Review Index

A list of all of the reviews available on TRE, sorted by author’s last name.

Multi-author collections and anthologies, as well as end-of-year review links, are available at the bottom of the page.

A

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams – (Science Fiction/Humor)

Honey Hunt, vol. 1 by Miki Aihara – (Shoujo Manga)

Honey Hunt, vol. 6 by Miki Aihara – (Shoujo Manga)

Kamen Tantei by Matsuri Akino – (Manga)

Maboroshi no Hana Yoi no Tsuki (artbook) by Matsuri Akino – (Art/Illustration/Manga)

Pet Shop of Horrors by Matsuri Akino – (Manga/Fantasy/Horror)

Pet Shop of Horrors: Tokyo, vol. 7 by Matsuri Akino – (Manga/Fantasy/Horror)

Pet Shop of Horrors: Tokyo, vol. 8 by Matsuri Akino – (Manga/Fantasy/Horror)

Captain Nemo by Kevin J. Anderson – (Adventure Fiction/Historical Fiction)

The Mysterious Lady Law by Robert Appleton – (Mystery/Period Fiction/Science Fiction)

Lord of Snow and Shadows by Sarah Ash – (Fantasy)

I, Robot by Isaac Asimov – (Science Fiction)

The End of Eternity by Isaac Asimov – (Science Fiction)

R.O.D.: Read or Dream by Hideyuki Kurata and Ran Ayanaga**

B

The Metalmark Contract by David Batchelor – (Science Fiction)

A Companion to Wolves by Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear – (Fantasy)**

Breath and Bone by Carol Berg – (Fantasy)

Transformation by Carol Berg – (Fantasy)

The Spirit Lens by Carol Berg – (Fantasy)

The Soul Mirror by Carol Berg – (Fantasy)

The Daemon Prism by Carol Berg – (Fantasy)

Edge by Thomas Blackthorne – (Science Fiction)

Original Sin by Allison Brennan – (Paranormal Fantasy)

Summer Knight by Jim Butcher – (Urban Fantasy)

C

Lust, Caution by Eileen Chang – (Fiction/Short Story)

Gate 7, vol. 1 by CLAMP (Manga)

Kobato, vols. 1 & 2 by CLAMP – (Shoujo Manga)

Kobato, vol. 3 by CLAMP – (Shoujo Manga)

Kobato, vol. 4 by CLAMP – (Shoujo Manga)

Kobato, vol. 5 by CLAMP – (Shoujo Manga)

Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, vol. 28 by CLAMP – (Manga)

Finders Keepers by Russ Colchamiro – (Science Fiction/Humor)

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins – (Young Adult/Dystopian Fantasy)

D

Pantheons by E.J. Dabel – (Fantasy/Adventure/Young Adult)

Q&A (Star Trek: TNG) by Keith R. A. DeCandido – (Science Fiction)

Like Clockwork by Bonnie Dee – (Romance/Steampunk)

Indigo Springs by A.M. Dellamonica – (Fantasy)

Spirits of Glory by Emily Devenport – (Science Fiction)

A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick – (Science Fiction)

Mindshadow (Star Trek) by J. M. Dillard – (Science Fiction)

The Art of Steampunk by Art Donovan – (Art/Steampunk/Non-fiction)

The Brotherhood of Piaxia by Michael Drakich – (Fantasy)

Sex, Lies, and Handwriting by Michelle Dresbold – (Non-Fiction)

The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan – (Supernatural)

F

Blood Oath by Christopher Farnsworth – (Government Thriller/Urban Fantasy)

The President’s Vampire by Christopher Farnsworth – (Govertnment Thriller/Urban Fantasy)

Red, White, and Blood by Christopher Farnsworth – (Government Thriller/Urban Fantasy)

Star Trek (2009 Film Novelization) by Alan Dean Foster – (Science Fiction)

Legacy (Star Trek) by Michael Jan Friedman – (Science Fiction)

G

American Gods by Neil Gaiman – (Fantasy)

Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman – (Fantasy)

Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett – (Fantasy/Humor)**

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman – (Fantasy)

The Vesuvius Club by Mark Gatiss – (Mystery/Espionage)

Pariah, vols. 1-4 by Warner, Weldele & Gelatt – (Science Fiction/Young Adult/Graphic Novel)**

Lion of Macedon by David Gemmell – (Historical Fantasy/Heroic Fantasy)

