Lafferty’s novelization a gander. Expanded with new scenes and delving into the characters’ minds, it’s an adaptation worth reading. Come inside for my full review!

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Novel)

With Star Wars: The Last Jedi now out on blu-ray and easy for you to watch over and over again, you might think there's no point in picking up the film's novelization. You'd be wrong. More than a retelling of the film, the novel adds some impressive depth to the story and is well worth your time. Check out my full review to see why. 

Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Cobalt Squadron (Book)

Rose Tico, the breakout new character from The Last Jedi, gets her own adventure (along with her sister Paige) in the latest tie-in novel from Disney Publishing.  With great character work, and a fast pace, Cobalt Squadron engages despite a weaker plot.  Come inside to check out my full review. 

Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View (Novel)

The latest Star Wars book from Del Rey brings an assortment of authors together to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the original film in an impressive, and highly entertaining, short story compilation.  Check out my full review to see why it's worth picking up!

Will Aliens: Fireteam Be The Game We Have Wanted for Years?...

Welcome back to the 2nd Opinion Podcast! After a crazy ice storm, working long hours, and having no internet we are finally back! In...