AUDIO REVIEW: Hearts of Darkness, by David Llewellyn & Lisa McMullin

Series: The War Master (#5) Genre: Space Opera Publisher: Big Finish Runtime: 4hrs 31m Release Date: 31/10/2020 Cast: Derek Jacobi, Paul McGann, Luyanda Unati Lewis-Nyawo, Colin McFarlane, et al. Verdict: 5/5   The Master and the Doctor. Two of the Time Lord’s most infamous sons, and two of history’s greatest rivals. At the height ofContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Hearts of Darkness, by David Llewellyn & Lisa McMullin”

BOOK REVIEW: The Good That Men Do, by Andy Mangels & Michael A. Martin

-this review contains major spoilers for the Enterprise series finale, continue at your own risk- Era: Enterprise Publisher: Simon & Schuster Genre: Space Opera Pages: 446 Publication Date: 2007 Verdict: 5/5 Everyone thinks they know the story of the NX-01’s finale voyage, and how Jonathan Archer helped found the United Federation of Planets. But whatContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Good That Men Do, by Andy Mangels & Michael A. Martin”

BOOK REVIEW: Shadow of Victory, by David Weber

-Major spoilers abound for all previous books in the Honorverse. Click here for a full index of reviews- Publisher: Baen Series: Saganami Island (#4) Genre: Military SF Pages: 1158 Publication Date: 2016 Verdict: 2/5   War rages across the Galaxy, and no world is spared. As the Solarian league and the Star Empire of ManticoreContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Shadow of Victory, by David Weber”

BOOK REVIEW: Shadow of Freedom, by David Weber

-Major spoilers abound for all previous books in the Honorverse. Click here for a full index of reviews- Publisher: Baen Series: Saganami Island (#3) Genre: Military SF Pages: 597 Publication Date: 2013 Verdict: 3/5   As tensions between the Star Empire of Manticore and the Solarian League threaten to erupt into an all out shootingContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Shadow of Freedom, by David Weber”

BOOK REVIEW: Storm from the Shadows, by David Weber

-Major spoilers abound for previous books in the Honorverse. Click here for a full index of reviews- Publisher: Baen Series: Saganami Island (#2) Genre: Military SF Pages: 1050 Publication Date: 2009 Verdict: 2/5 It’s been a turbulent few weeks for Michelle Henke. Captured by Haven, forced into a  diplomatic role and then promoted to ViceContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Storm from the Shadows, by David Weber”

BOOK REVIEW: The Lesser Devil, by Christopher Ruocchio

-minor spoilers for Empire of Silence– Publisher: Self Published Genre: Space Opera Pages: 171 Publication Date: 25/02/2020 Verdict: 5/5 Hadrian Marlowe, the Sun Eater, is famous throughout the Sollan Empire and beyond. But what of his family? What of the brother he left behind? When Crispin Marlowe is the target of an assassination attempt, heContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Lesser Devil, by Christopher Ruocchio”

BOOK REVIEW: The Shadow of Saganami, by David Weber

-Major spoilers abound for previous books in the Honorverse. Click here for a full index of reviews-   Publisher: Baen Series: Saganami Island (#1) Genre: Military SF Pages: 897 Publication Date: 2004 Verdict: 3/5 The war with the People’s Republic of Haven has resumed, but that is far from Manticore’s only concern. A newly discoveredContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Shadow of Saganami, by David Weber”