Book Review: Hurt Runs Within, Zoltan Vincze

Book Review: Hurt Runs Within, Zoltan Vincze                 Thriller: Hurt Runs Within, Zoltan Vincze   Mackay Connolly’s life changed when the truck he was driving hit two IEDs. His two companions were killed instantly. He should have been as well. His rib cage was completely and irreparably shattered. […]

Book Review: Spread: Tales of Deadly Flora, R. A. Clarke (editor)

Book Review: Spread: Tales of Deadly Flora, R. A. Clarke (editor)   SciFi/Fantasy/Horror Story Collection: Spread: Tales of Deadly Flora, R. A. Clarke (editor)   Sometimes even after you’ve read a description of a book, you find yourself completely unprepared for the story at hand. Spread: Tales of Deadly Flora is one of those books. A […]

Book Review: Atoned, Steve J. McHugh

Book Review: Atoned, The Wardens Book 1, Steve J. McHugh Book Review: Atoned, The Wardens Book 1, Steve J. McHugh Blog Tour December 1, 2023   On the surface, this is a multi-genre sci fi mystery, filled with intriguing aliens, a determined investigator, sentient robots, and interplanetary intrigue. It certainly could be read that way […]

Book Review: To Be Taught, If Fortunate, Becky Chambers

Book Review: To Be Taught, If Fortunate, Becky Chambers Science Fiction: To Be Taught, If Fortunate, Becky Chambers   Imagine you are on a deep space mission to explore possibly inhabitable worlds and visit previously colonized planets. You spend most of the trip in cryogenic sleep, waking only when you approach your destination. You look […]

Book Review: Elder Race, Adrian Tchaikovsky

Book Review: Elder Race, Adrian Tchaikovsky   Book Review: Elder Race, Adrian Tchaikovsky Science Fiction and Fantasy novels have long been grouped together. Indeed, as has often been observed, without a scientific knowledge any technological advance can be considered magic. Voices communicating across vast distances: radios or cell phones…or magic? Boxes with tiny actors inside […]

Book Review: The Big Yaya, Steven Savanna

Book Review: The Big Yaya, The Hotel Exotica Book 1, Steven Savanna   Science Fiction/Mystery: The Big Yaya, The Hotel Exotica Book 1, Steven Savanna   Lucas Honey is a detective with an unusual beat. Rather than belonging to any police force, he is the in-house detective for The Hotel Exotica chain, the largest and […]

Blog Tour: Learning to Fly Alien Spacecraft, Fay Abernethy

Book Review: Learning to Fly Alien Spacecraft, The Shantivira Book 2, Fay Abernethy Science Fiction: Learning to Fly Alien Spacecraft, The Shantivira Book 2, Fay Abernethy   I was very disappointed to discover that this was not a “how to” manual. As a lifelong fan of science fiction, I really want there to be aliens. […]