Book reviews PHILIP PULLMAN The Secret CommonwealthThe new series from the author of the bestselling His Dark Materials continues in The Secret Commonwealth.Read more. BECKY CHAMBERS The Long Way to a SmallBecky Chambers assembles an intriguing cast of species in a spacecraft on a mission into deep space.Read more. BEN H WINTERS Underground Airlines.Underground Airlines is set in modern day USA – basically the same except for one overwhelming difference: the Civil WarRead more. TRENT DALTON Boy Swallows UniverseBoy Swallows Universe is a first novel rich in adventure, description and plot.Read more. CIXIN LIU The Three-Body Problem seriesCixin Liu takes the tropes of science fiction and looks at them with new eyes in this ambitious and imaginativeRead more.