The Mumbo Jumbo Circus by Jane George – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

Neuromancer by William Gibson – (Science Fiction/Cyberpunk)

Aquarian Age Juvenile Orion, vol. 1 by Sakurako Gokurakuin – (Manga)

Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg – (Non-fiction/Writing)

Unholy Night by Seth Grahame-Smith – (Fiction)

The Greyfriar by Clay & Susan Griffith – (Fantasy)

The Rift Walker by Clay & Susan Griffith – (Fantasy)

The Kingmakers by Clay & Susan Griffith – (Fantasy)

H

City of Demons by Kevin Harkness – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

Ouran High School Host Club, vol. 1-15 by Bisco Hatori – (Shoujo Manga)

Ouran High School Host Club, vol. 16 by Bisco Hatori – (Shoujo Manga)

Sister Red, vol. 1 by Shizuru Hayashiya – (Manga)

Hounded by Kevin Hearne – (Urban Fantasy)

Hexed by Kevin Hearne – (Urban Fantasy)

Hammered by Kevin Hearne – (Urban Fantasy)

Tricked by Kevin Hearne – (Urban Fantasy)

Bittersweet by Amber Hipple – (Erotica)

Hellsing (series) by Kohta Hirano – (Manga)

The Native Star by M.K. Hobson – (Fantasy)

The Strange Affair of Spring Heeled Jack by Mark Hodder – (Alternate History/Steampunk)

D.Gray-man, vols. 1-5 by Katsura Hoshino – (Manga/Fantasy)

Hikaru no Go, vol. 21 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Hikaru no Go, vol. 22 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Hikaru no Go, vol. 23 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Among Thieves by Douglas Hulick – (Fantasy)

J

Castle in the Air by Diana Wynne Jones – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

K

Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane – (Urban Fantasy)

Unholy Magic by Stacia Kane – (Urban Fantasy)

City of Ghosts by Stacia Kane – (Urban Fantasy)

Sacrificial Magic by Stacia Kane – (Urban Fantasy)

Otomen, vol. 1-9 by Aya Kanno – (Shoujo Manga)

Otomen, vol. 10 by Aya Kanno – (Shoujo Manga)

Otomen, vol. 11 by Aya Kanno – (Shoujo Manga)

Blue Exorcist, vol. 1 by Kazue Kato – (Manga)

Blue Exorcist, vol. 2 by Kazue Kato – (Manga)

Blue Exorcist, vol. 3 by Kazue Kato – (Manga)

Blue Exorcist, vol. 4 by Kazue Kato – (Manga)

Blue Exorcist, vol. 5 by Kazue Kato – (Manga)

Real World by Natsuo Kirino – (Psychological Fiction)

State of Decay by James Knapp – (Science Fiction/Thriller)

Contra Alliance: Shadows of the Past by Tom Kolega – (Military Science Fiction)

Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal – (Period Fantasy)

The Privilege of the Sword by Ellen Kushner – (Fantasy)

R.O.D.: Read or Dream by Hideyuki Kurata and Ran Ayanaga**

The Sandman: King of Dreams by Alisa Kwitney – (Non-Fiction/Graphic Novel)

L

Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence – (Fantasy)

The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin

Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord – (Fantasy)

The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord – (Science Fiction)

The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch – (Fantasy)

Lake Charles by Ed Lynskey – (Crime Fiction)

M

Ravenous by Dayna Macy – (Non-fiction/Memoir)

The Ghosts of Manhattan by George Mann – (Fantasy/Noir)

The Death of Torberta Turchin by Shannon Mawhiney – (Fantasy/Paranormal)

The Falling Machine by Andrew P. Mayer – (Fantasy/Steampunk)

Born to Run by Christopher McDougal – (Non-fiction/Athletic)

Sunshine by Robin McKinley – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 4 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 5 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 6 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 7 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 8 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Natsume’s Book of Friends, vol. 9 & 10 by Yuki Midorikawa – (Manga)

Batman: Year One by Frank Miller – (Graphic Novel)

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller – (Graphic Novel)

Mélusine and The Virtu by Sarah Monette – (Fantasy)

Corambis by Sarah Monette – (Fantasy)

The Bone Key by Sarah Monette – (Fantasy/Paranormal)

A Companion to Wolves by Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear – (Fantasy)**

Sacre Bleu by Christopher Moore – (Fiction/Comedy)

