Book Review: Morning Star – Red Rising 3

Title:  Morning Star Author: Pierce Brown Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton Publication Date: 22nd September 2016 Genre: Mixed – Science Fiction / YA Darrow is the Reaper of Mars. Born to toil, carved to fight, destined to lead. But he is a broken man. Exposed as a Red in a world ruled by Golds, he has …

Book Review: Zeroes

My latest book review is of one of the books I picked up in my last post: Zeroes by Chuck Wendig. I’m a regular reader of Chuck’s blog, and when I saw this in Dymocks I had to have it. I was a little disappointed they didn’t have more of Chuck’s books (although …

Book Review: TimeStorm

TimeStorm by Australian author Steve Harrison and has been on my to-be-read list for some time. I love reading books set in my home town, so I couldn’t pass this one up. On to the review… In 1795, a convict ship — the Marlin — leaves England for the new …

Book Review: After the Winter

After the Winter by Mark R. Healy is the first book in the Silent Earth series. Brant is a synthetic. He’s spent the last year in the wastelands in a future Earth desolated by nuclear winter. On the run from a group called the Marauders, who cannibalise other synthetics for spare parts, Brant …

Writing in Multiple Genres

I’ve finished editing half of my science fiction book, Skyburn, and am ready to send it out Chapters for critique. However, I’ve found over the past few weeks that when I spent too much time editing my brain begins to wander and I end up less than satisfied with the …