I was pleasantly surprised to receive an email from Amazon letting me know that Oliver Pötzsch will be releasing the fifth book in his Hangman's Daughter series. Currently titled The Werewolf of Bamberg, Amazon lists the tentative release date as 29 September 2015, so it should be here in time …

I am about 90% through Andy Weir's The Martian book, and I gotta say, this is one fantastic read.

Written in large part as log entries by an astronaut named Mark Watney, it is different enough from the average SF (Sci-Fi) work in that regard alone, but then Andy includes …