Here is Amazon's list of the Top SF/Fantasy of 2012:
Each year a number of organizations and associations honor mystery writers for their outstanding work. Below are the major awards, presented in 2012 for works published in 2011. The winning titles are listed, along with their location at WPPL (MYS or FIC). For a complete list of awards, nominees, and winners, visit http://stopyourekillingme.com/.
The title alone made me want to pick this book up and read it. And the blurb on the cover that called it "Like the X-files written by Tom Clancy" didn't hurt either.
the season with a note about the movie, RISE OF THE GUARDIANS which is now playing locally, and a few words about the books on which the movie is based. The movie is recommended for ages seven and up. Here is a link to a review of it at :
Okay, so I’m not a huge fan of Susan Boyle. Yes, I saw her amazing performance on YouTube. Simon was wowed and I was too. (We have things in common, such as the fact that we’re both smart alecks.)
The holiday season is upon us once more. It is a time of year for reflection, family, and deals on ereaders and tablets! If you find yourself in the market for one of these devices, it is important to understand how much personal information they gather, and how the device manufacturers use it.
Hello, comics fans! We're taking a slight detour this session and starting off the holiday season with--gasp!--a picture book.
That's right. But this is no ordinary picture book; it's one that I believe deserves a look from anyone who appreciates illustration. Anyone who likes to tell the story themselves. Anyone who loves stories where those most in need get a miracle.
What could possibly be worse than adolescence? Only one thing, the end of the world.
Jason dinAlt is a professional gambler who uses his somewhat erratic psionic abilities to his advantage in the casinos. While on a gambling trip he meets a man from the planet Pyrrus who offers him a cut of a huge potential pot if he will help him win.