Orange County Science Fiction Club Orange County Science Fiction Club


Books Previously Reviewed And Discussed

Derived from member logs and the Orange Crush

Column 2: Book suggested by

Date-AuthorTitle
Feb 2013kjbBrian W. AldissBarefoot In The Head
Feb 2004kjbBrian W. AldissCryptozoic!
1992?Brian W. AldissDracula Unbound
1992?Brian W. AldissFrankenstein Unbound
1994?Brian W. AldissNo Time Like Tomorrow
Mar 2001ccMartin AmisTime's Arrow
Apr 2005drmPoul AndersonThe Boat Of A Million Years
Sep 2016rcPoul AndersonThe Dancer From Atlantis
May 2009rcPoul AndersonlThe Longest Voyage (ss)
Jun 2014kjbCatherine AsaroThe Quantum Rose
Jun 2001?Isaac AsimovThe Caves Of Steel
May 2017jccIsaac AsimovThe Foundation Trilogy
??Margaret AtwoodThe Handmaid's Tale
Jan 2011kgPaolo BacigalupiThe Windup Girl
Aug 2004kjbJ. G. BallardThe Crystal World
Jan 2010dnIain M. BanksThe Player Of Games
Aug 2009drmSteven BarnesCharisma
Aug 1998?Stephen BaxterThe Time Ships
Feb 2014kjbGreg BearAnvil Of Stars
Jul 2011drmGreg BearBlood Music
Jan 2014kjbGreg BearThe Forge Of God
May 1998?Greg BearSlant
1992?Greg BenfordGreat Sky River
Nov 2001drmGreg BenfordTimescape
Aug 2006?Greg BenfordTimescape
May 2016jccRobert Jackson BennettCity Of Stairs
Jul 2013jccAlfred BesterThe Demolished Man
May 2009rcAlfred BesterFondly Fahrenheit (ss)
Apr 2011drmJames BlaylockKnights Of The Cornerstone
1996?James BlaylockNight Relics
??James BlaylockThe Rainy Season
Jan 1999?James BlaylockWinter's Tide
May 2009rcJames BlishSurface Tension (ss)
1994?Ben BovaMars
1993?Ben Bova & Bill PogueThe Trikon Deception
Aug 2002drmJohn BoydThe Rakehells Of Heaven
Apr 2016rcRay BradburyFahrenheit 451
Nov 2011rcRay BradburyThe Illustrated Man
May 2015kjbMarion Zimmer BradleyThe Heritage Of Hastur
?ccMarion Zimmer BradleyThe Mists Of Avalon
Jun 2015kjbMarion Zimmer BradleySharra's Exile
1997?David BrinBrightness Reef
1994?David BrinGlory Season
Mar 2006drmDavid BrinKiln People
Jul 1998drmJohn BrunnerStand On Zanzibar
Jan 2007drmJohn BrunnerStand On Zanzibar
Jan 2007drmJohn BrunnerThe Sheep Look Up
Apr 1998?Lois McMaster BujoldFalling Free
1998?Lois McMaster BujoldVor Game
Aug 2011kjbMikhail BulgakovThe Master And Margarita
May 2001drmBryan BurroughDragonfly (nf)
Jan 2018jccJim ButcherThe Aeronaut's Windlass
1997?Octavia ButlerDawn
May 2007?Octavia ButlerKindred
Sep 1998?Octavia ButlerThe Parable Of The Sower
Mar 2017kjbJames Branch CabellJurgen: A Comedy Of Justice
Sep 2004?Orson Scott CardEnder's Game
Oct 2004?Orson Scott CardSpeaker For The Dead
Apr 2017skM. R. CareyThe Girl With All The Gifts
Apr 2015jccGail CarrigerEtiquette & Espionage
Jul 2016kjbJonathan CarrollBones Of The Moon
Jan 2004ccMichael ChabonThe Adventures Of Kavalier And Clay
Apr 2010ccMichael ChabonThe Yiddish Policemen's Union
1992?C. J. CherryhRusalka
May 2008drmTed ChiangStories From My Life
