Readers Highlight Amazing Science Fiction Romance Covers

April showers bring May flowers, or in this case, pretty science fiction romance covers! I asked the readers in the SciFi Romance Group to share cover art that was so memorable to them, the image had stayed in their minds long after they closed the book. Some of the covers are for new books and […]

Science Fiction Romance Colonization Novel Recommendations

Recently in the online science fiction romance community, a reader asked for book recommendations where the colonization and homesteading tropes drove the story. This sparked a lively discussion on Goodreads and in two Facebook groups devoted to SFR, so I thought I’d share some of the resulting recommendations here with this audience. So many books […]

New Releases in Science Fiction

Always a few new science fiction romances to talk about! This week saw the release of Dark Thoughts by Cynthia Sax, set in her usual universe, but not featuring cyborgs this time around. It’s kind of a take on the beauty and the beast trope, except both hero and heroine have pretty grim back stories […]

New Science Fiction Romances Arrive

More new science fiction romances have hit the figurative ebook shelves, with everything from space pirates to a tale strongly reminiscent (to me) of both “Aliens” and “Jurassic Park.” Shall we start there? The Colony by Laurel Richards, which I read in one sitting, does a terrific job of amping up the questions and the […]

Science Fiction Romance Readers Pick Memorable Books of 2016

I thought it would be fun to let science fiction romance readers ‘write’ this column for me, and pick some of their most memorable SFR books of 2016. I posed the question in two places – the SciFi Romance Group on Facebook, which is primarily for readers to discuss books, and the SFR Brigade on […]

October’s New Science Fiction Romances

Time to talk about a few of the many new releases in science fiction romance in the past month. Anna Hackett is off and running with a new series about Galactic Gladiators, which should be another hit for her. The first book was entitled Gladiator and yours truly read it in one sitting. The next […]

Science Fiction Romance Authors Write About Pets In Space

Of course there have been pets in science fiction shows, comics and novels for decades – Krypto in Superman, Muffit the Daggit in Battlestar Galactica, K-9 in Dr. Who, Graf in Alas, Babylon, Jonesy the cat in the first two Alien movies, Porthos the beagle in Star Trek Enterprise, Ein in Cowboy Bebop, just to name […]