Category: Book Reviews

Book Review: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick

My very first PKD. A rite of passage, perhaps? That was really… weird, but interesting.

Book Review: The Coddling of the American Mind | Right-Wing Outrage or Well-Written Treatise?

In the past few years, it has become relatively common to see large and occasionally violent protests on college campuses when controversial, usually right-wing, speakers are invited.

Book Review: Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé (A Rant) | SPOILER REVIEW

What would you get if you fed an AI 10,000 words of antiracism books, “deconstructing whiteness” seminars and the script of that Karen movie trailer and then told it to write a YA thriller?

The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal: Feminist Alternate History and Space Travel

In which I again reveal that though I can’t think of my own ideas for books, I always have tons of ideas on how I would write someone else’s awesome idea…

Book Review: If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio (Shakespeare Is Dangerous) | SPOILER REVIEW

I am once again returning to the land of dark academia for a (spoiler) review of If We Were Villains by M.L. Rio.

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut: Pacifism, Predeterminism, and Alien Abductions?

That was a really very strange book about how war is hell while managing to fit in possibly hallucinated aliens (in my interpretation, at least?)