Steal the Stars Review

By Matthew McCarthy on

Steal the Stars, a new novel by Nat Cassidy based on the popular podcast of the same name, is a curious mix of romance, science fiction, and political thriller, set in the context of a heist story. It deftly manages most of these elements but also delights in defying the reader’s expectations. Its fascinating premise …

Review – Evefair by Nisi Shawl

By JoshuaMacDougall on

Everfair by Nisi Shawl is an alternative history set in the Belgian Congo during King Leopold II’s reign. Instead of years of slavery, racism, and genocide a congregation of Fabian Socialist from Great Britain and African-Americans form their own nation called Everfair and resist Leopald’s subjugation and return to slavery. Though alternative history is not …