Destiny, by William Emmett

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Xlibris Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Destiny by William Emmett, came out in 2017 and it was nice to read a recently released novel. In this science fiction tale, super high tech meets a totalitarian medieval state along …

The Devil’s Cup, by Alys Clare

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Severn House Publishers Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: 3.5 Stars Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I selected this book on Netgalley as I enjoy well-told historical mysteries–and this one looked interesting. September, 1216. A foreign army has invaded England. The country is divided. Some support …

Crash Land on Kurai, by S. J. Pajonas

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Onigiri Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? One of my book blogging buddies, Lola, reviewed this book here and I was so intrigued by the premise, I got hold of it. Crash Land on Kurai is the first book …

Tainted Blood, by Ferrel D. Moore

Genre:  Dark Fantasy Publisher:  White Cat Publications Published: 2011 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Tainted Blood by Ferrel D. Moore might be considered a horror by some, but I would place it firmly in the camp of Dark Fantasy, despite its high body count. …

Sweep in Peace, by Ilona Andrews

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: CreateSpace Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? Back in February, I read the first book in this entertaining series, Clean Sweep. At that point, Himself bought the other two books in the series so far and tucked into them, but I …

Dead Space: Liberation, by Christopher Shy

Genre: Horror Publisher: Titan Books Published: 2013 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Dead Space, Liberation is the third graphic novel in the Dead Space series. Titan Books has taken the Dead Space video game and made it into an impressive graphic novel. Again, the artwork of this graphic novel …

The Invisible Library, by Genevieve Cogman

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Ace Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I have read a steady stream of positive reviews for this book, and being a bibliophile myself, I treated myself to this one a while ago. It was high time I got around to …

Battle for Rome, by Ian James Ross

Genre: Alternate History (historical fantasy) Publisher: Overlook Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? Battle for Rome is the third book in the Twilight of Empire historical fantasy series, which takes place at the end of the Roman empire and focuses primarily on …

Dead Space, by Ben Templesmith

Genre: Horror Publisher: Titan Published: 2013 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Dead Space is a graphic novel with the emphasis on graphic. Not for the faint of heart this one. It revolves around the people on a distant planet who think they discovered a …

Sungrazer, by Jay Posey

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Angry Robot Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I thoroughly enjoyed the first book, Outriders – see my review here–so when I saw this sequel pop up on the Netgalley dashboard, I immediately requested it. In a new Cold War …

Dead Space: Salvage, by Christopher Shy

Genre: Horror Publisher: Titan Published: 2013 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Dead Space: Salvage is the second graphic novel in the Dead Space series. Titan Books has taken the Dead Space video game and created an impressive journey into this horrific world. The artwork …

Rarity from the Hollow, by Robert Eggleton

Genre:  Fantasy Publisher: Dog Horn Publishing Published:  2012 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? Let me get my genre classification out the way, as those of you who’ve read this (or might read it) could potentially disagree. Despite a spaceship, space-travel, androids, and aliens, I’m …

Borne, by Jeff VanderMeer

Genre: Publisher: Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: 4 stars Reviewer: Have you read this book? I spotted this offering on Netgalley and really loved the sound of it, so requested it and was delighted to be approved, given that VanderMeer is a talented author with a gift for writing the disturbing–see …

The Broken Ones, by Danielle L. Jensen

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Watkins Media Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: 4 Stars Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? If you’ve followed my blog at all, you’ll know I have a habit of falling into book series without meaning to, and this Netgalley offering is no exception. By pure luck, …

The Dog Walker, by Lesley Thomson

Genre: Thriller Publisher: Head of Zeus Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer:SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I was delighted to see this one on Kindle as I had wanted to attend the book launch, but simply been too ill. Now that I have got ahead with my Netgalley arcs, …

From Here to Timbuktu, by Milton Davis

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: MVMedia Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Jarla Tangh Lo People, I’m gonna school ya on why this book is important. From Here to Timbuktu had me when I turned the page to the map of an alternate U. S. where the original 13 colonies, NY, PA, …

The Space Between the Stars, by Anne Corlett

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Berkley Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? All Jamie Allenby ever wanted was space. Even though she wasn’t forced to emigrate from Earth, she willingly left the overpopulated, claustrophobic planet. And when a long relationship devolved into silence and suffocating …

People of the Sun, by Jason Parent

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Sinister Grin Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating: Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? People of the Sun, by Jason Parent is a first contact book, with aliens landing on Earth. First contact stories come with a lot of built in tropes: how the …

Netherspace, by Andrew Lane and Nigel Foster

Genre:  Science Fiction Publisher:  Titan Books Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Michael Griffiths Have you read this book? Netherspace by Andrew Lane and Nigel Foster is a Science Fiction novel with a huge imaginative scope. These folks bring in the concept of Netherspace, which is a method of traveling through …