Blinks: Ansible, VanderMeer, Brown, Entry Level SF

» David Langford’s Ansible 319

» LA Times: Lydia Millet reviews Jeff VanderMeer’s Annihilation

» Entertainment Weekly reviews Pierce Brown’s Red Rising: A-: “Brown’s best move is eschewing some of the more tired tropes of dystopian YA (read: no horrific love triangle), instead creating disarmingly real friendships and high-stakes rivalries.”

» io9: The Best “Entry Level” Science Fiction Books to Convert Your Friends