Tag: science fiction

Podcast Episode #61 – Unearthed

Podcast Episode #61 – Unearthed

Welcome to the sixty-first episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. In this episode, we give a joint review of Unearthed by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (spoilers are warned first), and talk about events coming up in the next few months. This episode… Read more »

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Review: Scythe, Neal Shusterman

Review: Scythe, Neal Shusterman

In 2042, humans stopped counting the years, because once you can live forever, the passage of years becomes less important. Computational power became infinite, and the Thunderhead (a new, improved cloud) took over all aspects of human knowledge. Suddenly, death had been conquered, but to ensure the population could never… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #60 – Load your TBR 2018

Podcast Episode #60 – Load your TBR 2018

Welcome to the sixtieth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. Happy New Year! In this episode, we discuss some of the fantasy and sci-fi books coming out in the first half of 2018. This episode was recorded on 2 February 2018. We hope… Read more »

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Review: This Mortal Coil, Emily Suvada

Review: This Mortal Coil, Emily Suvada

Emily Suvada’s debut novel, This Mortal Coil, is set in a terrifying future where a destructive plague threatens the human race. In this future, cybertechnology has progressed so far that everyone is implanted with a bud in their arm at birth, which grows into a neural network controlled with a… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #58 – Christmas is Coming

Podcast Episode #58 – Christmas is Coming

Welcome to the fifty-eighth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. In this episode, we discuss some exciting news, and we recommend some books to buy for Christmas presents this year. We also discuss what we’ve been watching, reading and listening to recently. This… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #57 – Upcoming Adaptations

Podcast Episode #57 – Upcoming Adaptations

Welcome to the fifty-seventh episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. In this episode, we discuss some upcoming science fiction TV adaptations that have been recently announced. We also discuss what we’ve been watching, reading and listening to recently (Game of Thrones). This episode was… Read more »

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Giveaway: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Giveaway: Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Are you interested in tickets to see Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets? Read on! Based on the ground-breaking comic book series, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element… Read more »

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Podcast Episode #56 – The Handmaid’s Tale

Podcast Episode #56 – The Handmaid’s Tale

Welcome to the fifty-sixth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. In this episode, we discuss The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood (spoiler-free!) and the TV series adaptation. We also discuss what we’ve been watching, reading and listening to recently (A Monster Calls, Game of… Read more »

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Review: Eclipse the Flame, Ingrid Seymour

Review: Eclipse the Flame, Ingrid Seymour

In Ingrid Seymour’s first novel, Ignite the Shadows, Marci Guerrero finds herself deep within the world of the Eklyptors, alien parasites bent on taking over the human race. She joins up with the secret organisation, IgNiTe, to learn more about her own paranormal abilities and to resist the Eklyptors’ plans…. Read more »

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