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A Girl's Guide to Guns and Monsters

The sobering introduction to  A Girl’s Guide to Guns and Monsters reminds us that not all monsters are fictional and it requires a special kind of person who is willing to take a stand in order to defeat evil.  Editors Marti...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Martin H. Greenberg, Kerrie Hughes
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: DAW

Keeping It Real - Quantium Gravity Series #1 - Vol. 1

I can honestly say it's hard to categorize Keeping It Real exactly.  There is definitely the science fiction element to it--Lila is a cyborg after all, and the end of Earth as we know it was presumably caused by a scientic thing (the Q...

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In the Courts of the Sun

December 12, 2012 is the last day of the Mayan calendar. It is the day which is supposed to mark the end of the world. This is the story of Jed DeLanda, a Mayan descendant who is an expert at the “Sacrifice Game”. In the Courts...

4 Stars

Liberating Atlantis

While, for me, the book started a little slowly, it picked up the pace and kept going. I really enjoyed reading Liberating Atlantis and seeing how Mr. Turtledove built up his world of Atlantis. I liked the book because I could say that...

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The Sapphire Sirens

It’s 2070 and “I am Zachary Nixon Johnson. I am the last freelance PI on Earth. It can be a tough job. It can be a dirty job. But it’s a job somebody has to do. Might as well be me.” And...

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Time Travelers Never Die

If you found a way to travel through time, would you? More to the point, should you? What if it was to find a missing relative? Those are questions that Adrian "Shel" Shelbourne must ask himself when, after his father disappears m...

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Sinbad's Last Voyage

As the Earth readies itself for war with the invading Albegensi, Navajo Andrea Talltrees travels to the Thieves Quarter to hire halfbreed smuggler Sinbad sh’en Singh to find her fugitive-from-justice husband. When they meet, however,...

5 Stars

The Cold Minds - Book 2

Iain sen Paolo and Linnea Kiaho are two renegade jump pilots that are set on recruiting jump pilots. They know it's only a matter of time before the Cold Minds, that ruthless machine intelligence, try to take over the Hidden Worlds. But thi...

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Omega Games

This is the eighth book in the Stardoc series. I wish I had known that when I requested it for review, but amazingly it didn’t hinder my reading, following, and thoroughly enjoying this futuristic tale! In case no one realizes it, S.L...

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Vigilante - A Major Ariane Kedros Novel

First, you have to read the first book Peacekeeper in order to understand this book at all.  A good third of the beginning is given over to exposition that glances over the facts of the first book.  That said you can commence read...

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At Empire's Edge

Zak Cato has had better days; his entire unit murdered, their lone and very dangerous prisoner taken, and he had an awesome hangover. It was up to Cato to sober up, avenge his comrades in arms, and recapture a killer. Characters come to lif...

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Enigma

CF Bentley gives us a new world to explore in Harmony. Enigma’s characters are full of life and vigor. It brings us an interesting view of a religion based on happiness and harmony.   High Priestess of Harmony Laudae Sissy is on...

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Wireless

Charles Stross's Wireless is a wonderful collection of stories that span from Earth's residents (and it's conflicts) being moved into another galaxy (never mind living on an extremely large disc and sharing that disc with other forms of lif...

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Dust

Susan Berliner gives us an amazing mysterious supernatural story in Dust. It intrigues and holds the readers attention, while pulling them in and not letting them put it down. The characters are bold and full of life helping you feel everyt...

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Chapterhouse - Dune

I found the final book of the Dune series to be just as intense and compelling as the last six novels in the series. Frank Herbert has such depth and richness in his characters that you almost can feel what they are feeling. His attention t...

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Blood Eclipse Rapture - Blood Eclipse #2

AJ Llewellyn and DJ Manly have brought Rory and Carden back in book two of Blood Eclipse. Rory and Carden make their reappearance in book two a memorable one. Hot sexy love scenes along with the balance of good versus evil makes for an amaz...

5 Stars

Johannes Cabal the Necromancer

Johannes Cabal, necromancer, has made a deal with Satan himself. The return of his soul for 100 souls provided he can procure them within a year’s time. Satan gives Cabal a carnival to help him to procure the souls. However the carniv...

5 Stars

Crystal Healer - Stardoc Novel # 9

Dr. Cherijo Torin and her husband, Duncan Reever, have set out to find a way to stop the black crystal that kills everything it encounters. One of the few worlds that had no sign of the crystal is a primitive world inhabited by the oKiaf wh...

