New blog at Oktopus Ink: Celebrating APIA SF/F authors!

I’ve got a new post up at the Oktopus Ink blog! In honor of May’s Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, I listed 8 science fiction and fantasy books by American authors of Asian or Pacific Islander heritage to check out. Find the whole list here.

Flash Review, Issue #005

Here are a few short reviews of books I’ve read in the past month. The Screaming Divas by Suzanne Kamata Provided by the publisher for review. Find Suzanne’s interview at Girls in Capes. When I started this book, I was expecting something more along the lines of a book about a band, with a lotContinue reading “Flash Review, Issue #005”

My most anticipated Fall 2014/Winter 2015 continuing series (Orbit Books)

One of my favorite publishers is Orbit Books.  That’s kind of a difficult thing to say, since there are tons of publishers that put out books I adore — Firebird, Penguin’s SPEAK imprint, Quirk Books, Dark Horse, and First Second all come to mind – but most books I’ve read from Orbit US have beenContinue reading “My most anticipated Fall 2014/Winter 2015 continuing series (Orbit Books)”

Flash Review, Issue #003

Here are a few short reviews of the books I’ve been reading recently. Audrey, Wait! by Robin Benway Purchased at Main Point Books. I first heard of this book around the time it first came out in 2008, and the book’s concept stuck in my mind since then: a girl breaks up with a boyfriend,Continue reading “Flash Review, Issue #003”

Flash Review, Issue #002

Here are a few short reviews of the books I’ve been reading recently. (You might notice a lot of speculative fiction in here!) Honor’s Knight by Rachel Bach This book definitely doesn’t suffer Second Book Syndrome. The continued adventures of Devi Morris takes readers from Fortune’s Fool to the wider universe as she tries toContinue reading “Flash Review, Issue #002”