Jul 2001?Arthur C. ClarkeThe Hammer Of God
Apr 2008?Arthur C. ClarkeThe Songs Of Distant Earth
Sep 2005goSusanna ClarkeJonathan Strange & Mr Norrell
Sep 2015kjbHal ClementNeedle
Jun 2016ccJames S. A. CoreyLeviathan Wakes
Nov 2005kjbJohn CrowleyLittle, Big
Aug 2005drmAvram DavidsonThe Avram Davidson Treasury
Sep 2011jccCharles deLintMemory & Dream
1992?Samuel R. DelanyStars In My Pocket Like Grains Of Sand
May 2009rcSamuel R. DelanyTime Considered As A Helix Of Semiprecious Stones (ss)
Mar 2009kjbPhilip K. DickClans Of The Alphane Moon
Sep 2010?Philip K. Dick"Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said"
Aug 2001drmPhilip K. DickThe Man In The High Castle
Oct 2005?Philip K. DickA Scanner Darkly
Oct 2003drmPhilip K. DickSolar Lottery
1992?Philip K. DickThe Three Stigmata Of Palmer Eldritch
Apr 2006?Philip K. DickThe Three Stigmata Of Palmer Eldritch
1995?Philip K. DickUBIK
1997?Philip K. DickValis
Nov 2017djmSeth DickinsonThe Traitor Baru Cormorant
Apr 2014jccArthur Conan DoyleThe Lost World
Oct 2017ccTananarive DueThe Between
1993?George Alec EffingerWolves Of Memory
Sep 2003drmHarlan EllisonShatterday
Oct 2002kjbPhilip José FarmerTo Your Scattered Bodies Go
Jun 2002drmRichard Phillips Feynman"Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" (nf)
Mar 2005kjbJasper FfordeThe Eyre Affair
May 2002drmNeil GaimanAmerican Gods
1998??Neil GaimanNeverwhere
Nov 2015ccNeil GaimanThe Ocean At The End Of The Lane
Feb 2009drmDave Gibbons & Alan MooreWatchmen (gn)
1995?William GibsonNeuromancer
1995?William GibsonVirtual Light
1992?William Gibson & Bruce SterlingThe Difference Engine
May 2009rcTom GodwinThe Cold Equations (ss)
Oct 2012jccSimon R. GreenSomething From The Nightside
Feb 2003ccJoe HaldemanForever Free
1992?Joe HaldemanThe Forever War
1992?Joe HaldemanThe Hemingway Hoax
Jan 2005drmPeter F. HamiltonFallen Dragon
Mar 2013drmHarry HarrisonMake Room! Make Room!
1993?Harry Harrison & Marvin MinskyThe Turing Option
Apr 2009kjbM. John HarrisonLight
Oct 2001drmKeith HartmanThe Gumshoe, The Witch & The Virtual Corpse
May 2003ccRobert A. HeinleinThe Door Into Summer
1992?Robert A. HeinleinStarship Troopers
Oct 2016skJoe HillHeart-Shaped Box
Jun 2017ccAlice HoffmanPractical Magic
1996?Nancy HolderWitch Light
Jun 2005drmMichel HoullebecqH. P. Lovecraft: Against Life (nf)
Aug 2012jccTanya HuffThe Enchantment Emporium
Feb 2005drmAldous HuxleyBrave New World
Mar 2012ccKazuo IshiguroNever Let Me Go
1994?P. D. JamesThe Children Of Men
Nov 2016skN. K. JemisenThe Fifth Season
Aug 2007drmLiz JensenThe Paper Eater
Oct 2013ccStephen KingSalem's Lot (expanded edition)
Apr 2002ccDamon KnightHumpty Dumpty: An Oval
May 2012drmDani & Eytan KollinThe Unincorporated Man
May 2006kjbSusan KostovoThe Historian
1994?Nancy KressBeggars In Space
Oct 2007kjbMarc LaidlawThe 37th Mandala
Aug 2015ccAnn LeckieAncillary Justice
