BOOK REVIEW: A Ceremony of Losses, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: The Fall (#3) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 334 Publication Date: 2013 Verdict: 5/5 Crisis after crisis have taken their toll on the Federation, and for one man it is finally too much. Determined to solve the AndorianContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: A Ceremony of Losses, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: Revelation and Dust, by David R. George III

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: The Fall (#1) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 384 Publication Date: 2013 Verdict: 2/5 The Federation and the Typhon Pact have settled into an uneasy peace. As a signal of trust, delegates from both powers have been invitedContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Revelation and Dust, by David R. George III”

Star Trek Crew Builder: Medical Professionals

Welcome to the first in a series of articles wherein I attempt to build the ideal crew for a ship, using characters from the many variations of Star Trek. To be a candidate, all you need is to be a series regular on one of Star Trek‘s TV incarnations, from The Original Series onwards. Space is a dangerousContinue reading “Star Trek Crew Builder: Medical Professionals”

BOOK REVIEW: Raise the Dawn, by David R. George III

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Typhon Pact (#6) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 394 Publication Date: 2012 Verdict: 3/5   Deep Space Nine is no more. Destroyed by agents of the Typhon Pact, the venerable station’s final legacy may be nothing less thanContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Raise the Dawn, by David R. George III”

BOOK REVIEW: Plagues of Night, by David R. George III

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Typhon Pact (#5) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 385 Publication Date: 2012 Verdict: 3/5   Deep Space Nine has weathered many troubles, not least the Dominion War, but now it once again becomes a flashpoint of galactic politics.Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Plagues of Night, by David R. George III”

BOOK REVIEW: Zero Sum Game, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Typhon Pact (#1) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 336 Publication Date: 2010 Verdict: 4/5   Agents of the Typhon Pact have stolen schematics for the quantum slipstream drive, Starfleet’s only technological advantage. To reclaim this stolen technology, StarfleetContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Zero Sum Game, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: Rough Beasts of Empire, by David R. George III

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Typhon Pact (#3) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 383 Publication Date: 2011 Verdict: 3/5   Benjamin Sisko is no longer the Emissary. In the wake of the Borg invasion, he returns to his duty as a Starfleet captain.Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Rough Beasts of Empire, by David R. George III”

BOOK REVIEW: Watching the Clock, by Christopher L. Bennett

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Department of Temporal Investigations (#1) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Time Travel Pages: 488 Publication Date: 2011 Verdict: 3/5 The Department of Temporal Investigations is all that stands between the Federation and total disaster. These brave men and women toil inContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Watching the Clock, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: Lost Souls, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– –major spoilers– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Destiny (#3) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 444 Publication Date: 2008 Verdict: 5/5   The Federation’s darkest hour is at hand. Thousnads of Borg cubes rampage through the Alpha Quadrant, obliterating all in their path. OnlyContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Lost Souls, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: Mere Mortals, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Destiny (#2) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 428 Publication Date: 2008 Verdict: 5/5   Titan has been captured by the Caeliar, the secretive species who captured the Columbia two centuries earlier. But while Captain Riker faces a choice between terribleContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Mere Mortals, by David Mack”