Archive for category Sci Fi
Wool Omnibus by Hugh C. Howey
My rating: 5 of 5
Hugh Howey clearly dedicated tremendous time and passion in writing the Wool Omnibus, presenting a unique story with the flavor and depth you would expect to find in great works by authors like Orwell and Bradbury. He challenges the reader with timeless, gripping questions that stress our ethics and morals. Read the rest of this entry »
Buckle up for a trip to the distant future and a life and death space race in the Kindle Book Review’s Best Indie Books of 2012 SEMIFINALIST, Bypass Gemini by Joseph Lallo; an Amazon and Goodreads average rating of 4.7 stars.
A Little About Bypass Gemini:
Just when you think you’ve hit rock bottom…
Trevor “Lex” Alexander had it all – a celebrity career as one of the galaxy’s greatest race pilots and all the glitz and glamour that goes with it…until his ties with the mob get him tossed from the racing world and send him spiraling to society’s dregs. Reduced to nothing more than a nickel and dime currier, when he’s not toting the occasional “questionable” parcel, Lex seems to be coming to terms with his new lot in life…until a mysterious woman sends him on what could be his last delivery. Read the rest of this entry »
A Little About The Darkening Dream:
Readers and reviewers either love it or hate it but this book is not mediocre by any stretch. I suspect the latter find most of their consternation in Gavin’s ending while the former recognize some qualities many of us haven’t seen in a “Vampire” novel for a long while. Read the rest of this entry »
An alien invasion force realizes its worst nightmare when supernatural pop culture runs amuck on Earth in Alien Invasion of the Zombie Apocalypse by Ford Forkum; an Amazon and Goodreads average rating of 4.6 stars.
A Little About Alien Invasion of the Zombie Apocalypse - A short story loaded with laughs, the perfect break from paranormal…
An alien race with far more sophisticated science and intelligence (debatable) has forever altered the future of Earth with the spin of a wheel and a quick trip across the galaxy. What they find are our most popular paranormal icons running amuck causing mayhem and murder…not what the Zyrplexians had in mind (nice scientific superiority). It’s beginning to end laughs in Forkum’s short story. Read the rest of this entry »
Arm yourself for a riveting quest on the galactic fringe in Contract of Defiance by Tammy Salyer; an Amazon average rating of 4.8 stars.
A Little About Contract of Defiance:
Crossed, double-crossed and left for dead, can it get any worse?
Aly Erikson was a Corps deserter and gun smuggler living on the fringe of a galactic Orwellian society until a botched job leaves her brother in the hands of a cruel government and her left for dead. When a strange crew of settlers takes her in, Aly must learn to trust if she’s to have any hope at saving her brother and getting her revenge. Read the rest of this entry »