Science Fiction

Embassytown by China Miéville

Embassytown is a stand-alone science fiction novel by China Miéville. The story follows the first-person narrative of Avice, a woman living in the titular Embassytown on a planet populated by a sentient species humanity refers to as the Hosts. The Hosts speak …

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Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Shatter Me is the much anticipated debut novel of US author Tahereh Mafi. The first book in a projected trilogy, it provides an intense mix of dystopian fantasy and young adult romance with a superhuman twist. While it may seem a mean …

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The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell

Winner of the Arthur C. Clarke award and one of Entertainment Weekly’s ten best books of the year in 1996, The Sparrow is the debut novel of Mary Doria Russell, an academic who had only previously written scientific articles and technical …

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