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Title: Beggars in Spain Author: Nancy Kress Publisher: Eos Year Published: 1993; my edition, 2004 Other Info: The original novella won the Hugo and Nebula awards. Spoilers: Some; the major one preceded with a warning. Recommended: Yes, if you like your science fiction with some crunchy biology and political philosophy, wrapped in major world events, […]

Title: Ship of Fools Author: Richard Paul Russo Publisher: Ace Year published: 2001 Other info: Won the 2001 Philip K Dick Award. Recommended: Yes, to those who’d like to see religion (specifically a futuristic Catholicism) treated with respect but not blind endorsement, those who don’t mind a lack of answers, and those who are comfortable […]