Fiction Reviews

Jussi Adler-Olsen

The Absent One (2008)
The Keeper of Lost Causes
 (2007)

Charlie Jane Anders

All the Birds in the Sky (2016)

Madeline Ashby

Company Town (2016)
iD
(2013)
vN
 (2012)

Paolo Bacigalupi

The Drowned Cities (2012)
Pump Six and Other Stories  (2008)
Ship Breaker  (2010)
The Water Knife (2015)
The Windup Girl  (2009)

Wilhelmina Baird

Clipjoint (1994)
Crashcourse
 (1993)

Max Barry

Lexicon (2013)

Greg Bear

Mariposa (2009)
Quantico  (2005)

Alex Berenson

The Faithful Spy  (2006)
The Ghost War (2008)

Lauren Beukes

Broken Monsters (2014) 
Moxyland
  (2008)
The Shining Girls (2013)
Slipping: Stories, Essays & Other Writing (2016)
Zoo City  (2010)

James P. Blaylock

The Knights of the Cornerstone  (2008)
The Shadow on the Doorstep  (2009)

Darin Bradley

Chimpanzee (2014)
Noise  (2010)

Damien Broderick

Transcension  (2002)

Tobias S. Buckell

Arctic Rising (2012)
Hurricane Fever (2014)

M.M. Buckner

The Gravity Pilot (2011) 
Watermind
  (2008)

John Burdett

Bangkok 8  (2003)

Octavia E. Butler

Bloodchild and Other Stories  (1995)

M.R. Carey

The Girl with All the Gifts (2014)

Michael Chabon

The Yiddish Policemen’s Union   (2007)

Ted Chiang

The Lifecycle of Software Objects  (2010)
Stories of Your Life and Others  (2002)

Deborah Coates

Deep Down (2013)
Strange Country (2014)
Wide Open (2012)

Charles Cumming

A Colder War (2014)
A Divided Spy
(2017)
A Foreign Country
(2012)
The Hidden Man  (2003)
The Spanish Game  (2006)
A Spy By Nature  (2001)
The Trinity Six (2011)
Typhoon  (2008)

Samuel R. Delany

Nova (1968)

Alan DeNiro

Total Oblivion, More or Less  (2009)

Bradley Denton

Sergeant Chip and Other Novellas  (2014)

Paul Di Filippo

Shuteye for the Timebroker  (2006)

S.B. Divya

Runtime (2016)

Cory Doctorow

Makers  (2009)

Tom Doyle

American Craftsmen (2014)
The Wizard of Macatawa and Other Stories
 (2012)

Gardner Dozois, Editor

The Year’s Best Science Fiction, 26th Annual Collection (2009)

Greg Egan

Zendegi  (2010)

Jennifer Egan

Emerald City and Other Stories (1993)
The Invisible Circus (1995)
The Keep  (2006)
Look at Me
(2002)
A Visit from the Goon Squad
  (2010)

Dave Eggers

The Circle (2013)

Kelley Eskridge

Dangerous Space  (2007)
Solitaire  (2002)

Dan Fesperman

The Double Game (2012)

Karen Joy Fowler

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves (2013)

Alan Furst

The Foreign Correspondent  (2006)
A Hero of France (2016)
Kingdom of Shadows  (2000)
Midnight in Europe (2014)
Mission to Paris (2012)
Spies of the Balkans   (2010)
The Spies of Warsaw  (2008)

William Gibson

The Peripheral  (2014)  
Zero History
  (2010)

Carolyn Ives Gilman

Arkfall  (2009)
Dark Orbit (2015)
Halfway Human  (1998)
The Ice Owl (2011)
Isles of the Forsaken (2011)
Ison of the Isles  (2012)

Kathleen Ann Goonan

Angels and You Dogs (2012)
In War Times
(2007)

Steven Gould

7th Sigma (2011)

Daryl Gregory

Afterparty (2014)
The Devil’s Alphabet
  (2009)
Unpossible and Other Stories (2011)
We Are All Completely Fine (2014)

Nicola Griffith

Ammonite (1993)
Slow River (1995)

Austin Grossman

You (2013)

Eileen Gunn

Questionable Practices (2014)

Peter F. Hamilton

Misspent Youth  (2002)

Nick Harkaway

Tigerman  (2014)

Colin Harvey

Damage Time (2010)

Nalo Hopkinson

Falling in Love with Hominids (2015)

Kameron Hurley

God’s War  (2011)

David Ignatius

The Director  (2014)

Alexander C. Irvine

Buyout  (2009)

Emmi Itäranta

Memory of Water  (2014)

James Patrick Kelly

Strange But Not a Stranger  (2001)

John Kessel

The Baum Plan for Financial Independence and Other Stories  (2008)

Nancy Kress

After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall (2012)
Dogs  (2008)
Fountain of Age (2012)
Nano Comes to Clifford Falls and Other Stories  (2008)
Yesterday’s Kin (2014)

Douglas Lain

Billy Moon  (2013)
Fall Into Time
(2011)
Last Week’s Apocalypse  (2006)

John le Carré

A Delicate Truth (2013)
Our Kind of Traitor  (2010)

Gayle Lynds

The Last Spymaster  (2006)
Masquerade (1996)

