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Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

Book Review

Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
About a thousand years from now. Action takes place on fairly backwater planet Branimir, on the passenger-freighter Faraon Azul, and in the city of Ridderth on planet Mabingion, the site of a brutal city riot several years before the book

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Series spotlight and giveaway: Hell Squad by Anna Hackett

Series Spotlight

Series spotlight and giveaway: Hell Squad by Anna Hackett

Posted By leekoven

Welcome to my first series spotlight, where I recommend an entire series you can binge on! It’s Anna Hackett’s Hell Squad.
This series is ten books long so far:
 
Spotlight
In our near future, aliens invade and lay waste to Earth. What’s left of

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Book Review: The Caphenon by Fletcher Delancey

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
The far future, on a world called Alsea.

The suspension of disbelief
Faster than light space travel exists across the galaxy, but Alsea doesn’t have it. Also, the Alseans have scientific and other capabilities that we do not today.

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Cover by Croco Designs

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Book review: In the Devil’s Nebula by Anna Hackett

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
See the title. Lots of action happens on planet Lucifa, the Assassin’s Guild base, but there’s also some on a cowboy western planet and in space. As for time, unspecified, but in our far future.
The suspension of disbelief
Space travel

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Cover by Danielle Fine

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Book Review: Inherit the Stars by Laurie A. Green

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
I assume from the author’s blog that it’s our future, and the place is deep space on several radical ships and less awesome planets.
The suspension of disbelief
There are various humanoid races. Space travel exists, and spaceships have combat capability.

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