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Karma Chameleon: The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu Book Review

A fat slob is inhabited by an alien force and told to fight an international war. This new spy fi book embraces geek culture and plays off the classic buddy tale.

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Interview with Frank Beddor, Author of Hatter M and The Looking Glass Wars

Radiant Attack interviews Frank Beddor, bestselling author of Hatter M and The Looking Glass Wars. In this interview we discuss Zen, kickass kickstarters and toilet demons.

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Contract of Defiance by Tammy Salyer Book Review

Meet the toughest gal in the galaxy, Aly Erikson, as she shoots her way to freedom. This indie book hits all the right notes in an entertaining sci fi action thriller.

Screen Shot 2013-04-01 at 4.33.15 PM Kazuo Ishiguro
 
 
 
 
 

Nostalgia and the Human Heart: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Nostalgia is at the heart of much of Kazuo Ishiguro’s writing; the award-winning author of The Remains of the Day often writes about regret and memory. The cliched book cover quote “this is a novel about love and loss” applies aptly to Never Let Me Go, a 2005 nominee for the Man Booker Prize.

conspiracy_cover2 Liesel Schwarz
 
 
 
 
 

A Conspiracy of Alchemists by Liesel Schwarz Book Review

A female airship pilot’s delivery goes awry, forcing her into the hands of a dastardly man. Feminists beware, this steampunk novel made me want to punch the love interest.