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The Rise of Io by Wesley Chu

The Rise of Io by Wesley Chu
5

The Tao books hold a very special place in my heart. I discovered them by accident and instantly fell in love with the characters and the adventures they had. I loved the concept of the Quasing and Chu’s light-hearted writing style. When the Tao series came to a close, I was very satisfied with the […]

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Time Siege by Wesley Chu

Time Siege by Wesley Chu
4.5

Time Siege, by Wesley Chu, is the second book in the Time Salvager series. It picks up right where the first book left off. James Griffin-Mars and his allies are still on the run from corporate security and Chronocom, the organisation he used to work for. At the head of this hunt is Kuo, the […]

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The Diversity of Today’s Cutting Edge Sci-Fi

The Diversity of Today’s Cutting Edge Sci-Fi 

When we talk about science fiction we divide it up. It’s too big for a single shelf, we have to break it into subgenres and swallow it in pieces. There’s hard sci-fi, which typically deals with complicated scientific concepts. I usually call this technical sci-fi, since it’s often predicated on the idea that the science […]

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Time Salvager by Wesley Chu

Time Salvager by Wesley Chu
4

It’s always an exciting time when an author you follow releases something new. Not new, as in the next book of an established series, but something brand new. Something you have never experienced before from that writer. Something you didn’t even know you wanted until you had it, then look back and wonder how you […]

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Hugo 2015 Award Winners

Hugo 2015 Award Winners 

Tonight the winners of the 2015 Hugo Awards were announced, along with the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. Congratulations to all the winners! And if you are interested in how close the race was this year, you can check out the voting stats here. Best Novel The Three Body Problem, Cixin Liu, Ken […]

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Wesley Chu Interview

Wesley Chu Interview 

Wesley Chu, author of the popular Tao series (The Lives of Tao, The Deaths of Tao, and The Rebirths of Tao), has just released his newest sci-fi offering: Time Salvager. On top of being highly anticipated, this time travel novel has already been optioned for a movie to be directed by Michael Bay! Yesterday he […]

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The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu

The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu
4.25

It’s been over a decade since the climactic events of The Deaths of Tao. Now both of the Quasing factions have to combat a new threat. Mankind. The Genjinx are closing in on their goal of terraforming Earth into the new Quasing homeworld, and it’s up to the dwindling Prophus forces along with the Tan […]

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Rebirths of Tao Cover Reveal

Rebirths of Tao Cover Reveal 

Fantasy-Faction are big, big fans of Wesley Chu. Not only have his Tao books been funny, loveable and entertaining, but his ever-varied Twitter feed makes him one of the most fun and interesting authors to follow through social media (do it now!). So, when our friends over at Angry Robot Books asked if we’d be interested […]

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Fan Favourite, Wesley Chu, offered nice new deal by Angry Robot Books

Fan Favourite, Wesley Chu, offered nice new deal by Angry Robot Books 

In news that is good for a number of reasons, Angry Robot Books has announced that award winning author, Wesley Chu, has been offered a rather hefty new six figure deal. Oh, you want to know why I said ‘a number of reasons’? OK. Well, the first and primary reason is that we here at Fantasy-Faction […]

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The Deaths of Tao by Wesley Chu

The Deaths of Tao by Wesley Chu
4.5

The Prophus and the Genjix are at war. For centuries they have sought a way off-planet, guiding humanity’s social and technological development to the stage where space travel is possible. The end is now in sight, and both factions have plans to leave the Earth, but the Genjix method will mean the destruction of the […]

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Sci-fi/Horror Book Club – August 2013: The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu

Sci-fi/Horror Book Club – August 2013: The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu 

Our Sci-Fi/Horror Book Club returns to Science Fiction this month with a read of The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu. I read this book earlier this year and found it to be a novel fun read. I’ll also admit, it is extremely rare for a book to actually make me laugh out loud, and […]

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The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu

The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu
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When out-of-shape IT technician Roen Tan woke up and started hearing voices in his head, he naturally assumed he was losing it. He wasn’t. He now has a passenger in his brain – an ancient alien life-form called Tao, whose race crash-landed on Earth before the first fish crawled out of the oceans. Now split […]

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