SPSFC SEMI-FINALIST REVIEW: The Dinosaur Four, by Geoff Jones

For the past few months, we’ve been reading six more semi-finalists from the inaugural SPSFC. Today we’ve got the third full review of these six, which is of Geoff Jones’ The Dinosaur Four. This book has an SPSFC rating of 5.50 out of 10. There are science fiction books that use their speculative elements toContinue reading “SPSFC SEMI-FINALIST REVIEW: The Dinosaur Four, by Geoff Jones”

SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Semi-Finalist Gut Reactions 1-3

These are my personal initial impressions of the books allocated to the At Boundary’s Edge team during Phase 2 of the inaugural SPSFC. Ratings are subject to change as I take a closer look at each book. Full length reviews of each book will be posted once the whole team has had a chance toContinue reading “SPSFC At Boundary’s Edge: Semi-Finalist Gut Reactions 1-3”

BOOK REVIEW: Oblivion’s Gate, by David Mack

Book Three of the Coda trilogy Part of the Litverse Published by Gallery Press in 2021 An apocalyptic Space Opera 422 pages It’s the end of everything. As the Devidians devour all of creation, the survivors of Starfleet prepare for one last stand. But when even victory means the end of their universe, will thisContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Oblivion’s Gate, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: No Time Like the Past, by Greg Cox

A standalone novel A crossover between the Original Series and Voyager Published by Pocket Books in 2014 Time Travel 386 pages ⭐⭐⭐⭐ While negotiating peace on a planet plagued by Orion piracy, James T. Kirk and his crew meet a mysterious stranger. Her name is Seven, and she has been cast back in time fromContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: No Time Like the Past, by Greg Cox”

BOOK REVIEW: The Time Ships, by Stephen Baxter

A sequel to The Time Machine Authorised by the H.G. Wells Estate Published by Harper Voyager in 1995 A Time Travel novel 499 pages ⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Time Traveller has returned to his own time, but yearns to visit the future of his beloved Weena once more. But his second journey to futurity reveals that theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Time Ships, by Stephen Baxter”

BOOK REVIEW: Forgotten History, by Christopher L. Bennett

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Department of Temporal Investigations (#2) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Time Travel Pages: 346 Publication Date: 2012 Verdict: 4/5   The Department of Temporal Investigations has weathered a new front in the Temporal Cold War, but now they must face theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Forgotten History, by Christopher L. Bennett”

AUDIO REVIEW: Killing Time, by James Goss & Lou Morgan

Series: The War Master (#6) Genre: Time Travel Publisher: Big Finish Runtime: 5hrs 14m Release Date: 31/08/2021 Cast: Derek Jacobi, Alexandria Riley, Katy Manning, Sarah Sutton Verdict: 4/5   The Stagnant Protocol. A time-locked region of space in which no one is ever born, and no one ever dies. Until now. Because the Master hasContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: Killing Time, by James Goss & Lou Morgan”

BOOK REVIEW: The Recollection, by Gareth L. Powell

Publisher: Solaris Genre: Space Opera/Time Travel Pages: 420 Publication Date: 2011 Verdict: 4/5   When Ed’s brother disappears into a mysterious portal, he and his brother’s wife Alice embark on a trip to find their missing relative. Four hundred years later, spacefarer Kat Abdulov embarks on her own race against time . . . AsContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Recollection, by Gareth L. Powell”

BOOK REVIEW: Watching the Clock, by Christopher L. Bennett

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Department of Temporal Investigations (#1) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Time Travel Pages: 488 Publication Date: 2011 Verdict: 3/5 The Department of Temporal Investigations is all that stands between the Federation and total disaster. These brave men and women toil inContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Watching the Clock, by Christopher L. Bennett”

BOOK REVIEW: Sword of Damocles, by Geoffrey Thorne

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Titan (#4) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Time Travel Pages: 370 Publication Date: 2006 Verdict: 2/5   Titan finds itself in orbit of a world where time is not as we know it. The anomaly known as The Eye had brought fearContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Sword of Damocles, by Geoffrey Thorne”