Novellas/Short Stories/Anthologies Category

#RRSciFiMonth Spotlight: Cyber World edited by Jason Heller & Joshua Viola + Soundtrack Giveaway (Int’l)!

***The giveaway is now over, thanks to everyone who entered!*** Cyberpunk. It isn’t gone, and in some ways feels more relevant than ever. Granted, this genre has been hit or miss for me in the past, and likewise when it comes to anthologies, but when I came across Cyber World: tales of Humanity’s Tomorrow and its collection […]

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Novella Review: The Purloined Poodle by Kevin Hearne

I received a review copy from the publisher. This does not affect the contents of my review and all opinions are my own. The Purloined Poodle by Kevin Hearne Mogsy’s Rating: 4.5 of 5 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Book 8.5 of The Iron Druid Chronicles Publisher: Subterranean Press (September 30, 2016) Length: 112 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter […]

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Novella Review: A Gentleman and a Scholar by Rebecca Diem

A Gentleman and a Scholar by Rebecca Diem Genre: Steampunk, Pirates Series: Tales of the Captain Duke #3 Publisher: Woolf Like Me Publishing (September 1, 2016) Author Info: http://www.rebeccadiem.com The Captain Duke and his crew are slowly trying to piece together their lives, their livelihood, and the mystery surrounding the gunpowder and the mutiny that […]

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Novella Review: Of Sand and Malice Made by Bradley P. Beaulieu

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Of Sand and Malice Made by Bradley P. Beaulieu Mogsy’s Rating: 3.5 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Book 0.5 of The Song of the Shattered Sands Publisher: DAW (September 6, 2016) Length: 240 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter In […]

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Novella Reviews: Penric’s Demon + Penric and the Shaman by Lois McMaster Bujold

Review copies were provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Penric’s Demon by Lois McMaster Bujold Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: World of the Five Gods novella Publisher: Subterranean Press (May 2016) Length: 184 pages Author Information: Website It’s always a pleasure to return to Lois McMaster Bujold’s […]

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Novella Review: The Language of Dying by Sarah Pinborough

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. The Language of Dying by Sarah Pinborough Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Jo Fletcher Books (US: August 2, 2016) Length: 144 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Sarah Pinborough is the author of a […]

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Novella Review: Pride’s Spell by Matt Wallace

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Pride’s Spell by Matt Wallace Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Book 3 of Sin du Jour Publisher: Tor.com (June 21, 2016) Length: 240 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter Pride’s Spell is the third installment of Matt Wallace’s Sin […]

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Book Review: Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Sharp Ends  by Joe Abecrombie Mogsy’s Rating (Overall): 3 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy, Anthology Series: The First Law Publisher: Orbit (April 26, 2016) Length: 304 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter The full title of this anthology is actually Sharp […]

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Book Review: The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu

A review copy was provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories by Ken Liu Mogsy’s Rating (Overall): 4 of 5 stars Genre: Anthologies, Science Fiction, Fantasy Series: N/A Publisher: Saga Press (March 8, 2016) Length: 450 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter One of my favorite books […]

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Novella Reviews: Of Sorrow and Such & Lustlocked

Review copies were provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. Of Sorrow and Such by Angela Slatter Mogsy’s Rating: 4 of 5 stars Genre: Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor.com (October 13, 2016) Length: 149 pages Author Information: Website | Twitter This is the first time I’ve read Angela Slatter, and now she’s […]

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