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John Scalzi
John Scalzi writes books, which, considering where you're reading this, makes perfect sense. He's best known for writing science fiction, including the New York Times bestseller "Redshirts," which won the Hugo Award for Best Novel. He also writes non-fiction, on subjects ranging from personal... show more



John Scalzi writes books, which, considering where you're reading this, makes perfect sense. He's best known for writing science fiction, including the New York Times bestseller "Redshirts," which won the Hugo Award for Best Novel. He also writes non-fiction, on subjects ranging from personal finance to astronomy to film, was the Creative Consultant for the Stargate: Universe television series. He enjoys pie, as should all right thinking people. You can get to his blog by typing the word "Whatever" into Google. No, seriously, try it.

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Portable Magic
Portable Magic rated it 3 days ago
Loved it. Loved the writing, loved the characters, loved the story. I loved the “what if” of the idea of the story. I loved how the concepts of body autonomy and consent and disabilities and discrimination and community are toyed with. The only reason this wasn’t a five star is that I was a little t...
Grac's Never-ending TBR Pile of Doom
Another book off the Hugo pile, this one a bit reluctantly added to my TBR list because I've read most of the nominations for Best Novel and thought I ought to at least try this one out, even if my heart (and vote) belongs to others. Anyway, the basic premise of The Collapsing Empire is that huma...
Saturdays in Books
Saturdays in Books rated it 4 weeks ago
OMG, I finally did it! I finally finished a Scalzi novel! The first chapter was a real chore to read, but then I swapped to the audiobook. Somehow the prose that seems so corny in print is a delightful lark to listen to. It still has some problems. The whole plot and world are built around the we...
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus rated it 1 month ago
I wasn't sure if I would at first: it's a space opera with houses and serfs, pretty much. To be honest, I don't like my futuristic science fiction to pick such specifically backward parts of history to mesh with in this way. I like looking forward to see things get better, not to be so heavily r...
Wanda's Book Reviews
Wanda's Book Reviews rated it 2 months ago
Rampaging robots! Tricksy fairies! Facing off for the first time in an epic genre death match!People love pitting two awesome things against each other. Robots vs. Fairies is an anthology that pitches genre against genre, science fiction against fantasy, through an epic battle of two icons. On one s...
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