Mar 2011kjbTanith LeeThe Silver Metal Lover
Sep 2002kjbUrsula K. LeGuinAlways Coming Home
Apr 2003ccUrsula K. LeGuinThe Left Hand Of Darkness
Oct 2011rcFritz LeiberConjure Wife
May 2009rcFritz LeiberGonna Roll The Bones (ss)
Mar 2007?Stanislaus LemThe Cyberiad
Apr 2004?Doris LessingRe: Colonized Planet 5, Shikasta
1996?Jonathan LethemAmnesia Moon
Nov 2006?Jonathan LethemAmnesia Moon
1995drmJonathan LethemGun, With Occasional Music
Jan 2016kjbCixin LiuThe Three-Body Problem
Jun 2005drmH. P. LovecraftAt The Mountains Of Madness (nvlt)
Jun 2005drmH. P. LovecraftThe Call Of Cthulhu (ss)
Jun 2005drmH. P. LovecraftThe Colour Out Of Space (ss)
Jun 2005drmH. P. LovecraftThe Dunwich Horror (ss)
Jun 2005drmH. P. LovecraftThe Music Of Erich Zann (ss)
Feb 2010ccR. A. MacAvoyTea With The Black Dragon
Apr 2007drmKen MacLeodLearning The World
Jan 2002drmKen MacLeodThe Stone Canal
??Magazine year-end issueAsimov's Science Fiction
Oct 2010rcRichard MathesonHell House
Oct 2014rcRichard MathesonA Stir Of Echoes
1992?Edson McCann (Pohl/Kornbluth)Preferred Risk
Sep 2009ccCormac McCarthyThe Road
1994ccSharyn McCrumbBimbos Of The Death Sun
Sep 2012jccJack McDevittA Talent For War
Aug 2014wmIan McDonaldThe Dervish House
Feb 2014jccSeanan McGuireSparrow Hill Road
Feb 2008wmChina MiévilleThe City & The City
Jan 2003drmChina MiévillePerdido Street Station
Feb 2008drmChina MiévilleThe Scar
1993?Marvin Minsky & Harry HarrisonThe Turing Option
May 2009rcMisc short storiesAnderson, Bester, Blish, Delany, Godwin & Leiber
Feb 2009drmAlan Moore & Dave GibbonsWatchmen (gn)
Jun 2004drmRichard K. MorganAltered Carbon
Aug 1999?James MorrowTowing Jehovah
Jun 1999dnWalter MosleyBlue Light
Jun 1998?Larry NivenDestiny's Road
1997?Larry NivenRingworld
1993?Larry Niven & Jerry PournelleThe Gripping Hand
Jul 2015ccAndre NortonStar Guard
Jul 2015ccAndre NortonStar Rangers (The Last Planet)
1996?Jody Lynne Nye"Don't Forget Your Spacesuit, Dear"
Mar 2008kjbEdgar PangbornDavy
Aug 2010drmMarge PiercyWoman On The Edge Of Time
Jun 2010rcEdgar Allan PoeThe Science Fiction Stories
1993?Bill Pogue & Ben BovaThe Trikon Deception
Jun 2003ccFrederik PohlGateway
1993?Jerry Pournelle & Larry NivenThe Gripping Hand
Jul 2008?Tim PowersThe Anubis Gates
Apr 2001ccTim PowersDeclare
1995?Tim PowersLast Call
Oct 2009drmTim PowersThree Days To Never
Nov 2009drmChristopher PriestThe Separation
Jul 2014kjbRobert ReedSister Alice
Jul 2007kjbAlastair ReynoldsChasm City
Mar 2003kjbAlastair ReynoldsRevelation Space
Nov 2003kjbKeith RobertsPavane
Mar 2010ccShauna RobertsLike Mayflies In A Stream
Aug 2003drmKim Stanley RobinsonThe Years Of Rice And Salt
Sep 2014wmKim Stanley Robinson2312
Nov 2002ccJ. K. RowlingHarry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets
Nov 2000ccJ. K. RowlingHarry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone
May 2004drmRudy RuckerGnarl!
