Tag Archive: David Mitchell

Jan 15

Week 2: Hilarious Hijinks in Space and Immanuel Kant

Books Read Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie The Thing Itself by Adam Roberts Slade House by David Mitchell  Currently Reading (R)evolution by PJ Manney (1) This week saw the passing of David Bowie and Alan Rickman, both from cancer and both at the age of 69.  While we might despair, they leave behind enduring legacies.  …

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Jul 09

The World Fantasy Award shortlist for Best Novel has been announced…

… and it includes the following five books. Katherine Addison, The Goblin Emperor (Tor Books) Robert Jackson Bennett, City of Stairs (Broadway Books/Jo Fletcher Books) David Mitchell, The Bone Clocks (Random House/Sceptre UK) Jeff VanderMeer, Area X: The Southern Reach Trilogy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux Originals) Jo Walton, My Real Children (Tor Books US/Corsair UK) …

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Apr 08

And the Clarke Award Shortlist has been announced

If you’re looking to wash the sour taste of the Hugo Awards out of your mouth, you might want to consider these six novels that were just announced as the nominees for the Arthur C Clarke Awards: The Girl With All The Gifts – M.R. Carey (Orbit) The Book Of Strange New Things – Michel Faber (Canongate) …

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