Book Review: 22 Dutch Road by T. C. Schueler

Author: T.C. Schueler Release Date: 13th January 2020 Genre: Speculative Fiction Fantasy, Psychological Thriller, Horror, Urban Fantasy, Supernatural, Paranormal Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 492 Publisher:  Blurb: An estranged son drives twelve hours to collect badly needed money from his father’s estate. The same ugly McMansion still sits behind a security wall, but there are new features: a…

Book Review: Dust & Lightning by Rebecca Crunden

Author: Rebecca Crunden Release Date: 5th February 2020 Genre: Sci-Fi, Suspense, Speculative Fiction Series:  Format: E-book Pages: 121 Publisher: Self-Published Blurb: In the near future, humans have gone beyond simple space travel. By the year 4054, multiple solar systems are inhabited, and taking a spaceship is as commonplace as taking an aeroplane. Unfortunately, not everything about the future is…

Book Review: Sidney Sheldon’s The Phoenix by Tilly Bragshawe

Author: Tilly Bagshawe Release Date: 13th June 2019 Genre: Thriller, Suspense, Speculative Fiction, Mystery Series: Edition: Paperback Pages: 432 Publisher: Harper Collins India Blurb: Thrilling and nail-biting, The Phoenix has all the trademark glamour, suspense and unexpected twists of a classic Sidney Sheldon novel. A deadly enemy will rise again.... Ella Praeger has always felt like an outsider.…

Book Review: Grey Sister (Book Of The Ancestor #2) by Mark Lawrence

Author: Mark Lawrence Release Date: 3rd April 2018 Genre: High Fantasy, Speculative Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Dystopian Series: Book Of The Ancestor (Book #2) Edition: E-book Pages: 409 Publisher: Harper-Voyager Blurb: Second novel in the brilliant series from the bestselling author of Prince of Thorns. In Mystic Class Nona Grey begins to learn the secrets of the…

Book Review: We Call It Monster by Lachlan Walter

Author: Lachlan Walter Release Date: 10th February 2019 Genre: Speculative Fiction, Monster Fiction, Apocalyptic Fiction Series: Edition: E-book Pages: 251 Publisher: Severed Press Blurb: One ordinary day, an enormous creature dragged itself out of the ocean and laid waste to a city. In the months and years that followed, more and more creatures appeared, until not a single…

Audiobook Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

Author: Neal Stephenson Narrator: Mary Robinette Kowal and Will Damron Release Date: 19th May 2015 Genre: Science Fiction Fantasy, Apocalyptic, Post-Apocalyptic, Speculative Fiction Series: Edition: Audiobook Length: 32 hours Publisher: Brilliance Audio Blurb: What would happen if the world were ending? A catastrophic event renders the earth a ticking time bomb. In a feverish race against the inevitable, nations around the globe band…

Book Review: Beautiful Disaster by C.J.

Author: C JRelease Date: 4th September 2018Genre: Dystopian, Speculative FictionSeries: Edition: e-bookPages: 448Publisher: -Blurb:When chemists Danny and Kevin accidentally create the ultimate beauty product--with a little inadvertent help from Danny's biochemist girlfriend, Maggie--they're convinced they've hit the jackpot. After all, who wouldn't pay anything for the ability to permanently remove blemishes, burns, and even scars especially when…

Book Review: From Wrath To Ruin by Justin Enos

Author: Justin Enos Release Date: 26th April 2017 Genre: Dystopian, Speculative Fiction, Fantasy Series:  Edition: E-book (mobi) Pages: 386 Publisher: Book Baby Blurb: In exile from his homeland... As a mercenary, Tijodrin has wandered far and wide, and now his travels have brought him to the great city of Hohvenlor, a city he knows well. He…

Book Excerpt: From Wrath To Ruin by Justin Enos

Welcome to TRB Lounge. Today, I’d like to welcome author Justin Enos, for sharing with us the excerpt from his upcoming novel From Wrath To Ruin. Read ahead to get a sneak-peek into this amazing new release. ABOUT THE BOOK: In exile from his homeland... As a mercenary, Tijodrin has wandered far and wide, and now…

Book Review: Sleeping Giants (Themis Files #1)

Author:  Sylvain Neuvel Release Date: April 26th, 2016 Series: Themis Files Genre: Science-Fiction Fantasy > Robots | Speculative Fiction | Thriller Edition: Ebook (mobi) Pages: 320 Publisher: Del Ray Source: NetGalley Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb:  World War Z meets The Martian. This inventive first novel will please devoted fans of sci-fi as well as literary readers hoping a smart thriller will…

ARC Review: Eighth Day by Joseph John

Author: Joseph John Release Date: March 31, 2016 Series: – Genre: Suspense, Thriller, Mystery, Speculative Fiction Edition: Paperback Pages: 250 Publisher: Obsidian Dawn Source: Author Buy it here: Amazon Rating: ★★★★★ Blurb: A warning from a stranger. "Nothing you know is real. Your name isn't Shawn Jaffe, you're not an investment broker, and you're not from Ohio." But the stranger is murdered before…

Book Review: Nirvana (Nirvana #1)

Author: J.R. Stewart Release Date: November 10, 2015 Series: Nirvana Genre: Young Adult|Sci-Fi|Dystopian|Fantasy|Mystery|Romance Edition: E-Book (mobi) Pages: 186 Publisher: Blue Moon Publishing Source: NetGalley Buy it here: Amazon Blurb When the real world is emptied of all that you love, how can you keep yourself from dependence on the virtual? Animal activist and punk rock star…

Book Review: Googolplex

If you could have anything but the one thing you really wanted, what would you do?
Jack is part of a group of colonists traveling to the distant planet Shylock to build themselves a new home. But Jack has trouble letting go of his past and the world he left behind.

Book Review: Waiting For The Machines To Fall Asleep`

Forget about cheap furniture, meatballs and crime fiction. Sweden has so much more to offer. Waiting for the Machines to Fall Asleep includes twenty-six stories from the new generation of Swedish writers of science fiction and the fantastic. Stories ranging from space horror and post-apocalyptic nightmares to tender dramas. Stories with steampunk horses, android uprisings and cheeky goblins. Stories that are action-packed, wise, silly, beautiful, surreal and horrifying.