Audible Pre-Orders

Even though I have a backlog of audiobooks I'm working through and a 40+ page wishlist on Audible, enough will never be enough.  I am geeking out big time this afternoon about my latest pre-orders.  I went a little nuts. On May 30, we've got a triple dose of awesome from the late, great Carl … Continue reading Audible Pre-Orders

Star Trek: Prey, Book 2: The Jackal’s Trick by John Jackson Miller

In my review for Book 1 of this series, I outlined the basic setup.  It's dizzying in its complexity, and so much fun.  John Jackson Miller gave us a grand scale illusionist's trick, and he managed it with the skill of an expert juggler.  More than once I thought to myself "Where can he possibly go from here?"  … Continue reading Star Trek: Prey, Book 2: The Jackal’s Trick by John Jackson Miller

Star Trek: Prey, Book 1: Hell’s Heart by John Jackson Miller

2285 (following the events of Star Trek III: The Search for Spock) - Admiral James T. Kirk lost his Enterprise and his son to the Klingon Commander Kruge in his bid to rescue his friend, Captain Spock, from the Genesis Planet.  Following Kruge's death, his house descended into civil war due to having no legitimately named heir.  In … Continue reading Star Trek: Prey, Book 1: Hell’s Heart by John Jackson Miller

The Face of the Unknown: Star Trek: The Original Series by Christopher L. Bennett

“These worlds are dying just fine without your help, Jim.  Right or wrong, you have to do something.” -- Dr. Leonard H. "Bones" McCoy Before I get into this review, it's necessary to revisit one of the very first episodes of the classic Star Trek series, "The Corbomite Maneuver." From the transcript of that episode: … Continue reading The Face of the Unknown: Star Trek: The Original Series by Christopher L. Bennett