In the distant future, a scientist obsessed with the Volcryn, an ancient and mysterious alien race, charters the Nightflyer to embark on a scientific expedition among the stars. Royd Eris, the Nightflyers mysterious and reclusive captain, spies on his passengers … Continue reading Book Review for George R.R. Martin’s, Nightflyers.
After getting hooked on Joe Abercrombie’s Shattered Seas trilogy, I figured it was time to go into the rest of his bibliography and start at the debut novel, The Blade Itself, the first book of the First Law trilogy. Abercrombie’s … Continue reading Book Review for Joe Abercrombie’s, The Blade Itself, the First Book of the First Law Trilogy
Kristin Wong takes the complication out of personal finance and breaks it down into understandable and easily digestible bits. “Get Money” is aimed at a younger audience, most likely between the ages of 18 to 30 years old, but if … Continue reading Book Review for Kristin Wong’s, Get Money: Live the Life You Want, Not Just the Life You Can Afford
On an otherwise typical morning, the President of the United States appears on national television and tells the world there is a meteor on a collision course with the Earth. At the end of the broadcast, the President commits suicide. … Continue reading Last Day by Bryan Smith Book Review
Paul Tremblay’s long awaited and much anticipated follow-up to “Disappearance at Devil’s Rock” and “A Head Full of Ghosts” certainly lived up to the hype and delivered another ambiguous ending for readers to decide if the supernatural forces at work … Continue reading The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay Book Review
When The Stars Fall by T.W. Grim is a masterful novel about the darker side of human nature when confronted with inevitable doom. Mark, our protagonist (but truly an anti-hero) is thrust into an unthinkable situation while at work at his plant. A truck crashes through the front gate, and its driver is carrying an alien parasite capable of overtaking its host and shape-shifting into nightmarish creatures. This sets off a chain of events involving government conspiracies and results in the confinement of various strong personalities within the plant under threat of immediate execution if they attempt to escape. This … Continue reading When The Stars Fall by T.W. Grim Book Review
Altered Carbon by Richard K. Morgan My rating: 4 of 5 stars After blowing through the Netflix series, I couldn’t stand the thought of having to wait for another season. As always, as soon as I found out there was … Continue reading Altered Carbon Book Review