The Martian is one of the hottest works of science fiction to emerge in the last couple of years. In addition to garnering critical acclaim from everyone from real-life astronaut Chris Hadfield, to scores of New York Times best-selling authors (like Larry Niven, Douglas Preston, and Ernest Cline), a movie version has been filmed and […]Read more "June 2015 Meeting – The Martian, by Andy Weir"
Did you know that we have an official group page on Goodreads? Our group there is called, appropriately, the Evanston Public Library Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Discussion Group! This is just another way for you to keep track of our reading and meeting schedule, as well as to learn more about the books we […]Read more "Looking for us on Goodreads?"
The Hugo Awards are regarded as one of the most prestigious in Science Fiction and Fantasy (second only, perhaps, to the Nebulas), and are often relied on to showcase some of the best work any year has to offer in these genres. This year, however, controversy has erupted, as a group of voters calling themselves […]Read more "Controversy at the Hugos"