Category Archives: Science Fiction

Across the Universe. By Beth Revis. (2011). Razorbill (Penguin). ISBN-10: 1595143971.

Amy has a choice: To be cryogenically frozen for 300 years so that she can be with her family when they wake up, or to go back to her life on Earth. She chooses the stars, but her fate now … Continue reading

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Ender’s Game. By Orson Scott Card. (1994). Tor Science Fiction. ISBN-10: 0812550706.

Plot Summary Ender Wiggins is taken from his home in order to be trained at the Battle School, a training ground for genius children, in space, where he quickly rises to the top in command. But tensions are high in … Continue reading

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Starship Troopers. By Robert A. Heinlein. (1987).

Plot Summary “Come on, you apes! You wanta live forever?-Unknown Platoon Sergeant, 1918. Juan “Johnnie” Rico lives in a society where citizenship is not promised, but offered as a trade for military or other government service. Starship Troopers follows him … Continue reading

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Dune(40th Anniversary Edition). By Frank Herbert. (2005). Ace Trade. ISBN-10: 0441013597.

Plot Summary On the desert planet Arrakis, also known as Dune, there is a spice which gives the Guildsmen the second sight they need in order to travel in deep space. Therefore, it is said that whomever controls the spice, … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games. By Suzanne Collins. (2008). New York: Scholastic Press.ISBN-10: 0439023483.

Plot Summary In a world where the wealthy Capitol lives in excess, and dictates the lives of 12 poorer districts, a game is played every year. A game which requires the submission of two teenagers from each district, who are … Continue reading

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Halo:Reach. (Xbox 360 Game). (2010). Microsoft: Bungie.

Summary It is the year 2552, and you are a warrior: a specially enhanced human warrior, sent to the planet Reach to protect it from alien invasion and destruction. But it is not going to be an easy fight, it’s … Continue reading

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