BOOK REVIEW: To Lose the Earth, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#10) Publisher: Gallery Genre: Space Opera Pages: 352 Publication Date: 2020 Verdict: 5/5 Lieutenant Harry Kim is a man beset by problems. The love of his life is dying. His unborn daughter lives only thanks to aContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: To Lose the Earth, by Kirsten Beyer”

BOOK REVIEW: The Battle of Corrin, by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson

-Click here for a full index of my Dune Saga reviews- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Series: Legends of Dune (#3) Genre: Space Opera Pages: 580 Publication Date: 2004 Verdict: 3/5   The Butlerian Jihad is almost at an end. With thinking machines driven back to the stronghold of Corrin, the allied human forces find themselvesContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Battle of Corrin, by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson”

BOOK REVIEW: Architects of Infinity, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#9) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 384 Publication Date: 2018 Verdict: 4/5 Seeking to avoid further confrontation with the Krenim, Admiral Janeway leads the Full Circle Fleet in a scientific investigation of the sort StarfleetContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Architects of Infinity, by Kirsten Beyer”

BOOK REVIEW: The Machine Crusade, by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson

-Click here for a full index of my Dune Saga reviews- Publisher: New English Library Series: Legends of Dune (#2) Genre: Space Opera Pages: 660 Publication Date: 2003 Verdict: 3/5 The Butlerian Jihad has commenced. Humanity fights a desperate battle for survival as the machines, and the evermind Omnius press on. As the interstellar armsContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Machine Crusade, by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson”

BOOK REVIEW: A Pocket Full of Lies, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#8) Publisher: Pocket Books/Time Travel Genre: Space Opera Pages: 381 Publication Date: 2016 Verdict: 3/5   Moving deeper into the unknown reaches of the Delta Quadrant, Voyager stumbles into a war between two species who claim theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: A Pocket Full of Lies, by Kirsten Beyer”

BOOK REVIEW: Atonement, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#7) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 386 Publication Date: 2015 Verdict: 4/5 Admiral Janeway must stand trial for her crimes in the Delta Quadrant, but the odds are rigged against her. Meanwhile in the AlphaContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Atonement, by Kirsten Beyer”

BOOK REVIEW: We, Robots, edited by Simon Ings

Publisher: Head of Zeus Genre: Various Pages: 997 Publication Date: 10/12/2020 Verdict: 3/5 Robots. Androids. Machines. Mechanical men. Sometimes they come as conquerors, sometimes they are our slaves. Whether they are the ultimate other, or a reflection of our own desires, robots have a long history in science fiction. Here are one hundred stories fromContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: We, Robots, edited by Simon Ings”

BOOK REVIEW: Acts of Contrition, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#6) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera/Social SF Pages: 390 Publication Date: 2014 Verdict: 5/5   Voyager has made contact with the Confederacy of the First Quadrant, a growing power within the Delta Quadrant who could proveContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Acts of Contrition, by Kirsten Beyer”

BOOK REVIEW: The Magos, by Dan Abnett

-Click here for a full index of my Black Library/Warhammer 40,000 reviews- Publisher: Black Library Series: Eisenhorn (#4) Genre: Grimdark SF Pages: 714 Publication Date: 2020 Verdict: 3/5 Gregor Eisenhorn. Inquisitor, loyalist, and pariah. For over two centuries Eisenhorn has fought against the enemies of humanity, but his methods are not always approved. Witness nowContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Magos, by Dan Abnett”

BOOK REVIEW: Protectors, by Kirsten Beyer

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Voyager Series: Voyager: Full Circle (#5) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 385 Publication Date: 2014 Verdict: 5/5 Having returned from the dead, Kathryn Janeway returns to the Alpha Quadrant to face questions over her suitability for command. In the DeltaContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Protectors, by Kirsten Beyer”