Crafting the Personal Essay by Dinty W. Moore – (Non-Fiction/Writing)

Resurrection Code by Lyda Morehouse – (Science Fiction)

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern – (Fantasy)

O

Hikaru no Go, vol. 21 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Hikaru no Go, vol. 22 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Hikaru no Go, vol. 23 by Yumi Hotta & Takeshi Obata – (Manga/Shounen)**

Bakuman, vol. 1 by Tsugumi Ohba & Takeshi Obata – (Manga)**

Summer, Fireworks, and My Corpse by Otsuichi – (Dark Fantasy/Horror)

Zoo by Otsuichi – (Dark Fantasy/Horror)

P

Inheritance by Christopher Paolini – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

East by Edith Pattou – (Fantasy/Young Adult)

Captain Alatriste by Arturo Pérez-Reverte – (Fiction/Period Fiction)

Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett – (Fantasy/Humor)

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman – (Fantasy)

R

A Mind is a Terrible Thing to Read (Psych) by William Rabkin – (Mystery/Detective Fiction)

A Fatal Frame of Mind (Psych) by William Rabkin – (Mystery/Detective Fiction)

Chasm City by Alastair Reynolds – (Science Fiction)

Better Together by Raymond Rose – (Fiction)

The Fire Inside by Raymond Rose – (Action/Adventure/Fantasy/Science Fiction)

S

Procession of the Dead by Darren Shan – (Supernatural/Dark Urban Fantasy)

REAMDE by Neal Stephenson – (Crime/Thriller)

T

Fruits Basket (series) by Natsuki Takaya – (Shoujo Manga)

Codename: Sailor V, vols. 1 & 2 by Naoko Takeuchi – (Shoujo Manga)

Black Butler, vol. 1-4 by Yana Toboso – (Manga)

Black Butler, vol. 5 by Yana Toboso – (Manga)

Black Butler, vol. 6 by Yana Toboso – (Manga)

Black Butler, vol. 7 by Yana Toboso – (Manga)

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien – (Fantasy)

U

20th Century Boys, vols. 1 & 2 by Naoki Urasawa – (Manga/Science Fiction/Mystery)

20th Century Boys by Naoki Urasawa – (Manga/Science Fiction/Mystery)

Monster by Naoki Urasawa – (Manga/Psychological Suspense Thriller/Horror)

V

Saga, vols. 1 & 2 by Brian K. Vaughan – (Science Fiction/Graphic Novel)

W

Pariah, vols. 1-4 by Warner, Weldele & Gelatt – (Science Fiction/Young Adult/Graphic Novel)**

Rurouni Kenshin by Nobuhiro Watsuki – (Shounen Manga)

Variant by Robison Wells – (Science Fiction/Young Adult)

Feedback by Robison Wells – (Science Fiction/Young Adult)

Snake Agent by Liz Williams – (Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Detective Fiction)

The Demon and the City by Liz Williams – (Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Detective Fiction)

The Emperor’s Knife by Mazarkis Williams – (Fantasy)

The Last Policeman by Ben Winters (Mystery/Crime)

Countdown City by Ben Winters (Mystery/Crime)

Y

Ōoku, vols. 1 & 2 by Fumi Yoshinaga – (Manga/Alternate History/Historical Fiction)

Ōoku, vol. 4 by Fumi Yoshinaga – (Manga/Alternate History/Historical Fiction)

Ōoku, vol. 5 by Fumi Yoshinaga – (Manga/Alternate History/Historical Fiction)

Ōoku, vol. 6 by Fumi Yoshinaga – (Manga/Alternate History/Historical Fiction)

Fairy Cube by Kaori Yuki – (Manga)

The Cain Saga by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Godchild by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Grand Guignol Orchestra, vol. 1 by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Grand Guignol Orchestra, vol. 2 by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Grand Guignol Orchestra, vol. 3 by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Grand Guignol Orchestra, vol. 4 by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

Grand Guignol Orchestra, vol. 5 by Kaori Yuki – (Manga/Gothic)

COLLECTIONS & ANTHOLOGIES

Ride the Moon, edited by M.L.D. Curelas

The Queen in Winter by Kurland, Delacroix, Shinn & Monette

END OF YEAR REVIEWS

2010 End of Year Review
2008 End of Year Review
2007 End of Year Review

(** — listed more than once due to author or author/artist collaboration)