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Moving along nicely.

Advantages: A well paced Sci-Fi story
Disadvantages: Not everyone genre or style.

Moving Target - Elizabeth Moon. Also known as Marque and Reprisal. ~ About the Author ~ Elizabeth Moon is a Sci-Fi and Fantasy writer of some considerable note. What makes her writing fairly unique though is the fact she has a military background, ...

runetune 13.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Moving Target - Elizabeth Moon

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What Ky did next.

Advantages: Second book in new entertaining series
Disadvantages: Not everybody will enjoy science fiction.

Kylara Vatta is the daughter of a very wealthy and powerful trading family. Following an act of kindness, she had to leave the Space Force academy and was given an old trading ship to take on its final voyage to the breakers yard. But things do but go qui ...

Coloneljohn 26.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Moving Target - Elizabeth Moon

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No Maze, but Plenty of Death

Advantages: Characterisation, unusual premise (God exists)
Disadvantages: A shame that he needed the introduction to make these things explicit

Science-fiction has been slow to achieve the kind of scholarly respect afforded to many literary genres. The reasons for this are probably tied in with the genre's vast library of luridly-titled pulp paperbacks, apparently shallow tales of rockets and rob ...

Olly_Plimsoll 16.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Maze Of Death - Philip K. Dick

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The Sea, The Sea!

Advantages: A very entertaining read.
Disadvantages: Not a book that will have a wide readership.

This is the second book in the "Empire of Man" series co-authored by David Weber and John Ringo. Prince Roger and his marine company bodyguard have been stranded on a primitive planet half a hemisphere from a star port. When their crippled and sabotage ...

Coloneljohn 03.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of March to the Sea - John Ringo, David Weber

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Building up to something good...

Advantages: Provides further insight into and expands the Mass Effect Universe
Disadvantages: May leave you wanting more but unable to get it.

... Background Revelation is a science fiction novel set in the Mass Effect universe, which was brought to prominence in the video game series of the same name. The novel is a prequel to the first game (Mass Effect.) In the Mass Effect universe huma ...

johnRP 30.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Mass Effect: Revelation - Drew Karpyshyn

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