Category Archives: Space Opera

REVAN

Revan by Drew Karpyshyn Genre: Science Fiction — Space Opera Series: Star Wars: The Old Republic #1 Publisher:  LucasBooks (November 15, 2011) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 289 pages My Rating: 2 stars Knights of the Old Republic (herein after referred to as KOTOR) was one of my … Continue reading

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CLOAK OF DECEPTION

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away . . . . Cloak of Deception by James Luceno Genre: Star Wars – Space Opera – SciFi Series: Star Wars Legends Publisher: Random House (May 24, 2000) Author Info: Website Length: 368 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars Cloak … Continue reading

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BEST READS OF 2017 (SO FAR!)

This year has went by quickly for me.  That is good in many ways but also very sad, as my kids are getting older by the minute.  But, thankfully, I have discovered several amazing books along the way.  So in … Continue reading

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LUCIFER’S STAR

Lucifer’s Star by C.T. Phipps & Michael Suttkus Genre: Science Fiction Series: Lucifer’s Star #1 Publisher: Mystique Press (April 27, 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 300 pages My Rating: 4 stars Lucifer’s Star is damn fine space opera!  That was my initial reaction after closing the book, and now, … Continue reading

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MARTIANS ABROAD:BOOK SPOTLIGHT & GIVEAWAY

After reading and enjoying Martians Abroad (If you missed my review click here), I inquired of the good people over at Tor if I could have the privilege of running a giveaway for Carrie Vaughn’s new Young Adult science fiction novel. … Continue reading

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MARTIANS ABROAD

Martians Abroad by Carrie Vaughn Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor (January 17, 2017) Author Information: Website  Length: 288 pages My Rating: 3 stars The latest novel from best-selling author Carrie Vaughn, writer of the Kitty Norville urban fantasy series, Martians Abroad is a space opera for … Continue reading

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NAVIGATORS OF DUNE

Navigators of Dune by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson Genre: Science Fiction – Space Opera Series: Schools of Dune #3 Publisher: Tor (September 13, 2016) Authors Information: Website | Twitter Herbert  Website | Twitter Anderson Length: 416 pages My Rating: 4 stars Schools of Dune is the next step in the gradual evolution … Continue reading

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IMPERSONATIONS

Impersonations by Walter Jon Williams Genre: Science Fiction – Space Opera Series: Dread Empire’s Fall Publisher: Tor.com (October 4, 2016) Author Information: Website  Length: 131 pages My Rating: 4 stars   First off, I have to just mention how amazing these Tor.com novellas are.  Obviously, some … Continue reading

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WOLF’S EMPIRE: GLADIATOR

Wolf’s Empire: Gladiator by Claudia Christian &          Morgan Grant Buchanan Genre: Science Fiction Series: Stand Alone Publisher: Tor (June 28, 2016) Author Information: Claudia’s Website | Claudia’s Twitter | Morgan’s Website Length: 496 pages My Rating: 3 stars   Wolf’s Empire: Gladiator is a sweeping space … Continue reading

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PATH OF DESTRUCTION

Path of Destruction by Drew Karpyshyn Genre: Science Fiction — Space Opera Series: Star Wars: Darth Bane #1 Publisher:  Del Rey (June 6, 2007) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 324 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars The Old Republic: a time when thousands of Jedi and Sith clash … Continue reading

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