The Traitor’s Hand by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: An old rival, infighting with fellow Astra Militarum regiments and the small matter of a cult devoted to the Chaos God Slaanesh derail Commissar Cain’s hope for a quiet and uneventful mission.   Ciaphas Cain’s latest mission takes him and his Valhallan regiment to the planet of Adumbria to defend against an approaching Chaos invasion.…… Continue reading The Traitor’s Hand by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

Blurb: A twenty-story-tall metallic figure appears in the middle of Regent’s Park. The caretakers at London Zoo notice it first at around 4am. The figure, or robot, bears a great resemblance to the UN robot known as Themis . . . Who made Themis? It’s been ten years since Themis – a giant alien metal…… Continue reading Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams – An Audio Book Review

Blurb:  One Thursday lunchtime the Earth gets unexpectedly demolished to make way for a new hyperspace bypass. For Arthur Dent, who has only just had his house demolished that morning, this seems already to be more than he can cope with. Sadly, however, the weekend has only just begun, and the Galaxy is a very…… Continue reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams – An Audio Book Review

The Book of Malachi by T. C. Farren – A Book Review

Blurb: In this frightening, high-concept science fiction thriller, a mute survivor of civil war must confront the horrors of organ farming on a deep-sea oilrig. Nominated for the 2020 Nommo Awards for Speculative Fiction by Africans . Malachi, a mute thirty-year-old man, has just received an extraordinary job offer. In exchange for six months as…… Continue reading The Book of Malachi by T. C. Farren – A Book Review

Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

Blurb: What happens when you make a discovery that changes everything? Deadwood, USA. A girl sneaks out just before dark to ride her new bike. Suddenly, the ground disappears beneath her. Waking up at the bottom of a deep pit, she sees an emergency rescue team above her. The people looking down see something far stranger……… Continue reading Sleeping Giants by Sylvain Neuvel – A Book Review

Dispel Illusion by Mark Lawrence: A Book Review

Blurb: Sometimes being wrong is the right answer. Nick Hayes’s genius is in wringing out the universe’s secrets. It’s a talent that’s allowed him to carve paths through time. But the worst part is that he knows how his story will end. He’s seen it with his own eyes. And every year that passes, every…… Continue reading Dispel Illusion by Mark Lawrence: A Book Review

Malleus by Dan Abnett – An Audio Book Review:

Blurb: A century after his recovery of the alien Necroteuch, Gregor Eisenhorn is one of the Imperial Inquisition’s most celebrated agents. But when a face from his past returns to haunt him, and he is implicated in a great tragedy that devastates the world of Thracian Primaris, Eisenhorn’s universe crumbles around him. The daemon Cherubael…… Continue reading Malleus by Dan Abnett – An Audio Book Review:

Caves of Ice by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

Blurb: On the ice world of Simia Orichalcae a spate of mysterious disappearances is causing unrest amongst the mine-workers, and, as senior officer, Cain is nominated to investigate. Unbeknownst to him, the planet is right in the path of a major ork incursion and, as the savage greenskins attack, a malevolent evil begins to stir…… Continue reading Caves of Ice by Sandy Mitchell – An Audio Book Review

Read But Not Forgotten – Science Fiction

This week on my weekly ‘things I read before blogging’ post, I’m taking a look back at some of the science fiction reads. Strangely, as it might seem for a blog that lists Science fiction as one of the big three that it likes to read (Fantasy and Horror being the other two), I didn’t…… Continue reading Read But Not Forgotten – Science Fiction

The Lords of Silence by Chris Wraight – An Audiobook Review

Blurb: The Cadian Gate is broken, and the Imperium is riven in two. The might of the Traitor Legions, kept shackled for millennia behind walls of iron and sorcery, has been unleashed on a darkening galaxy. Among those seeking vengeance on the Corpse Emperor’s faltering realm are the Death Guard, once proud crusaders of the…… Continue reading The Lords of Silence by Chris Wraight – An Audiobook Review