August Speculative Fiction Round-up

August Speculative Fiction Round-up

August was a quieter month on the reviewing front. In part this is due to the contrast with the double round-up I did for June and July, and in part because of an event the Australian speculative fiction community held during August. The Snapshot of Australian...
April Round-up of Speculative Fiction

April Round-up of Speculative Fiction

We had a nice spread of reviews this month of seventeen different speculative fiction books. For a change, I shall note them in alphabetic order by author. The YA Aurealis Award-winning In the Skin of a Monster by Kathryn Barker was reviewed by Jennifer...
January Speculative Fiction Round-up

January Speculative Fiction Round-up

The year is off to a good start with sixteen reviews of speculative fiction books already submitted in 2016. Well done, everyone! We had quite a spread of subgenres too, including… Paranormal/fantasy romance  Lady Helen and the Dark Days Club by Alison Goodman,...
YA Speculative Fiction Round-Up: June – July 2015

YA Speculative Fiction Round-Up: June – July 2015

Welcome to the June and July 2015 round-up of YA Speculative Fiction! There were only four reviews submitted for in this period. Avicenna Crowe’s mother, Joanne, is an astrologer with uncanny predictive powers and a history of being stalked. Now she is missing. The...
2014 Wrap-up: YA Speculative Fiction

2014 Wrap-up: YA Speculative Fiction

Hey guys! Here’s a wrap of of the AWW Challenge in 2014, focussing on reviews of YA Speculative Fiction. We had 98 reviews (last year we had 104), of books by 41 different authors (last year we had 47). This shows a slight decline in people reviewing YA SFF, but...