BOOK REVIEW: Citadel, by Marko Kloos

-Hold up, this is a sequel! Find my reviews of Book 1: Aftershocks and Book 2: Ballistic, by clicking on the links.- Series: The Palladium Wars (#3) Publisher: 47North Genre: Space Opera/Military SF Pages: 320 Publication Date: 10/08/2021 Verdict: 5/5   In the wake of the nuclear attack on Rhodian soil, the Alliance clamps downContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Citadel, by Marko Kloos”

BOOK REVIEW: Traitor Rock, by Justin D Hill

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: Cadia (#3) Genre: Military SF Pages: 341 Publication Date: 2021 Verdict: 5/5   Cadia has fallen, but the Cadians themselves live on. Throwing themselves into war after war in search of an identity, the Cadians now face a seeminglyContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Traitor Rock, by Justin D Hill”

BOOK REVIEW: Boundless, by Jack Campbell

Series: The Lost Fleet: Outlands (#1) Publisher: Titan Genre: Military SF Pages: 498 Publication Date: 23/06/2021 Verdict: 5/5   John ‘Black Jack’ Geary has pent his career defending the Alliance against all enemies. Yet the revelations he now brings regarding illegal military projects could spell disaster. The road to hell is paved with good intentions,Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Boundless, by Jack Campbell”

BOOK REVIEW: Sabbat War, edited by Dan Abnett

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Contributors: Dan Abnett, Graham McNeill, Robert Rath, Marc Collins, Matthew Farrer,  Justin D. Hill, Eduardo Albert, John French, Rachel Harrison Publisher: Black Library Genre: Military SF Pages: 398 Publication Date: 19/06/2021 Verdict: 3.5/5   The Sabbat Crusade is one of the Galaxy’s mostContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Sabbat War, edited by Dan Abnett”

BOOK REVIEW: The Cruel Stars, by John Birmingham

Series: The Cruel Stars (#1) Publisher: Head of Zeus Genre: Military SF Pages: 482 Publication Date: 2019 Verdict: 4/5 Long after they were assumed defeated, the Sturm have returned to menace human civilisation once again. In a devastating first strike, they unleash chaos across countless worlds. And they are only just getting started . . .Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Cruel Stars, by John Birmingham”

BOOK REVIEW: Last Full Measure, by Michael A. Martin and Andy Mangels

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Enterprise, Season 3 Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Military SF Pages: 336 Publication Date: 2006 Verdict: 4/5   Following the devastating Xindi strike on Earth, Enterprise seeks out the alien aggressors. On this voyage they are armed with a new weapon, the MACOs, elite soldiers whoContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Last Full Measure, by Michael A. Martin and Andy Mangels”

THE WISHLIST: Black Library 2021 Releases

Black Library have been printing Warhammer 40,000 tie-in fiction for over two decades now, and for the past few years have been making regular appearances on my TBR Tower. They put out dozens of books a year, around a third of which I would say are of interest to me. As well as hardbacks andContinue reading “THE WISHLIST: Black Library 2021 Releases”

BOOK REVIEW: Orders of Battle, by Marko Kloos

-Hold up, this is a sequel! Find my review the first six books here- Series: Frontlines (#7) Publisher: 47North Genre: Military SF Pages: 260 Publication Date: 07/12/2020 Verdict: 4/5 Four years have passed since the Lankies were driven out of Earth’s solar system, and Andrew Grayson feels the worst may be behind him. But warContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Orders of Battle, by Marko Kloos”

BOOK REVIEW: Colonyside, by Michael Mammay

–Hold up, this is a sequel! Find my review of the previous book here– Series: Planetside (#3) Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Military SF Pages: 368 Publication Date: 21/01/2021 Verdict: 4/5 Carl Butler – the man who committed genocide – has finally settled into retirement. But then a CEO’s daughter goes missing, and Butler finds himselfContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Colonyside, by Michael Mammay”

BOOK REVIEW: Armageddon Saint, by Gav Thorpe

–click here for a full list of all my Warhammer 40,000 content– Publisher: Black Library Series: Last Chancers (#4) Genre: Military SF Pages: 319 Publication Date: 2020 Verdict: 3/5   Lieutenant Kage of the 13th Legion is dead, having thrown himself into the flames in pursuit of the enemy. But from the ashes rises theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Armageddon Saint, by Gav Thorpe”