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: Lost Souls, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– –major spoilers– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Destiny (#3) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 444 Publication Date: 2008 Verdict: 5/5   The Federation’s darkest hour is at hand. Thousnads of Borg cubes rampage through the Alpha Quadrant, obliterating all in their path. OnlyContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Lost Souls, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: Mere Mortals, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Destiny (#2) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 428 Publication Date: 2008 Verdict: 5/5   Titan has been captured by the Caeliar, the secretive species who captured the Columbia two centuries earlier. But while Captain Riker faces a choice between terribleContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Mere Mortals, by David Mack”

BOOK REVIEW: Gods of Night, by David Mack

–click here for a full index of all my Star Trek reviews– Era: Post-Nemesis Series: Destiny (#1) Publisher: Pocket Books Genre: Space Opera Pages: 423 Publication Date: 2008 Verdict: 5/5 For fifteen years, Jean-Luc Picard has known that the Borg would one day pose an existential threat to the Federation. Now that day has finallyContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Gods of Night, by David Mack”

AUDIO REVIEW: The Autobiography of Kathryn Janeway, by Una McCormack

-You can find the rest of my Star Trek content by clicking here- -This review contains some minor spoilers. Proceed with caution- Era: Voyager Read By: Kate Mulgrew Genre: Space Opera Publisher: Tantor Audio Runtime: 8hrs 20m Release Date: 26/01/2021 Verdict: 4/5   Everyone knows the story of how Kathryn Janeway spent seven years lostContinue reading “AUDIO REVIEW: The Autobiography of Kathryn Janeway, by Una McCormack”

I’m A Sucker For . . . Long Retreats

There are a lot of tropes I like. The ship and a crew dynamic. The con artist thinking on their feet. The fall of civilisations. But one that stands out above the others is the idea of a long retreat. Whether it’s a gruelling march through hostile territory, or a lonely trek through unfamiliar stars,Continue reading “I’m A Sucker For . . . Long Retreats”

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: 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: 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”