Posts Categorized: Audiobook

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Review of Equinox by Christian Cantrell

Review of Equinox by Christian Cantrell

This is a very interesting book about a post-apocalyptic Earth where Earth-dwellers are dependent on a space station for power, energy, and technology, while the station (the Coronians) are dependent on Earth for raw materials. Having not read the first book, I found it took me a little while to… Read more »

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Review of Dark Space: Origin

Review of Dark Space: Origin

For a good 2/3 of the book, this story took the same tact as its predecessor and just piling on the bleakness. Nothing ever goes right for anyone, and things just keep getting more and more depressing. Everything you hope would happen as a reader doesn’t. But then, finally, things… Read more »

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Review of The Gift by Dave Donovan

Review of The Gift by Dave Donovan

In the Gift, government programmer Sam helps decode an alien program sent by an approaching alien spacecraft. This race send the ship in the hopes it would help the human race survive an attack by an approaching enemy. Contained in the ship are gifts which are intelligences that pair with… Read more »

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Review of Dark Space: The Invisible War

Review of Dark Space: The Invisible War

In this second book, the crew of the Defiant attempt to travel across Sythian space to get to Obsidian Station. There, they hope to get help and resources to be able to get back and take the Valiant. Meanwhile, Brondi decides to go after the other human fleet, and the… Read more »

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Review of The Moon Dwellers Audiobook

Review of The Moon Dwellers Audiobook

In the Moon Dwellers, a society lives underground centuries after a meteor struck the Earth. The two main characters are Adelle, a young girl imprisoned because her parents were working against the tyranical government, and Tristan, prince and son of the dictator president Nalin, and someone who has nothing in… Read more »

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Review of Dark Space

Review of Dark Space

In Dark Space, humanity has been driven from its worlds by an enemy called the Slythians. They run to Dark Space, a place accessible only by a special gate, and previously reserved for criminals. Ethan is a smuggler who owes a debt to a crime boss. In order to repay… Read more »

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Review of Crashing Heaven

Review of Crashing Heaven

Crashing Heaven is kind of a future sci fi dystopia in which humanity lives solely in a space station after Earth is decimated. The station is ruled over by the Pantheon, AIs who exist in the virtual reality overlay called the Weave. Also out there are other AIs called the Totality.  Jack… Read more »

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Review of Tabula Rasa

Review of Tabula Rasa

In Tabula Rasa, a young girl named Sarah is in a hospital with no memory of her past and being subjected to various experiments. Shortly after the book opens, soldiers storm the hospital and try to kill Sarah. From there, she spends the novel trying to stay alive, learning more… Read more »

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Review of The Dig

Review of The Dig

In The Dig, a young man named Matthew Turner has a unique gift and ability to be able to read imprints (memories) left on inanimate objects. He is called to read a man-made artifact from millions ago. The readings reveal an ancient, advanced culture fleeing their home before an asteroid… Read more »

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Review of The Biomass Revolution

Review of The Biomass Revolution

The Biomass Revolution is a post-apocalyptic tale of a society living after a world-wide nuclear war. This society’s government uses a brutal military to oppress its citizens and keep out all outsiders, including those who need help. Living in all of this is a state worked named Spurious who soon… Read more »

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Review of Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Review of Cinder by Marissa Meyer

Cinder is a futuristic tale (borrowing some elements from Cinderella) in which a young mechanic girl (part cyborg) catches the eyes of a prince. She is invited to a ball with him but her stepmother and sister make that difficult. Meanwhile a plague sweeps the nation and the Lunar colonies… Read more »

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Review of Audiobook Departure by A.G. Riddle

Review of Audiobook Departure by A.G. Riddle

In Departure, a group of plane crash survivors discover something very strange about the place they have landed. This novel has a very “LOST” feel to it (as in the TV series) with unexplained mysteries and a group of people banded together to solve them. I don’t want to give… Read more »

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Review of A Sword Into Darkness

Review of A Sword Into Darkness

In this audiobook, a rich businessman named Gordon Lee has detected an alien ship approaching Earth from a nearby star. NASA believes it to only be a solar fragment ejected from the star, and thus refuses to entertain the idea of aliens. Gordon takes it upon himself to invent and… Read more »

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Review of Trial by Fire by Charles Gannon

Review of Trial by Fire by Charles Gannon

In this second novel, the Earth is invaded and all of Earth’s defenses and plans are finally put to the test. I absolutely loved this novel. Everything that made the first one great is continued here. It was fun learning more and more about the alien races in the accord,… Read more »

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Review of Fire by Fire by Charles Gannon

Review of Fire by Fire by Charles Gannon

Fire by Fire follows the story of Caine Riordin, a reporter turned intelligence agent in the far future. Riordin is awoken from cold sleep and sent to investigate reports of exosapiens (aliens) on a distant planet colonized by Earth. And that is just the beginning of the story. When I… Read more »

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Review of Once Dead by Richard Phillips

Review of Once Dead by Richard Phillips

Once Dead shows the origin of Jack Gregory, known as the Ripper, and one of the main characters in the Rho Agenda saga. It is a prequel and centers around Jack’s mission to stop a terrorist EMP attack on the Eastern United States. The writing was really superb here..it has… Read more »

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The Dystopia Chronicles Review

The Dystopia Chronicles Review

The second book in the Atopia series is all about Bob and his friends going on a quest to find Willy’s body. Meanwhile, the entire world is close to destruction and only these guys can stop it. This book has a lot of great action. The scale is truly global… Read more »

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The Atopia Chronicles Review

The Atopia Chronicles Review

The Atopia Chronicles is a book about a future where virtual worlds are a reality, everyone is networked in their minds, virtual AI’s co-inhabit bodies, and advanced technology is everywhere. The sociey of Atopia is an artificial island in the Pacific that is leading the way with the deployment of… Read more »

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Wormhole (Rho Agenda #3) Review

Wormhole (Rho Agenda #3) Review

The third book in the Rho Agenda, Dr. Stephenson has initiated a catastrophe that will destroy the Earth in 9 months. Only he knows how to stop it, and he uses that to get out of prison. Once released, he works towards the guise of fixing the blackhole, but in… Read more »

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Immune (Rho Agenda #2) Review

Immune (Rho Agenda #2) Review

Immune is the 2nd novel in the Rho Agenda series. The three teens Jennifer, Heather, and Mark must work to stop the government from unleashing evil Rho-ship technologies upon the populace. I really enjoyed this book as it had some major action and some really well-developed characters. I most liked… Read more »

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