Are YOU a Book Snob?

Something I’ve seen coming up time and again, though moreso in recent months, are articles about elitism and snobbery in the world of books. Now, i’ve been on the receiving end of this snobbery myself. Through several years of university, I had (well, chose) to fight back against academics who thought genre fiction wasn’t worthwhile. AContinue reading “Are YOU a Book Snob?”

BOOK REVIEW: Patterns of Interference, by Christopher L. Bennett

–Click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– –This review contains spoilers. Proceed with caution– Era: Enterprise Series: Rise of the Federation (#5) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Space Opera Pages: 351 Publication Date: 2017 Verdict: 5/5 As the young Federation grapples with the fallout of the Ware crisis, Jonathan ArcherContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Patterns of Interference, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: Live By The Code, by Christopher L. Bennett

–Click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– –This review contains spoilers. Proceed with caution– Era: Enterprise Series: Rise of the Federation (#4) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Space Opera Pages: 372 Publication Date: 2016 Verdict: 4/5 Hunting for the origins of the alien technology known as the Ware, Captain ReedContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Live By The Code, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: Tower of Babel, by Christopher L. Bennett

–Click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Enterprise Series: Rise of the Federation (#2) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Space Opera Pages: 348 Publication Date: 2014 Verdict: 4/5 The Rigel system is as diverse as the Federation, and as troubled. Hoping to gain new allies, Jonathan Archer leads theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Tower of Babel, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: A Choice of Futures, by Christopher L. Bennett

–Click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Enterprise Series: Rise of the Federation (#1) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Space Opera Pages: 336 Publication Date: 01/01/2013 Verdict: 4/5   From the ashes of the Coalition rises the United Federation of Planets. Spearheaded by Earth, the Federation sets about itsContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: A Choice of Futures, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: The Firmament of Flame, by Drew Williams

-Spoilers for The Stars Now Unclaimed and A Chain Across The Dawn– Publisher: Simon & Schuster Series: The Universe After (#3) Genre: Space Opera Pages: 366 Publication Date: 20/08/2020 Verdict: 5/5   Esa and Jane are on a mission: To find a way to stop the Cyn, the energy-based aliens currently wreaking havoc across the Galaxy.Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Firmament of Flame, by Drew Williams”