Acceptance

Author: Jeff VanderMeer Type: Fiction, novel Part of series: Southern Reach (#3) Published: 2014 I read it: February 2015 There comes a time in every series when the pages are winding down. You will have to leave the characters soon, after all this time together. You get nervous. How can the author wrap all this…

Authority

Author: Jeff VanderMeer Type: Fiction, novel Part of series: Southern Reach (#2) Published: 2014 I read it: February 2015 When Annihilation wrapped up, it seemed like the story could go anywhere. Yet it was so solid a book that it could almost work as a standalone novel, already a direct descendant of Lovecraft’s story/novella “At the Mountains of Madness”…

Annihilation

Author: Jeff VanderMeer Type: Fiction, novel Part of series: Southern Reach (#1) Published: 2014 I read it: January 2015 With this trilogy, I decided to just go ahead and believe the hype. Every angle seemed intriguing, right down to the cover art. Now that I’ve finished the first volume, what is there to say? To…