Category Archives: Science fiction

Gloria Skurzynski – Virtual War (Virtual War Chronicles book 1)

So Virtual War is a novel study I am doing with my grade 7s.  It’s on the authorized reading list for grade 7ers in Alberta. This is basically Ender’s Game for a slightly younger audience. Corgan is a genetically engineered 14 year … Continue reading

Posted in book 01: Virtual War, Virtual War Chronicles | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Kevin J. Anderson – Clockwork Angels

It probably shouldn’t be odd after reading so many epic fantasies that are hundreds and thousands of pages long and spanning multiple books that a book just less than 250 pages long would be considered short.  But there it is, … Continue reading

Posted in Clockwork Angels | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Brandon Sanderson – Legion

Legion is a novella by epic fantasy writer Brandon Sanderson.  It is quite a bit different from Sanderson’s typical epic fantasies.  It is about Stephen Leeds, a man with schizophrenia.  Stephen is a genius by all accounts, but he claims he is … Continue reading

Posted in Legion | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Robert A. Heinlein – The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

A friend of mine leant me his copy of Robert A. Heinlein’s The Moon is a Harsh Mistress.  It was a very bold move for him to do considering he knows I am a big fan of Fantasy.  I had actually … Continue reading

Posted in The Moon is a Harsh Mistress | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Douglas Adams – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy book 1)

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is book 1 in Douglas Adam’s larger series with the same name.  It is about creatures including one Earthman, who hitchhike their way across the Universe. Both Ford and Arthur escape planet Earth 5 … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in book 01: Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment