Category Archives: New releases

HONG KONG BLACK: new bioterror novel set in China

Last year, ScienceThrillers was pleased to introduce you to a new action-packed science and military thriller series written by the author team Alex Ryan (in real life, US Navy veterans Brian Andrews and Jeffrey Wilson ). I loved Beijing Red (read my … Continue reading

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Book review: SPECIMEN stories by Irina Kovalyova

ScienceThrillers.com book review of Specimen stories by Irina Kovalyova.   Publication date: March 2016 Category: Science-themed literary fiction / short stories Summary (from the publisher): Inspired by a wide range influences — including early-twentieth century Russian avant-gardists, British science fiction and dystopian novels, as … Continue reading

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Must-read microbiome stories: I CONTAIN MULTITUDES book review

ScienceThrillers.com book review of I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong Publication date: August 2016 Category: Popular science Summary (from the publisher): A groundbreaking, wondrously informative, and vastly entertaining examination of the most significant revolution in biology since Darwin—a “microbe’s-eye view” of the world that … Continue reading

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Book review: LAB GIRL by Hope Jahren

ScienceThrillers.com book review of Lab Girl by Hope Jahren   Publication date: April 2016 Category: Science memoir Summary (from the publisher): An illuminating debut memoir of a woman in science; a moving portrait of a longtime friendship; and a stunningly fresh look at plants that … Continue reading

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CLUSTER OF LIES: environmental science thriller by Samuel Marquis

ScienceThrillers welcomes Samuel Marquis, hydrogeologist and author of environmental science thriller Cluster of Lies. Cancer clusters are frightening and mysterious–good material for a thriller novel! Do you agree? Enter to win a paper copy of Cluster of Lies below. All novels … Continue reading

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THE FURIES BOG: Guest post by Deborah Jackson

ScienceThrillers welcomes Deborah Jackson author of The Furies Bog, a science fiction mystery set on both Earth and Mars. In this novel, Mars is being reborn in a massive terraforming enterprise. But a secret lies beneath its surface—evidence of an unprecedented feat … Continue reading

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BLACK RAIN science fiction thriller by Matthew BJ Delaney

A publicist told me about Black Rain, a new science fiction thriller by Matthew B.J. Delaney published by 47North. It’s more speculative (soft SF) than what I typically feature at ScienceThrillers.com, but it sounds like fun. Wanna read it for … Continue reading

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THE SHOOTER ACT: Guest post by Turner Tomlinson

ScienceThrillers welcomes Turner Tomlinson, chemical engineer and author of The Shooter Act, a thriller that delves into the mechanics and programming likely to be deployed behind autonomous vehicles. Self-drive yourself to enter the ScienceThrillers.com book giveaway of a paper copy of The Shooter … Continue reading

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