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SFBRP #482 – Lois McMaster Bujold – Mirror Dance – Vorkosigan Saga #8

Luke talks to Juliane about a small but major storytelling choice which means he won’t read another Vorkosigan Saga novel, and also reviews the rest of Mirror Dance by Lois McMaster Bujold. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his […]

SFBRP #481 – Samuel R Delaney – Babel-17

Luke and Juliane discuss language, the Sapir–Whorf hypothesis, and Babel-17 by Samuel R Delaney. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, “Get that rat off my face!” and “The Monster Story Conference”, so […]

SFBRP #480 – S B Divya – Machinehood

Luke talks to Juliane about a book that has all the best aspects, and the worst aspects, of a debut novel: Machinehood by S B Divya. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, […]

SFBRP #479 – James White – All Judgment Fled

Thanks to listener Simeon Beresford for identifying it, Luke and Juliane finally read and review the 1960’s first contact novel featuring blanket aliens: All Judgment Fled by James White. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like […]

SFBRP #478 – Yoon Ha Lee – Phoenix Extravagant

Juliane made it 80 percent into the ebook, then quit. Luke made it 50 percent into the audiobook, then asked Audible for a refund. Why didn’t they care enough to finish Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee? Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on […]

SFBRP #477 – Janet Kagen – Hellspark

Luke didn’t finish Hellspark by Janet Kagen. Why not? He tells Juliane why not. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, “Get that rat off my face!” and “The Monster Story Conference”, so […]

SFBRP #476 – Samuel R Delany – The Einstein Intersection

Luke talks to Juliane about a novel so intriguing he listened to the audiobook twice, The Einstein Intersection by Samuel R Delany, and also a relevant segment on Get Back, the documentary about The Beatles. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage […]

SFBRP #475 – Rosemary Kirstein – The Lost Steersman – Steerswoman #3

Juliane reviews The Lost Steersman, the third novel in the Steerswoman series by Rosmary Kirstein… plus Hawkeye complaining. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, “Get that rat off my face!” and “The […]

SFBRP #474 – Arkady Martine – A Desolation Called Peace – Teixcalaan #2

Luke talks to Juliane about the A Desolation Called Peace, the second Teixcalaan novel by Arkady Martine. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, “Get that rat off my face!” and “The Monster […]

SFBRP #473 – Derek Künsken – The Quantum War – Quantum Evolution #3

Luke tells Juliane what was missing from The Quantum War that made the previous Quantum Evolution books so good. Buy this book at , or discuss this book at Goodreads.com Luke blogs at: https://www.lukeburrage.com/blog Follow Luke on twitter: https://twitter.com/lukeburrage Luke writes his own novels, like “Minding Tomorrow”, “Combat”, “Get that rat off my face!” and […]