Jubilee Event Book Roundup

It’s taken a little longer than I had planned, but here is the post promised at the event on 12/11/2022, rounding up the books which were recommended, as well as the ones read from. I don’t know about you, but my TBR just got even longer!

Readers

Kevan Manwaring – read from Windsmith. You can find a full list of Kevan’s books here: Books – Kevan Manwaring

Tiffani Angus – read from an as-yet unpublished short story. Find out more about Tiffani and her work here: Publications (tiffani-angus.com)

James Bennett – read from The Dust of the Red Rose Knight, an upcoming release as part of Books on the Hill Press’ dyslexic friendly series. Follow James here: Amazon.co.uk: James Bennett: Books, Biography, Blogs, Audiobooks, Kindle

David Green – read from The Devil Walks in Blood. Find out more about David and his books here: book inner | My Site (davidgreenwriter.com)

Stewart Hotston – read from the as-yet unpublished Monstrous Detective Agency. Follow Stewart here: Stewart Hotston – Hope, Anger and Writing

Sue York – read from her recently published collection, Starless and Bible Black. You can learn more about Sue here: Amazon.co.uk: SUSAN YORK: Books, Biography, Blogs, Audiobooks, Kindle

Environmentalism in SFFH Panel Recommendations

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

The Lorax by Dr Seuss

Farewell to Shady Glade by Bill Peet

Watership Down by Richard Adams

The Water Knife by Paolo Bacigalupi

Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor

There Will Come Soft Rains by Ray Bradbury (short story)

Mars trilogy by Kim Stanley Robinson

Dune by Frank Herbert

Ghost Species by James Bradley

The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin

The Swarm by Frank Schatzing

The Road by Cormack McCarthy

Composite Creatures by Caroline Hardaker

Piranesi by Susannah Clarke

Economics in SFFH Panel Recommendations

Nonfiction

Debt: The First 5,000 Years, David Graeber,

A Postcapitalist Politics, J.K. Gibson Graham, A Postcapitalist Politics

The Dawn of Everything David Graeber and David Wengrow

The Pedagogy of the Oppressed, Paulo Freire

Fiction

Spinning Silver, Naomi Novik

Court of Broken Knives, Anna Smith Spark

If, Then, Matthew De Abaitua

Ash: A Secret History, Mary Gentle

Trouble on Triton, Samuel R. Delany

The Algebraist, Iain M. Banks

The Dispossessed, Ursula K. Le Guin

The Left Hand of Darkness, Ursula K. Le Guin

The Unbroken, C. L. Clarke

The Final Strife, Saara El-Arifi

Politics in SFFH Panel Recommendations

The Sympathizer, Viet Thanh Nguyen

The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas, Ursula K. Le Guin

Revelation Space, Alastair Reynolds

The Tyranny of Meritocracy: Democratizing Higher Education in America, Lani Guinier

Sing, Unburied, Sing, Jesmyn Ward