• ADULT,  BOOK EXCERPT,  BOOK PROMOTIONS,  FICTION,  SCIENCE FICTION

    RABT BOOK TOURS – BOOK EXCERPT : INTERDICTED SPACE (INTERSTELAR ENFORCEMENT AGENCY #2) BY GILLIAN ANDREWS

    Sci-Fi / Space Opera Date Published: December 23, 2019 The universe needs saving, but is this makeshift crew really the stuff of superheroes? Nivala’s first interstellar patrol is interrupted by extremely unwelcome visitors.  Mallivan may have to take them on board; he doesn’t have to like it.  His vociferous crewmembers certainly don’t. He is right to be concerned. The youngest member of the team is in imminent, grave danger. People covet her privileged link to the mighty Chakran aliens, who can unlock spacetime itself.  When she makes a brave and selfless decision, the situation becomes critical.  If they can’t reach her in time the galaxy will slide into self-serving chaos. …

  • ADULT,  BOOK EXCERPT,  BOOK PROMOTIONS,  FICTION,  SCIENCE FICTION

    RABT BOOK TOURS – BOOK EXCERPT : TERMINATION SHOCK (INTERSTELAR ENFORCEMENT AGENCY #1) BY GILLIAN ANDREWS

    Book One of Interstellar Enforcement Agency Space Opera (Scifi) Date Published: First of December 2019 In a galactic meltdown that threatens spacetime itself, the universe needs superheroes.  On offer:  a Spacelander with a slight attitude, an irritating protégée who talks back and vast alien beings who may span the cosmos but who have quite a problem communicating with other species. The learning curve might be too steep. Ryler Mallivan’s comfortable life as an upstanding young freighter captain has just imploded.  Avaraks are storming the training ship he is on and the bullets being fired are not blanks.  Interstellar war has broken out and unless he moves fast they will all…

  • ADVENTURE,  BOOK REVIEWS,  FANTASY,  FICTION,  ROMANCE,  SCIENCE FICTION

    BOOK REVIEW : A TOUCH OF DEATH ( THE OUTLANDS PENTALOGY) BY REBECCA CRUNDEN

    TITLE : A Touch of Death AUTHOR : Rebecca Crunden GENRE : Fantasy, Science Fiction/Dystopia FBRC RATING : 4.5 Stars SYNOPSIS : A thousand years in the future, the last of humanity live inside the walls of the totalitarian Kingdom of Cutta. The rich live in Anais, the capital city of Cutta, sheltered from the famine and disease which ravage the rest of the Kingdom. Yet riches and power only go so far, and even Anaitians can be executed. It is only by the will of the King that Nate Anteros, son of the King’s favourite, is spared from the gallows after openly dissenting. But when he’s released from prison,…

  • FICTION,  NETGALLEY,  SCIENCE FICTION

    BOOK REVIEW : IF DARKNESS TAKES US BY BRENDA MARIE SMITH

    I no longer trusted the sun. I kept half an eye on it, night and day. I told myself that the sun would not go full rogue on us and send a pulse to suck our atmosphere away, but I had a hard time believing it…. – IF DARKNESS TAKES US (BRENDA MARIE SMITH) TITLE : If darkness takes us AUTHOR : Brenda Marie Smith GENRE : Sci-fi, Adult FBRC RATING : 3 stars BLURB : IN SUBURBAN AUSTIN, TEXAS, BEA CRENSHAW SECRETLY PREPARES FOR THE APOCALYPSE. But when a solar pulse destroys modern life, she’s left alone with four grandkids whose parents do not return home. She must teach…