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Book Review: Jumper’s Hope by Carol Van Natta

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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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Book review: Through Uncharted Space by Anna Hackett

Book Review

Book review: Through Uncharted Space by Anna Hackett

Posted By leekoven

 
The time and place
The far future, all over space. We see action aboard a deep space convoy, Planet Sulla, and a marine planet. Planet Sulla has a very civilized-looking society with some giant underlying problems.
The suspension of disbelief
Humans have colonized

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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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Crash and Burn cover image

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Book review: Crash and Burn by Cynthia Sax

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
Unknown time, presumably the future. As in Breathing Vapor, the story takes place aboard various ships and on the planet Tau Ceti, a world colonized by the Humanoid Alliance.
The suspension of disbelief
Space travel exists and humans have colonized it.

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Book Review: Nobody’s Hero by Bec McMaster

Book Review

Book Review: Nobody’s Hero by Bec McMaster

Posted By leekoven

The time and place
The American southwest (inferring by the mention of Gila monsters), 2147 CE.
The suspension of disbelief
An asteroid hit Earth and darkened the sky back in 2083. This bore several alien viruses humans fell prey to, becoming revenants. The wargs

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