Nov 2010drmRudy RuckerMaster Of Time And Space
Feb 2016jccKristine Kathryn RuschDiving Into The Wreck
Jul 2012ccRobert J. SawyerFlashForward
Nov 2007drmRobert J. SawyerRollover
Nov 2008drmJohn Scalzi,The Android's Dream
May 2013jccRobert SheckleyThe Masque Of Mañana (selections)
1996?Robert Sheckley & Roger ZelaznyBring Me The Head Of Prince Charming
1992?Mary ShelleyFrankenstein
Apr 2003drmMary ShelleyFrankenstein
May 2010drmMary ShelleyThe Last Man
1993?Lucius ShepardBarnacle Bill The Spacer (ss)
Jul 1999?Robert SilverbergThe Alien Years
Jun 2007kjbRobert SilverbergDying Inside
Sep 2008drmRobert SilverbergNightwings
Oct 2015ccDan SimmonsCarrion Comfort
Oct 2008drmDan SimmonsChildren Of The Night
Jan 2006kjbDan SimmonsThe Fall Of Hyperion
1993?Dan SimmonsThe Hollow Man
1997?Dan SimmonsHyperion
May 2005kjbCordwainer SmithNorstrillia
Mar 2004?Kristine SmithContact Imminent
1994?Sherwood Smith & Dave TrowbridgePhoenix In Flight
Jan 1998?S. P. SomtowJasmine Nights
1993?Norman SpinradDeus X
Jun 2013kjbBrian M. StablefordInherit The Earth
May 2014ccOlaf StapledonStar Maker
1992?Allen M.SteeleClark County, Space
Jan 2014ccNeal StephensonAnathem
Jan 2001drmNeal StephensonCryptonomicon
1997?Neal StephensonThe Diamond Age
Jan 2017kjbNeal StephensonSeveneves
??Neal StephensonSnow Crash
Apr 2013drmBruce SterlingHoly Fire
1992?Bruce Sterling & William GibsonThe Difference Engine
Feb 2006?Robert Louis StevensonThe Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde
Mar 2015rcGeorge R. StewartEarth Abides
1992?Bram StokerDracula
Jul 2006drmCharles StrossAccelerando
Nov 2012kjbBoris & Arkady StrugatskyRoadside Picnic
??Theodore SturgeonMore Than Human
Oct 2006?Theodore SturgeonSome Of Your Blood
1992?Theodore SturgeonVenus Plus X
Jun 2012ccSomtow SucharitkulStarship & Haiku
1996?Tricia SullivanLethe
Nov 1998?Michael SwanwickJack Faust
Aug 2008kjbMichael SwanwickStations Of The Tide
Sep 2006?William TennOf Men And Monsters
Sep 2017djmSheri S. TepperGrass
Jul 2003ccJames Tiptree, Jr.Up The Walls Of The World
Sep 2013ccAnthony TrollopeThe Fixed Period
1994?Dave Trowbridge & Sherwood SmithPhoenix In Flight
1994?Harry TurtledoveAgent Of Byzantium
Nov 2004kjbA. E. van VogtThe World Of Null-A
Jun 2011kjbJack VanceThe Dragon Masters
Jul 2017skJeff VanderMeerArea X: The Southern Reach Trilogy
1993?John VarleySteel Beach
Jul 2005?Jules VerneThe Mysterious Island
Jun 2008drmJules VerneParis In The 20th Century
1994?Vernor VingeA Fire Upon The Deep
Sep 2007drmVernor VingeRainbows End
Mar 2014drmKurt Vonnegut, Jr.Player Piano
Jul 2004drmKurt Vonnegut, Jr.The Sirens Of Titan
Nov 2014jccJo WaltonAmong Others
Dec 2007?H. G. WellsFirst Men In The Moon
Mar 2002?H. G. WellsThe Invisible Man
Jun 2006?H. G. WellsThe Island Of Dr. Moreau
Mar 2002?H. G. WellsThe Time Machine
Mar 2002?H. G. WellsThe War Of The Worlds
1996?Deborah WheelerNorthlight
Mar 2016ccAndy WeirThe Martian
Feb 2017jccJames WhiteHospital Station
Feb 2002kjbKate WilhelmWhere Late The Sweet Birds Sang
Jan 2009drmDavid J. Williams.The Mirrored Heavens
Dec 2006?Jack WilliamsonDarker Than You Think
Feb 2012ccConnie WillisAll Clear
??Connie WillisBellwether
Jan 2012ccConnie WillisBlackout
1993?Connie WillisThe Doomsday Book
1993?Connie WillisFire Watch
Feb 2001ccConnie WillisLincoln's Dreams
Dec 2008ccConnie WillisMiracle & Other Christmas Stories
Sep 2001ccConnie WillisPassage
Feb 1999?Connie WillisTo Say Nothing Of The Dog
May 2011kjbConnie WillisTo Say Nothing Of The Dog
Oct 2000ccConnie WillisUncharted Territory
Jan 2013drmRobert Charles WilsonSpin
Aug 2017kjbGene WolfeA Borrowed Man
Jul 2002kjbGene WolfeThe Shadow Of The Torturer
1995?Roy YoungCaptains Outrageous
Aug 2013drmCharles YuHow To Survive In A Science Fictional Universe
Nov 2013jccTimothy ZahnNight Train To Rigel
Jun 2009kjbYevgeny ZamyatinWe
Jul 2009drmRoger ZelaznyLord Of Light
1992?Roger ZelaznyThis Immortal
1996?Roger Zelazny & Robert SheckleyBring Me The Head Of Prince Charming
Aug 2016jccSarah ZettelPlaying God