Tag Archives: Old Man’s War

THE DISPATCHER

The Dispatcher by John Scalzi Genre: Urban Fantasy Series: Stand Alone Novella Publisher: Subterranean Press (May 2017) Author Information: Website | Twitter  Length:  136 pages My Rating: 4 stars John Scalzi has really struck gold with his new urban fantasy novella, The Dispatcher. This tale a fast-paced, … Continue reading

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THE COLLAPSING EMPIRE

The Collapsing Empire by John Scalzi Genre: Science Fiction Series: The Collapsing Empire #1 Publisher: Tor (March 21, 2016) Author Information: Website | Twitter  Length:  336 pages My Rating: 4 stars The Collapsing Empire is the opening salvo in a new science fiction series by John Scalzi. And … Continue reading

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TOP 5 WEDNESDAY: SUMMER READS

Today, the guys in the Goodreads Top 5 Wednesday group had a great topic: Summer Reads.  This can include beach reads, fun reads, or any book you associate with summer for whatever reason!  And since my idea of summer fun is sitting … Continue reading

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THE HUMAN DIVISION (OLD MAN’S WAR #5) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. I read The Human Division a few months ago. Since I thoroughly hated it, I tried to return it to the library where I got it from, put it out of my … Continue reading

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THE LAST COLONY (OLD MAN’S WAR #3) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. I have to admit I was a bit excited to finally get to read The Last Colony. Old Man’s War was a great scifi novel and The Ghost Brigades was only a … Continue reading

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ZOE’S TALE (OLD MAN’S WAR #4) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating is 2 out of 5 stars. After enjoying the first three books of Old Man’s War, I decided to read Zoe’s Tale even though I was familiar with a common complaint of its detractors– specifically that it tells … Continue reading

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THE GHOST BRIGADES (OLD MAN’S WAR #2) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating is 4 out of 5 stars. The Ghost Brigades is book two of the Old Man’s War series. In the first volume, seventy-five-year-old John Perry abandons his life on Earth, joins the Colonial Defense Force, and heads off … Continue reading

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OLD MAN’S WAR (OLD MAN’S WAR #1) by JOHN SCALZI

My rating 4 out of 5 stars. In the future, mankind has finally spread out into the stars. Humans from overpopulated countries around the world taking to the stars routinely to found colonies on numerous worlds. There has been no … Continue reading

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