Category Archives: Science Fiction

Audiobook Review: EARTH ALONE by Daniel Arenson (Narr. Jeffrey Kafer) #militarysf #scifi

Earth Alone: Earthrise, Book 1 Written by: Daniel Arenson Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer (Audible link) Length: 8 hrs and 19 mins  Series: Earthrise, Book 1 Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:11-22-16 Publisher: Audible Studios (Whispersync deal is $1.99 plus Kindle) This was my first experience reading Arenson. I’m solidly impressed with what he’s done here, both with the story […]

Audiobook Review – ALIEN: RIVER OF PAIN (Audible Original Drama)

Alien: River of Pain: An Audible Original Drama Written by: Christopher Golden , Dirk Maggs Narrated by: Anna Friel , Philip Glenister , Colin Salmon , Alexander Siddig , Marc Warren , Michelle Ryan , William Hope Length: 4 hrs and 54 mins Series: Alien, Book 3 Performance Release Date:04-26-17 Publisher: Audible Studios Review: For […]

Audiobook Review – WE ARE LEGION (WE ARE BOB) by Dennies E. Taylor (Narr. Ray Porter)

We Are Legion (We Are Bob): Bobiverse, Book 1 (Amazon) Written by: Dennis E. Taylor Narrated by: Ray Porter Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins Series: Bobiverse, Book 1 Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:09-20-16 Publisher: Audible Studios Publisher’s Summary: Winner: Audible’s Best of 2016 – Science Fiction Bob Johansson has just sold his software company and […]

Book Review – WAY DOWN DARK by J.P. Smythe

Way Down Dark by J.P. Smythe (The Australia Trilogy, Book One) Book Description: Seventeen-year-old Chan’s ancestors left a dying Earth hundreds of years ago, in search of a new home. Generations later, they are still searching . . . Every day aboard the interstellar transport ship Australia is a kind of hell, where no one […]

Audiobook Review: THE COLLAPSING EMPIRE by John Scalzi (Narr. Wil Wheaton)

The Collapsing Empire: The Interdependency, Book 1 Written by: John Scalzi Narrated by: Wil Wheaton Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins  Series: The Interdependency, Book 1 Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:03-21-17 Publisher: Audible Studios Publisher’s Summary Our universe is ruled by physics, and faster-than-light travel is not possible – until the discovery of The Flow, an […]

Book Review: TIME LOOTER 1 by Fenton Cooper

This book is definitely not written by Michael Bunker and his off the rails humor side kick, Michael Forbes, oh wait, Forbes West. This is Fenton Cooper, and the book is Time Looter. I’m a big fan of Bunker and his serialized books Pennsylvania and Wick, and so far this has been just the kind […]

Audiobook Review: HELL DIVERS by Nicholas Sansbury Smith (Narr. R.C. Bray)

Written by: Nicholas Sansbury Smith Narrated by: R. C. Bray Length: 10 hrs and 11 mins  Series: The Hell Divers Trilogy, Book 1 Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:07-19-16 Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc. Publisher’s Summary: An Audible Editor’s Pick of 2016 and An Audible Best of 2016 Science Fiction. More than two centuries after World War III […]

Audiobook Review – THE GOD WAVE by Patrick Hemstreet (Narr. Nick Podehl)

The God Wave by Patrick Hemstreet Narrated by: Nick Podehl Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins  Unabridged Audiobook Release Date:05-17-16 Publisher: HarperAudio Synopsis: A team of neuroscientists uncover amazing new capabilities in the brain that may steer human evolution toward miraculous and deadly frontiers in this spectacular debut work of speculative science fiction—Limitless meets James […]

Audiobook Review: THE SANTA ANNA GOLD by Michael Bunker (Narr. Alex Silver)

The Santa Anna Gold by Michael Bunker (Audible | Amazon) Narrated by Alex Silver Running time: 37 minutes Release Date:01-12-17 Publisher: Auspicious Apparatus Press Michael is certainly the one to write this story, and I’m glad he did. In real life, the author is an off the grid farmer who has one of the best […]

Top 10 Reads of 2016

2016 continued another year where audiobooks constitute 95% of the books I complete. This is tough when some of my favorite indie authors haven’t adapted their books to that format, but I’m seeing that trending upward. For my award winners in years past: 2015 | 2014 | 2013 1. Dark Matter by Blake Crouch Looking […]