4 Stars

Just My Luck - Coletti Warlords, #1

Kaylee is a walking shit magnet; her words, not mine.  If there is trouble or danger, she’s usually sitting in the front row.  But Kaylee is a warrior, a powerful psychic, and a “siren” for her world.  Call...

4 Stars

The Dark Reaches - The Dark Reaches, sequel to The Hidden Worlds and The Cold Minds

The Cold Minds are ruthless machine intelligence that for years have enslaved humans. They destroyed Earth hundred of years ago and now they're back to take over the remaining humans whom have made their home on the Hidden Worlds. Pilot Lin...

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Nebula Awards Showcase 2009

This book states that it is a collection of the best science fiction and fantasy writing showcased for the year 2009 and it is. I was leery of this claim until I read about the selection process. Each piece must be nominated 10 ti...

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WWW : Wake - Book 1

WWW:Wake is a gripping story with a novel premise and almost flawless execution. I would have loved if the story had gone on past where Caitlin realizes just who exactly she is talking to. There is just the right amount of facts to keep thi...

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Other Earths

This book is comprised of 11 short stories by 11 different others. Each author has taken his or her own take on an alternative Earth ranging from a change in history (This Peaceable Land, or, The Unbearable Vision of Harriet Beecher St...

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Prophets - Book 1 in a new series

Hardcore sci-fi. It’s interesting, but confusing to read. Several of the characters narrate the story, and not all of them are obvious in how they fit into the greater story. Also, I actually dislike cliff-hangers from...

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Ballistic Babes - The Radioactive Redhead/The Frost-Haired Vixen

Zachary Nixon Johnson is the last freelance private investigator on Earth in the year 2060. He’s pretty much old school with wearing a trench coat and fedora. He also loves the old muscle cars from the mid 20th century.&nbsp...

4 Stars

The Meruk Episodes I-V

This is one you don’t want to miss! Levigne has given us a character that the reader comes to love and admire. Each turn of the page brings a new challenge for Maruk and gives us more of the engaging portrait that makes this character...

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The Scourge of God - The Sunrise Lands Series - Book 2

High adventure of the type that myths and legends are made of, that is where Rudi MacKenzie finds himself in this portion of the saga. Without technology, men and women are left to face life in both its best and worst forms with little more...

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A Brother's Price

In some ways, A Brother's Price is a classic love story. Person A meets person B, they fall madly in love, and they overcome the various obstacles to their marriage, beat the bad guys, and get married. However, there are several i...

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Wanderlust

I was so excited to get my hands on the sequel to Grimspace. Sirantha Jax has endured weeks of hearings and has been separated from the rest of the crew during that time. When they are finally reunited, it is to be informed that the Conglom...

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Love in the Time of Fridges

New Seattle Welcomes Visitors* *See exclusions That sign should have been enough to clue in former cop Huckleberry Lindbergh that going home (or at least, to the last place resembling home) is often difficult, sometimes dangerous. And in th...

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Fall With Honor - The Vampire Earth, Book 7

Far into the future Earth has been invaded by alien Vampires called the Kurians. For years they have ruled Earth until a time when man has risen up and rebelled against their bloody rule. Fall With Honor begins with Southern Command sending...

4 Stars

The Time of New Weather

Buddy LeBlanc has the unique talent of performing tiny miracles in a time when monumental miracles are needed. The America Corporation (TAC) has taken over the federal government of the United States and is systematically stripping away the...

5 Stars

A Really Bad Hair Day - The Return of Magic Plague

Erin Tsong successful divorce lawyer is in the middle of questioning someone when she is struck by a strange phenomenon changes humans into vampires werewolves, fairies, trolls, and things of the like. For her the change came with more than...

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Grimspace

Wow! I just finished Grimspace by the fabulous Ann Aguirre. Go out and get this book immediately, you will thank me for it. When I started this tale, I knew that it was going to be good right from the start. What I didn't know was that I wo...

5 Stars

Grimspace

Sirantha Jax has the rare J-gene that gives her the ability to jump ships through Grimspace. Even though this talent cuts her life expectancy, she's practically considered a celebrity until a freak accident kills her pilot and leaves her th...

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Virtual Evil - Time Rovers - Book 2

Virtual Evil is the second book in the Time Rovers series. Since the action commences right after the end of the first book, I would recommend reading Sojourn first but it isn’t absolutely necessary. Ms. Oliver has constructed a compe...

4 Stars

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