A Year on Saturn

...is approximately 29.7 Earth years.

"A Year on Saturn" is the website of Shannon Fay,
freelance and fiction writer.

Hi. My name is Shannon Fay, I’m a writer, and this is my website. Through the ‘Works’ tab you can see a list of my published stories and articles. Click ‘Bio’ if you want to learn more (but not all) about me. Go to ‘Contact’ if you want to get in touch. As for ‘Blog,’ well, I’ll leave that one as a surprise.


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Books I Read in 2023

Posted on April 29th, 2024 by Shannon Fay | No Comments

Yes, it is almost MAY 2024 but I am making a renewed effort to update this blog. And one of the few things I like to use it for is keeping track of what books I read. Included in this list is a mix of novels, non-fiction, plays, poetry , and short story collections.

Jan., 2023

The Genesis of Misery by Neon Yang

The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop by Felicia Rose Chavez

The Gentleman’s Book of Vices by Jess Everlee

Manhunt by Gretchen Felker-Martin

The Honjin Murders by Seishi Yokomizo

Horrible Dance by Avery Lake

Feb., 2023

Hide by Kiersten White

2:22 A Ghost Story by Danny Robins

Linghua by Ai Jiang (you can read my review of this novella here at Strange Horizons)

The Scum Villain’s Self-Saving System vol.4 by Mo Xiang Tong Xiu

Several People are Typing by Calvin Kasulke

An Unauthorized Fan Treaty by Lauren James

March 2023

Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric Laroche

Death on Gokumon Island by Seishi Yokomizo

Titan by Mado Nozaki

Who Killed My Daughter? by Lois Duncan

April 2023

People Love Dead Jews by Dara Horn

(Friend’s WIP)

Things We Lost in the Fire by Mariana Enríquez

Into the Riverlands by Nghi Vo

Carrie by Stephen King

Burning Sugar by Cicely Bella Blain

May 2023

The Writing Retreat by Julia Bartz

Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

The Dangers of Smoking in Bed by Mariana Enríquez

Yellowface by R. F. Kuang

The Village of Eight Graves by Seishi Yokomizo

Buzzfeed Unsolved Supernatural by Ryan Bergara, Shane Madej, Anna Katz

June 2023

Ymir by Rich Larson

Chain-Gang All Stars by Nana Kwame Adjei Brenyah

Wylding Hall by Elizabeth Hand

(Summer was a crazy time as I was both dealing with a big ol’ writers block and also planning my wedding so I did not finish reading a single book in either July or August)

Sept., 2023

The Moonlight Blade by Tessa Barbosa (read my review of it here on Strange Horizons)

Nineteen Claws and a Black Bird by Agustina Bazterrica

Oct., 2023

FOUND by various authors (read my review of it here on Strange Horizons)

(In November I vainly attempted NaNoWriMo and my reading suffered for it)

Dec., 2023

Doppelganger by Naomi Klein

Dawn by Selahattin Demirtas

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