Ken MacLeod

The Night Sessions  (2009)

Susan Elia MacNeal

Mr. Churchill’s Secretary (2012)

Emily St. John Mandel

Last Night in Montreal (2009)
Station Eleven
  (2014)

David Marusek

Getting to Know You  (2007)
Mind Over Ship  (2009)

Paul McAuley

Cowboy Angels  (2011)
Mind’s Eye  (2005)

Charles McCarry

The Miernik Dossier (1973)

Ian McDonald

The Dervish House  (2010)
Luna: New Moon (2015)
Planesrunner (2011)

Sandra McDonald

Lovely Little Planet  (2015)

Will McIntosh

Soft Apocalypse (2011)

Maureen F. McHugh

After the Apocalypse (2011)
Mothers & Other Monsters  (2005)

Lydia Millet

Ghost Lights (2011)
How the Dead Dream (2008)
Love in Infant Monkeys (2009)
Magnificence (2012)
Mermaids in Paradise (2014)
Oh Pure and Radiant Heart  (2005)
Pills and Starships (2014)
Sweet Lamb of Heaven (2016)

Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Signal to Noise (2015)

James Morrow

The Asylum of Dr. Caligari (2017)
The Madonna and the Starship
 
(2014)
The Philosopher’s Apprentice  (2008)
Shambling Towards Hiroshima  (2009)

Ramez Naam

Nexus (2013)

Linda Nagata

The Red: First Light (2013)

Anne Nesbet

Cloud and Wallfish (2016)

Emma Newman

Planetfall (2015)

Claire North

The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August (2014)

Nnedi Okorafor

Kabu-Kabu (2013)
Lagoon (2015)

Malka Older

Infomocracy (2016)

Dexter Palmer

Version Control (2016)

Carrie Patel

The Buried Life (2015)

Laurie Penny

Everything Belongs to the Future (2016)

Otto Penzler, Editor

Agents of Treachery  (2010)

Marge Piercy

He, She and It  (1992)

Tim Powers

The Bible Repairman and Other Stories (2011)
Medusa’s Web (2016)

Tim Pratt

Antiquities and Tangibles & Other Stories (2013)

Hannu Rajaniemi

Collected Fiction (2015)
The Quantum Thief
 (2010)

Alastair Reynolds

Slow Bullets (2014)

Stella Rimington

At Risk  (2004)
Breaking Cover (2016)
Close Call (2014)
Dead Line  (2008)
The Geneva Trap (2012)
Illegal Action  (2007)
Present Danger  (2009)
Secret Asset  (2006)
Rip Tide (2011)

Justina Robson

Silver Screen  (1999)

Kim Stanley Robinson

2312 (2012)
Aurora (2015)

Mary Rosenblum

Chimera  (1993)
The Drylands  (1993)
Synthesis & Other Virtual Realities (1996)

Greg Rucka

Alpha (2013)
A Gentleman’s Game  (2004)
The Last Run  (2010)
Private Wars  (2005)

Matt Ruff

Bad Monkeys  (2007)
The Mirage (2012)

Geoff Ryman

Paradise Tales  (2011)

Nisi Shawl

Everfair (2016)

Lucius Shepard

Barnacle Bill the Spacer and Other Stories (1997)
Eternity and Other Stories
 (2005)

Lewis Shiner

Dark Tangos (2011)

Daniel Silva

The Mark of the Assassin  (1998)

Olen Steinhauer

36 Yalta Boulevard (2005)
All the Old Knives  (2015)
An American Spy (2012)
The Bridge of Sighs (2003)
The Cairo Affair (2014)
The Confession (2004)
Liberation Movements (2006)
The Nearest Exit (2010)
The Tourist  (2009)
Victory Square (2007)

Neal Stephenson

REAMDE  (2011)

Bruce Sterling

The Caryatids  (2009)
Globalhead  (1992)
Pirate Utopia (2016)

Charles Stross

The Jennifer Morgue  (2006)

Tricia Sullivan

Maul  (2003)

Lucy Sussex

Absolute Uncertainty (2006)

Ian Tregillis

Bitter Seeds  (2010)
The Coldest War (2012)
The Mechanical (2015)
Necessary Evil (2013)
Something More Than Night (2013)

Harry Turtledove

Hitler’s War  (2008)

Genevieve Valentine

Dream Houses (2014)
Mechanique: A Tale of the Circus Tresaulti
 (2011)
Persona  (2015)

John Varley

Slow Apocalypse (2012)

Carrie Vaughn

After the Golden Age (2011)

Jo Walton

My Real Children (2014)

Elizabeth Wein

Code Name Verity (2012)
Rose Under Fire (2013)

Chuck Wendig

Zeroes (2015)

Walter Jon Williams

Deep State  (2011)
The Fourth Wall (2012)
Impersonations (2016)
Implied Spaces  (2009)
This Is Not a Game  (2009)

Connie Willis

Blackout  (2010)

Edward Wilson

The Envoy (2008)

G. Willow Wilson

Alif the Unseen (2012)

Robert Charles Wilson

The Affinities (2015)
Burning Paradise
 (2013)  
Julian Comstock:  A Novel of 22nd Century America
  (2009)
Vortex (2011)

Rob Ziegler

Seed (2011)