BOOK REVIEW: Da Gobbo’s Revenge, by Mike Brooks

Fingwit doesn’t expect much from his miserable existence. As a grot, his purpose is to be bullied by the orks he serves. To live and die by their whims. But then chance drops an opportunity into his hands, and Fingwit finds that, just this once, a grot can change the future . . . BlackContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Da Gobbo’s Revenge, by Mike Brooks”

BOOK REVIEW: The Exiled Fleet, by J. S. Dewes

Hold up, this is a sequel! Find my review of the previous book by clicking on this link. The universe isn’t as big as it used to be. Literally. And that’s a problem for Adequin Rake and her crew, who are stranded far from civilisation, with limited resources, a no hope of rescue, and relationshipsContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Exiled Fleet, by J. S. Dewes”

BOOK REVIEW: The Last Watch, by J. S. Dewes

The Divide. It stands at the edge of the universe, marking the line between existence, and the infinite void beyond. Stationed here at the edge of reality are a handful of soldiers, who would rather be anywhere else . . . Reputation. It’s a funny old thing. Publishing is a fickle system in which theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Last Watch, by J. S. Dewes”

BOOK REVIEW: Resistance, by J. M. Dillard

Click here for more Star Trek content Returning to diplomatic duty after the rise and fall of Praetor Shinzon, the Enterprise and its crew are ready to put the past behind them. But Captain Picard may not be able to do so, for the voice of the Borg is calling to him once more .Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Resistance, by J. M. Dillard”

BOOK REVIEW: Steel Tread, by Andy Clark

The war on Croatoas is a bloody one, as the forces of the Astra Miltarum clash with former colleagues who have sworn themselves to Chaos. Across this endless battlefield roll the masters of warfare: the tanks . . . If listening to Sabaton has taught me anything, it’s that nothing can change the tide ofContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Steel Tread, by Andy Clark”

Five Underappreciated Science Fiction Books from Yesteryear

The past hundred years have seen a lot of science fiction, and while some go on to become absolute classics, far more fade into obscurity. Now I’m not going to claim that this article contains the most obscure books in the world. By definition, some books are so obscure I won’t have heard of them.Continue reading “Five Underappreciated Science Fiction Books from Yesteryear”

BOOK REVIEW: Return to Mars, by Ben Bova

Hold up, this is a sequel! You can find my review of the previous book by clicking on this link. Jamie Waterman has returned to Mars with a new team of scientists. But his search for facts clashes with his spiritual need for answers. Jamie is sure he has found proof of intelligent Martian life,Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Return to Mars, by Ben Bova”

BOOK REVIEW: Mars, by Ben Bova

Mars. The next logical stopping point for human exploration of space. A world ripe for investigation, but also exploitation. When the first crewed mission to Mars touches down, will their goal be science, or will politics dominate there as it does on Earth . . . This is only the second book I’ve read byContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Mars, by Ben Bova”

AUDIO REVIEW: Star Wars: Ronin, by Emma Mieko Candon

Click here for all of my Star Wars content Narrated by Joel de la Fuente A Star Wars: Visions novel Published by Penguin in 2021 A Science Fantasy novel 12 hours 21 minutes long ⭐⭐⭐ On a nowhere world, a rogue force-user hunts down his former colleagues. But is this Ronin a killer, a hero,Continue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Star Wars: Ronin, by Emma Mieko Candon”

BOOK REVIEW: Avenging Son, by Guy Haley

Click here for all of my Warhammer 40,000 content Book One of the Dawn of Fire series Published by Black Library in 2020 A Grimdark Space Opera 512 pages, plus a glossary ⭐⭐⭐ The return of Roboute Guilliman brings the light of hope to a beleaguered Imperium. Now the returned Primarch reveals his vision ofContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Avenging Son, by Guy Haley”