Monthly Archives: Feb 2020

Star Trek Picard – Die letzte und einzige Hoffnung • 2020 • SF von Una McCormack

★★★+ Die Amazon Prime-Serie um den ehemaligen Star Trek Enterprise-Kapitän Jean-Luc Picard verwirrte mich anfangs. Da kam diese Vorgeschichte in Buchform wie gerufen, denn sie erzählt, wie Picard die größte Rettungsmission aller Zeiten leitete: 900 Millionen Romulaner mussten aus ihrem … Continue reading

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Peace • 1975 • Literary novel by Gene Wolfe

★★★★★ Summary:  In this literary masterpiece, protagonist Alden Dennis Weer looks back at his life in a 1960ish Midwestern town. He describes in nonlinear memoirs his growing up, coming to age at his Aunt Olivia, financial success and getting old. … Continue reading

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The Doors of Eden • 2020 • SF novel by Adrian Tchaikovsky

★★★★ Two British girls Lee and Mal write articles for Fortean Times which specializes on speculations about anomalous phenomena, Cryptozoology (think of Yetis), or conspiracy theories. Out in the Wales landscape, they encounter a mysterious bird man, and it seems … Continue reading

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