Autonomous by Annalee Newitz Review

Title: Autonomous Author: Annalee Newitz Publisher: Tor Publication Date: September 19, 2017 Publisher’s Summary: "Earth, 2144. Jack is an anti-patent scientist turned drug pirate, a pharmaceutical Robin...

Black Helicopters: Author’s Definitive Edition Review

Title: Black Helicopters: Author’s Definitive Edition Author: Caitlin R. Kiernan Publisher: Tor Expanded, Revised Edition Publication Date: May 1, 2018 Original edition appeared in Beneath an Oil-Dark Sea (Subterranean...

Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage Review

Baby Teeth is a unique blend of the domestic and obscure. Zoje Stage’s characters are complex and realistic, each suffering from their own unique pain. Readers will be hard pressed to put this book down, as each page offers the reader an emotional and psychological puzzle piece. Try as you might to put the pieces together, this book will keep you on your toes, guessing until the very end. 
Crowded Volume 1

Crowded Volume 1 Review

If you like action movies, futuristic-dystopian narratives, and dark comedy Crowded Volume 1 is the book for you. Christopher Sebela masterfully writes a poignant critique on our internet crazed society. 

Book Review: Path Into Darkness by Lisa Alber

“As ever, the way news spread through town caught Merrit off guard, as if it traveled through the breezes that brushed over drystone walls...

The Tao of the Dude by Oliver Benjamin Review

Within these pages lies the sacred space where Taoism and The Big Lebowski intersect to create something both funny and profound. By not taking life too seriously, wisdom emerges.

Sadie by Courtney Summers Review

Sadie is a relentless story of love, pain, endurance, and determination. Both Sadie and McCray are set firmly in their path, willing to go wherever the journey takes them. Summers’s craft for storytelling brings Sadie’s journey to life, an intense and winding road trip.
Books to read next

What Books to Read Next: April 2019

On the hunt for a new read? Look no further; here's a list of recommendations from the Brazen Bull staff.

Chris Sharp Interview

Charlie was fortunate enough to get the chance to sit down with Tor's author Chris Sharp, and talk about his upcoming book, Cold Counsel. Below is the transcript of the interview in its entirety. Chris and Charlie discuss everything from the new book, to good and bad ‘writing days.’

J.K. Rowling’s TERF-ness Has Been Hiding Inside Harry Potter the Whole Time

Bring on the HP criticism, bring on the fanfiction that expands this world beyond what JKR could have imagined, and bring on real-world celebration and affirmation of every single person as exactly who they are.