Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club
One of our newest book clubs meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 7 pm. The Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Club is moderated by our own Amber, Receiving manager. We will read both adult and young adult science fiction and fantasy novels, with a focus on award winners, diverse characters and authors, and strong female and male protagonists. Any and all readers are welcome (over age 15 please).
February 21 - On the 3rd Thursday rather than 4th, this is a combined meeting with the Forever Young: YA For Adults Book Club to discuss The Reader by Traci Chee.
March 28 – The Power by Naomi Alderman
April 25 - The Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan
May 23 - Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer
June 27 - This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada
An instant New York Times Bestseller, this is a stunning debut set in a world where reading is unheard-of. Perfect for fans of Inkheart and Shadow and Bone
Finalist for the Kirkus Prize and nominated for the Goodreads Choice Award!
What would happen if women suddenly possessed a fierce new power?"The Power is our era's The Handmaid's Tale." --Ron Charles, Washington Post*WINNER OF THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION*$16.99ISBN: 9780765375070Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tor Books - February 4th, 2014
Marie Brennan begins a thrilling new fantasy series in A Natural History of Dragons, combining adventure with the inquisitive spirit of the Victorian Age.$14.00ISBN: 9780374104092Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: FSG Originals - February 4th, 2014
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
The Southern Reach Trilogy begins with this Nebula Award-winning novel that "reads as if Verne or Wellsian adventurers exploring a mysterious island had warped through into a Kafkaesque nightmare world" (Kim Stanley Robinson).$12.99ISBN: 9781481496346Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon Pulse - September 25th, 2018
“Redefines ‘unputdownable.’” —Amie Kaufman, New York Times bestselling author of Iluminae
“I was thrilled.