Tag Archives: alternate history

THE HOUSE OF DANIEL

The House of Daniel by Harry Turtledove Genre: Alternate History/Urban Fantasy/Baseball Serives: Stand Alone Publisher:  Tor (April 19, 2016) Length:  336 pages Rating: 3.5 stars Harry Turtledove has been one of my favorite authors since I purchased The Misplaced Legion in 1987.  Since then, he has … Continue reading

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FUN DAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (NOVEMBER 9, 2015)

The work week begins. I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. But while I try to fool myself into being excited about the grind, deep down, I’m not, … Continue reading

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GERMANICA

Germanica by Robert Conroy Genre: Alternate History Series: Stand Alone Novel Publisher: Baen Books (September 1, 2015) Length: 352 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. This final alternate history novel from the now deceased Robert Conroy is built … Continue reading

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IRON & BLOOD by GAIL Z. MARTIN and LARRY MARTIN

Iron & Blood by Gail Z. Martin and Larry Martin Genre: Steampunk. Alternate History Series: Jake Desmet Adventures #1 Publisher: Solaris (July 7, 2015) Author Information:Website | Twitter Length: 407 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Iron & … Continue reading

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FUN DAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (JULY 27, 2015)

The work week begins. I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. But while I try to fool myself into being excited about the grind, deep down, I’m not, … Continue reading

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JOE STEELE by HARRY TURTLEDOVE

Joe Steele by Harry Turtledove Genre: Alternate History Series: Joe Steele Publisher: Roc (April 7, 2015) My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. One of the grand masters of alternate history is back with a tale centering around a pivotal … Continue reading

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CLASH OF EAGLES

Clash of Eagles by Alan Smale Genre: Alternate History Series: Clash of Eagles #1 Publisher: Del Rey (March 17, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 432 pages My Rating: 4 stars WHAT IF . . . The Roman Empire had never fallen? Better yet – what … Continue reading

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THE FOREVER ENGINE by FRANK CHADWICK

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Forever Engine by Frank Chadwick is a genre bender novel that mixes equal parts steampunk, alternate history, science fiction, and fantasy to create something new and interesting. Please understand going into … Continue reading

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