Posts made in December, 2009

Book Review: Ten Great Books of the Naughties

Posted by on Dec 15, 2009 in Apex Publications Blog: Matters of SF, Fantasy, and Horror | 0 comments

I’m not going to call my list the ‘best of the naughties’ because, really, unless you read hundreds of books a year, it’s just hubris to do so. I do feel confident calling these books outstanding and worthy of your attention. Naturally, this list is exclusive of Apex titles in the interest of being fair and balanced. So here it goes, my personal top ten novels of the 2000s. These are in no particular order. The Alchemy of Stone by Ekaterina Sedia — This is science fiction showcasing its best features: a basis for social statements, a commentary on technology, and a fascinating character study of a unique protagonist. Terminal by Brian Keene — One of Keene’s first novels...

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