Reviews

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4 Dead Queens by Astrid Scholtz
A
A Memory Called Empire by Arkady Martine
Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody
The Album of Dr. Moreau by Daryl Gregory
All Systems Red by Martha Wells
All of Us Villains by Amanda Foody, Christine Lynn Herman
And What Can We Offer You Tonight by Premee Mohamed
The Angel of Crows by Katherine Addison
The Art of Taxidermy by Sharon Kernot
Artemis by Andy Weir
The Atlas Six by Olivie Blake
Autonomous by Annalee Newitz
B
A Bargain of Blood and Gold by Kristin Jacques
Battle of the Linguist Mages by Scotto Moore
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden
Binti by Nnedi Okafor
The Bird King by G Willow Wilson|
The Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
The Black Tides of Heaven by JY Yang
The Bone Shard Daughter by Andrea Stewart
The Bone Shard Emperor by Andrea Stewart
Broadcast by Liam Brown
C
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
The Chosen and the Beautiful by Nghi Vo
The City of Brass by SA Chakraborty
City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab
City of Lies by Sam Hawke
A Clash of Steel by CB Lee
Conservation of Shadows by Yoon Ha Lee
The Councillor by EJ Beaton 
Crown of Feathers by Nicki Pau Preto
Crazy Rich Asians by Kevil Kwan
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
A Curse of Roses by Diana Pinguicha
The Cybernetic Cafe by Meredith Katz
D
Darling by K Ancrum
A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik
The Death of Jane Lawrence by Caitlin Starling
A Declaration of the Right of Magicians by HG Parry
The Deep by Rivers Solomon, Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, and Jonathan Snipes
A Desolation Called Peace by Arkady Martine
Of Dragons, Feasts, and Murders by Aliette de Bodard
The Dragon of Jin-Sayeng by KS Villoso
Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee
E
Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri
Empire of the Vampire by Jay Kristoff
Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean
Empress of Salt and Fortune by Nghi Vo
F
Fevered Star by Rebecca Roanhorse
Fireheart Tiger by Aliette de Bodard
The Fox’s Tower and Other Tales by Yoon Ha Lee
G
The Girl Who Fell Beneath the Sea by Axie Oh
The Grey Bastards by Jonathan French
The Gutter Prayer by Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan
H
Hallow Empire by Sam Hawke
The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #2) by Rick Riordan
The Hanged Man by KD Edwards
Heaven Official’s Blessing (天官赐福) by 墨香铜臭
Hexarchate Stories by Yoon Ha Lee
Holly and Hazel by Sara C Snider
Hope Never Dies by Andrew Shaffer
Hotsuka’s Story by JF Mehentee
The Hourglass Throne by KD Edwards
The House on the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune
The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard
I
The Ice Princess’ Fair Illusion by Lynn E. O’Connacht
The Ikessar Falcon by KS Villoso
In the Watchful City by S Qiouyi Lu
In the Vanishers’ Palace by Aliette de Bodard
Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao
Isle of Gold by Seven Jane
J
Jade Legacy by Fonda Lee
The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri
K
Keeper of the Night by Kylie Lee Baker
L
Lakesedge by Lyndall Clipstone
The Last Sun by KD Edwards
The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K Lee Guin
A Lesson in Vengeance by Victoria Lee
The Liar’s Knot by MA Carrick
Light from Uncommon Stars by Ryka Aoki
M
Magic Bites by Illona Andrews
Magic Burns by Illona Andrews
A Magic Steeped in Poison by Judy I Lin
A Marvelous Light by Freya Marske
The Mask of Mirrors by MA Carrick
A Metal Box Floating Between Stars and Other Stories by Jamie Lackey
Monkey Around by Jadie Jang
The Monster Baru Cormorant (The Masquerade #2) by Seth Dickinson
Mooncakes by Wendy Xu, Suzanne Walker
N
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
A Natural History of Dragons (The Memoirs of Lady Trent #1) by Marie Brennan

Ninefox Gambit by Yoon Ha Lee
Ninth Step Station by Malka Ann Older, Fran Wilde, Jacqueline Koyanagi, Curtis C. Chen
O
The Ones We’re Meant to Find by Joan He
Our Violent Ends by Chloe Gong
Outrun the Wind by Elizabeth Tammi
P
Passing Strange by Ellen Klages
Phoenix Extravagant by Yoon Ha Lee
The Poppy War by RF Kuang
Portrait of a Thief by Grace D Li
Prince of the Sorrows by Kellen Graves
A Psalm for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers
Putting the Science in Fiction by Dan Koboldt et al
R
A Radical Act of Free Magic by HG Perry
Raven Stratagem by Yoon Ha Lee
The Reader by Traci Chee
The Red Palace by June Hur
The Red Scrolls of Magic by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu
Revenant Gun by Yoon Ha Lee
The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
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The Scum Villain’s Self SavinThe Scum Villain’s Self-Saving System (Ren Zha Fanpai Zijiu Xitong) by Mò Xiāng Tóng Xiù (墨香铜臭)
Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa
She Who Became the Sun by Shelley Parker-Chan
Sinopticon 2021 translated and edited by Xueting Christine Ni
Skyward by Brandon Sanderson
To Sleep in a Sea of Stars (Partial ARC) by Christopher Paolini
Snowspelled by Stephanie Burgis
So This Is Ever After by FT Lukens
Solo Leveling, v1 by Chu-Gong
Song by Jesse Teller
Songs of Insurrection by JC Kang
Sorcery for Beginners (Codex Arcanum #1) – by Matt Harry
Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim
Star Eater by Kerstin Hall
Star Wars: Thrawn by Timothy Zahn
Steal the Stars by Mac Rogers, Nat Cassidy
Strange Beasts of China by Yan Ge, translated by Jeremy Tiang
A Study in Emerald by Neil Gaimen (guest review)
Summer Sons by Lee Mandelo
T
The Tangleroot Palace by Marjorie Liu
The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard
This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar, Max Gladstone
Threadneedle by Cari Thomas
The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin, translated by Ken Liu
The Tiger’s Daughter by K Arsenault Rivera
Tiger Honor by Yoon Ha Lee
To Hold Up the Sky by Cixin Liu
The True Queen by Zen Cho
The Tyrant Baru Cormorant by Seth Dickinson
U
Unconquerable Sun by Kate Elliot
Under the Whispering Door by TJ Klune
V
Vicious by VE Schwab
These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong
Y
The Young Elites by Marie Lu
W
The Wandering Earth by Liu Cixin
The Way Spring Arrives, edited by Yu Chen, Regina Kanyu Wang, et al
We Lie with Death by Devin Madson
We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett
What We Devour by Lindsey Miller
When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain by Nghi Vo
When We Cease to Understand the World by Benjamín Labatut, translated by Adrian Nathan West
Wicked Fox by Kat Cho
The Wicker King by K Ancrum
Winter’s Orbit by Everina Maxwell
The Wolf of Oren-Yaro by KS Villoso
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Zero Sum Game by SL Huang