The Song of Kali (1985) by Dan Simmons

World Fantasy Award (1985)  When a long believed dead Indian poet begins to release new works, Robert Luczak, an America reporter on assignment in Calcutta investigates the truth.  His journey will lead him deep into the mythic past of India, and bring him face to face the rituals and power possessed by Kali, Goddess of […]


Genre: Mythology, Psychological Horror

The Abominable (2013) by Dan Simmons

In 1924, George Mallory’s attempt to summit Mount Everest, in the Himalayas, ended in tragedy.  However another man (Percival Bromley) disappeared that day on the mountain.  Now, one year later, three climbers; Richard Davis Deacon, Jena Claude Clarioux, and Jack Perry have journeyed to Tibet.  They claim they are searching for the missing Percival Bromley, […]


Genre: Adventure, Psychological Horror

Existence by David Brin

Cover for Existence

David Brin attempts to tackle the question, “What would humanity do when they encounter a message from an extraterrestrial intelligence?” A former astronaut that is reduced to nudging space junk into reentering Earth’s atmosphere discovers a message capsule sent from the depths of space. This is the Singularity moment that triggers all mankind to reexamine […]


Genre: Alien Contact, Hard Science Fiction, Near Future, Science Fiction