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Next Round of SciFi Books

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Hi Everybody

Here is our next round of books for exciting discussions at Manchester SciFi Book Club:

19th August – Old Man’s War by John Scalzi (318p)
16th Sept – A Connecticut Yankee in the Court of King Arthur by Mark Twain (272p)
21st Oct – Beggars in Spain by Nancy Kress (400p)
18th Nov – Manhattan in Reverse by Peter F Hamilton (320p)
20th Jan – We by Yevgeny Zamyatin (256p)
17th Feb – Robopocalypse by Daniel H Wilson (384p)

Don’t forget our next book on 15th Jul, which is Nova by Samuel R Delany.

See you next book!

Manchester Sci-Fi Book Club Contacts:

You can contact us via twitter @mcrsf_madlab or by using #mcrsf

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Post by Daniel Wells, Manchester Sci-Fi Book Club.

Manchester SciFi Book Club – Vote for the next round of books!

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Sci-Fi Book Club

Sci-Fi Book Club


Manchester SciFi Book Club meet on the third Tuesday of every month to discuss a different science fiction book. The meetings are free to attend so, if you’re a science fiction reader, come on down. Right now, they’re taking a vote for their next round of books to read. Below is a list of the books, and a link to the poll. Get voting!

  • Player One Ready by Ernest Cline (384 pages)
  • Robopocalypse by Daniel H Wilson (384 pages)
  • Trading in Danger by Elizabeth Moon (384 pages)
  • Old Man’s War by John Scalzi (318 pages)
  • Manhattan in Reverse by Peter F Hamilton (320 pages)
  • A Connecticut Yankee in the Court of King Arthur by Mark Twain (272 pages)
  • Turbulance by Samit Basu (368 pages)
  • Beggars in Spain by Nancy Kress (400 pages)
  • Protector by Larry Niven (218 pages)
  • We by Yevgeny Zamyatin (256 pages)
  • Diamond Dogs, Turquoise Days by Alastair Reynolds (296 pages)
  • Shikasta Re: Colonised Planet 5 by Doris Lessing (384 pages)

Vote now or click through for more about each book…

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Sci Fi Book Club

Sunday, November 10th, 2013
Sci Fi Book Club

Sci Fi Book Club

Title: Sci Fi Book Club
Location: MadLab
Description: Book Club for Science Fiction Fans
Date: 18-02-2014
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00

Sci Fi Book Club

Sunday, November 10th, 2013
Sci Fi Book Club

Sci Fi Book Club

Title: Sci Fi Book Club
Location: MadLab
Description: Book Club for Science Fiction Fans
Date: 18-03-2014
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00

Sci Fi Book Club

Sunday, November 10th, 2013
Sci Fi Book Club

Sci Fi Book Club

Title: Sci Fi Book Club
Location: MadLab
Description: Book Club for Science Fiction Fans
Date: 15-04-2014
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00

This month’s book is The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood.

Come along and join discussion!

Plus, get a free exclusive Manchester SciFi Book Club Bookmark!
While stocks last ;-)

Books for following months:

20th May – Downbelow Station by CJ Cherryh (477p)

17th Jun – Adam Robots (short stories) by Adam Roberts (400p)

15th Jul – Nova by Samuel R Delany (256p)