BOOK REVIEW: Exodus, by Jamie Sawyer

-this review contains spoilers for The Eternity War: Pariah, proceed with caution- -A review of Pariah can be found here- Publisher: Orbit Series: The Eternity War (2) Genre: Military SF Pages: 480 Publication Date: 29/11/2018 Verdict: 5/5   Jenkins' Jackals return! Betrayed by one of their own and stranded in Directorate space, the crew of … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Exodus, by Jamie Sawyer

BOOK REVIEW: Science Fiction Volume 1, by Kevin J. Anderson

Publisher: WordFire Press Series: Selected Stories: Science Fiction (#1) Genre: Various Pages: 369 Publication Date: 14/08/18 Verdict: 4.75/5   A collection of short stories and novellas from over forty years of Anderson's writing. Kevin J. Anderson is one of the most prolific writers in modern science fiction. With well over a hundred books spanning Dune, Star Wars, The … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Science Fiction Volume 1, by Kevin J. Anderson

BOOK REVIEW: Anarch, by Dan Abnett

-This review contains spoilers for ALL previous Gaunt's Ghosts novels. Proceed with caution- Publisher: Black Library Series: Gaunt's Ghosts (#15) Genre: Military SF/Grimdark Pages: 420 Publication Date: 24/01/2019 Verdict: 4/5   In the grim darkness of the far future, there is only war. Commisar Ibram Gaunt and his men have survived three decades of war … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Anarch, by Dan Abnett

BOOK REVIEW: Pariah, by Jamie Sawyer

Publisher: Orbit Series: The Eternity War (#1) Genre: Military SF Pages: 439 Publication Date: 28/09/2017 Verdict: 5/5   The Krell war is over, but that doesn't mean the Alliance is at peace. A terrorist group calling themselves the Black Spiral are spreading anarchy through human space. Their leadership and end goals remain a mystery, but … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Pariah, by Jamie Sawyer

BOOK REVIEW: Star Destroyers

Publisher: Baen Editors: Tony Daniel & Christopher Ruocchio Genre: Military SF/Space Opera Pages: 328 Publication Date: 2018 Verdict: 3.5/5 'Big Ships. Blowing Things Up' The thing with Baen is that you always know what you're getting. They've really cornered the market in action-filled Space Opera and Military SF, almost always wrapped up in a mind-boggling … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Star Destroyers

BOOK REVIEW: Impulse, by Dave Bara

Publisher: Del Rey Series: Lightship (#1) Genre: Military SF/Space Opera Pages: 372 Publication Date: 2015 Centuries after a devastating war, humanity is starting to rebuild civilisation. Peter Cochrane, a young nobleman fresh from the naval academy, has been assigned to the ship that recently lost some of its crew, including his own girlfriend. Searching for … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Impulse, by Dave Bara

BOOK REVIEW: The Forever War, by Joe Haldeman

Publisher: Gollancz Genre: Military SF Publication Date: 1974 Verdict: 4/5 The year is 1997, and Earth is waging war against the Taurans. With the war happening across vast interstellar distances, Einstein's laws of general relativity mean that for every month the soldiers spend on the front lines, years pass by back on Earth. William Mandella … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Forever War, by Joe Haldeman