Review: Illuminae

Illuminae, by Australian authors Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, is not a novel. A novel, in its usual form, is a collection of pages with words on them, where evocative language is used to visualize a world. Illuminae is not a graphic novel, despite its visual and stylistic elements, because the story is not drawn…

Review: These Broken Stars

I’m not entirely sure how to start reviewing These Broken Stars. Every comparison I could make doesn’t do justice to how beautifully heartbreaking this book really is. On the surface, it’s a Romeo and Juliet inspired space-opera, but dig a little deeper, and you’ll find a shiver-inducing narrative about love, death, and the pride of man.