Posts Categorized: Sci-Fi

Review: Zero Flux by Carol Van Natta

Review: Zero Flux by Carol Van Natta

Zero Flux (Central Galactic Concordance #2.5) by Carol Van Natta Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance/ Space Opera Blurb: A couple investigating murder on a cold planet discovers their first challenge is staying alive. Forensic investigator Luka Foxe has begun a new life with Mairwen Morganthur (Overload Flux), and left his troubled past far behind. Only a plea from his old friend and mentor can lure him back to investigate a violent crime scene frozen in an ice cave. Unfortunately, Luka’s old friend knows far more than he’s telling, which could get them all killed, even with security specialist… Read more »

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Review: Fallout by Athena Grayson

Review: Fallout by Athena Grayson

Fallout: (Scions of the Star Empire #2) by Athena Grayson Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Blurb: A good deed is a hard sell when you’re a bad girl. Among Landfall’s elite, reputation runs everything–even the economy. Princess Ione has cashed in on playing the party girl for most of her life, but not even an imperial princess can escape the fallout of one too many scandals. Her efforts to repair her reputation have tanked, but she gets one last chance to make good, by planning a charity function for an embattled colony world. If she’s going to go from… Read more »

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Review: Minder Rising by Carol Van Natta

Review: Minder Rising by Carol Van Natta

Minder Rising (Central Galactic Concordance #2) by Carol Van Natta Rating: 4 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance Blurb: A millennium into the future, all children are tested for minder talents, and the best are recruited for the Citizen Protection Service. Agent Lièrén Sòng is recovering from a near-fatal crash. He should want nothing more than to get back to using his talents to interrogate criminals for his covert CPS field unit, but being sidelined gains new appeal when he makes friends with a woman and her son. Imara Sesay, road crew chief and part-time bartender, breaks her ironclad rule never… Read more »

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Review: Evolved by N.R. Walker

Review: Evolved by N.R. Walker

Evolved by N.R. Walker Rating: 3 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance Blurb: In 2068, androids are an integrated part of human life. Big Brother no longer just watches from the shadows. It’s in every household. Lloyd Salter has OCD issues with noise, mess, and he’s uncomfortable with human interaction. When his ex claimed the only thing perfect enough to live up to his standards was an android, Lloyd dismissed it. But two years later, after much self-assessment, Lloyd thinks he may have been right. SATinc is the largest manufacturer of androids in Australia, including the Fully Compatible Units known as… Read more »

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Review: Overload Flux by Carol Van Natta

Review: Overload Flux by Carol Van Natta

Overload Flux (Central Galactic Concordance #1) by Carol Van Natta Rating: 5 stars Genre: Science Fiction Romance/ Space Opera Blurb: Two loners fighting to stay alive discover they must now save the galaxy. The only vaccine for a deadly galaxy-wide pandemic is missing … and the only ones who may be able to find it are a powerful talent on the verge of a meltdown, and a security specialist hiding her extraordinary skills in a menial job. Brilliant investigator Luka Foxe must act fast if he’s going to save the civilized planets of the Central Galactic Concordance. For as a… Read more »

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Review: Broken Wide by Susan Kaye Quinn

Review: Broken Wide by Susan Kaye Quinn

Broken Wide (Mindjack: Zeph #3) by Susan Kaye Quinn Rating: 3 stars Genre: Science Fiction/ Dystopian Blurb: All he wanted was peace; all he had was hope. Zeph had spent half his life hiding what he was—keeping his mindjack powers away from dangerous men and running away from everyone he loved to keep them safe. Now that his life is finally coming together—his mom and sister are safe; the girl he loves in his arms—the world is falling apart. The mindreader backlash against jackers is growing daily. Jacker-bigot politicians are stoking fear and gaining power. And jackers on the Fronter’s… Read more »

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Review: Fukusha Model Eight by S.J. Pajonas

Review: Fukusha Model Eight by S.J. Pajonas

About Fukusha Model Eight Fukusha Model Eight (Hikoboshi #3) by S.J. Pajonas Rating: 5 stars Genre: Science Fiction Blurb: “Being human is the apex of life. It’s the top, not the bottom.” Yumi is pretty sure someone’s trying to kill her… and she can’t remember who. Undercover and alone in one of the most dangerous cities on the Southern Continent, she’s struggling to live through every day until she can find her new allies and get back to Rin. But when the mission goes wrong and Rin is kidnapped and held for ransom, Yumi must act fast. Not only are… Read more »

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