MONTHLY ROUNDUP: September 2022

Ah September, the month of soaring highs and crushing lows. As I write this, the house renovations are one carpet away from being complete, meaning I can finally end my exile to the dining room within the next week or so. My month was also rudely interrupted by the last LARP event of the year,Continue reading “MONTHLY ROUNDUP: September 2022”

SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Slushpile Books 1-7

Welcome back to the SPSFC. In this second year of the competition, we are currently at stage one, affectionately known as the slushpile. In this phase, each team has been given a selection of books to sort through in search of a handful of quarterfinalists. At Boundary’s Edge has 28 of these books (you canContinue reading “SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Slushpile Books 1-7”

MONTHLY ROUNDUP: August 2022

August has raced by in a blur, bringing an end to a summer of reading. House renovations are ongoing, but it’s all looking good for an expanded library. With any luck I’ll be ready to restock the shelves by the end of September, though nothing is set in stone. Anyway, on with roundup. BOOK HAULContinue reading “MONTHLY ROUNDUP: August 2022”

SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Meet the Contestants

Welcome back to the SPSFC. No, not space-fic. No, not spuss-fic. No, not specific. Here At Boundary’s Edge we say it like it’s written. S. P. S. F. C. SPSFC2, to be precise. I my previous post, we introduced ourselves as a team. Now it’s time for the books to take to the stage. So,Continue reading “SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Meet the Contestants”

SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Meet The Team

Come one, come all. It’s time for the second incarnation of the Self Published Science Fiction Contest. Once again, we will be looking for the best of self published SF, and once again I am one of your humble judges. As per last year, I have assembled a crack team of reviewers to form theContinue reading “SPSFC2 At Boundary’s Edge: Meet The Team”

MONTHLY ROUNDUP: July 2022

As predicted, July has been a slow month here At Boundary’s Edge. Renovations have slowed down my blogging pace, and I took a short break from science fiction at the start of the month to catch up on my review backlog. Nevertheless, I got a fair bit done, so lets recap. BOOK HAUL July onlyContinue reading “MONTHLY ROUNDUP: July 2022”

SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Closing Thoughts

Well, here we are. Only a few days remain before the inaugural Self Published Science Fiction Competition crowns its winner. With seven finalists still in the running and a broad spread of scores being given for each one, it’s still anyone’s game. Whoever wins, it’s important that they have their day in the sun, andContinue reading “SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Closing Thoughts”

SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: In the Orbit of Sirens, by T. A. Bruno

The time is finally upon us. The SPSFC has reached the finals, and we have a finalist review here for you today. This one is of T. A. Bruno’s In the Orbit of Sirens. This book has an SPSFC rating of 7.00 out of 10. Here’s my full review. If anyone ever tells you thatContinue reading “SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: In the Orbit of Sirens, by T. A. Bruno”

SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: Captain Wu, by Patrice Fitzgerald and Jack Lyster

The time is finally upon us. The SPSFC has reached the finals, and we have a finalist review here for you today. This one is of Patrice Fitzgerald & Jack Lyster’s Captain Wu. This book has an SPSFC rating of 7.25 out of 10. Here’s my full review. As far as I’m concerned, it’s difficultContinue reading “SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: Captain Wu, by Patrice Fitzgerald and Jack Lyster”

SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: Iron Truth, by S.A. Tholin

The time is finally upon us. The SPSFC has reached the finals, and we have a finalist review here for you today. This one is of S.A. Tholin’s Iron Truth. This book has an SPSFC rating of 5.25 out of 10. Here’s my full review. I am a solo blogger. Always have been, probably alwaysContinue reading “SPSFC FINALIST REVIEW: Iron Truth, by S.A. Tholin”