Book Review Captain – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 1

Book Review Captain – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 1

Title: Captain – Dirigent Mercenary Corps – Book 3 Author: Rick Shelley Publish Date: 1999 Publisher: Ace Books Type: Novel Genre: Science Fiction Sub-Genre: Armed Conflict, Advanced Weapons, Advanced Medical, Advanced Technology, Romance, Alien Worlds, Nanites, Military Life, Strategy, Space Travel, Spaceships Plot Summary: Lieutenant Lon Nolan is in command of the 3rd and 4th…

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Book Review Lieutenant – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 2

Book Review Lieutenant – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 2

Yes, there were references to Spacecraft, space jumps, and different planetary systems, but they were almost casual ones, as the author seemed to stress the combat situations and the characters as a planet-based storyline which read like a war novel with just enough Science Fiction thrown in to call it a Sci-Fi novel. Don’t get…

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Book Review Lieutenant – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 1

Book Review Lieutenant – Dirigent Mercenary Corps Part 1

Title: Lieutenant – Dirigent Mercenary Corps – Book 2 Author: Rick Shelley Publish Date: 1998 Publisher: Ace Books Type: Novel Genre: Science Fiction Sub-Genre: Space Travel, Nanites, Nanobots, Mercenaries, Regeneration, Spacecraft, Advanced Medical, Advanced Technology, Armed Conflict, Advanced Weapons   Plot Summary: Lieutenant Lon Nolan had completed the requirements to earn his officer’s pips. Now…

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Book Review About Crossfire Part 2

Book Review About Crossfire Part 2

Appraisal The story moves along at a nice pace, keeping you waiting to see what was going to happen next. It was pleasant to have smooth plain writing that didn’t cause you to have to try and figure out what the author is attempting to convey. The characters are well-formed and their personalities are rock-solid…

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Book Review About Crossfire Part 1

Book Review About Crossfire Part 1

  Title: Crossfire Author: Nancy Kress Publish Date: 2003 Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates, LLC Type: Novel Genre: Science Fiction Sub-Genre: Armed Conflict, Space Travel, Aliens, Spaceships, Alien Worlds, Romance, Genetics, Advanced Technology, Lasers, Communications, Relativity, Chemistry, Biology   Plot Summary: Earth: Dreadfully overpopulated and plagued by conflict. Jake Holman has a plan. He created a…

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