Book Diary

Author Title Date Read Genre
Earlier Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011
Kevin J Anderson Hidden Empire (2002) - The Saga of 7 Suns #1 December 2009 SF - Space Opera, Galaxy wide, Alien civilizations
John Wyndham The Kraken Wakes (1953) December 2009 SF - Alien invasion, Flooding of Land by Sea
Steven Gould Jumper (1992) December 2009 SF - Present, Teleportation power
S L Viehl Endurance (2001) - Stardoc #3 November 2009 SF - Medical space opera
S L Viehl Beyond Varallan (2000) - Stardoc #2 November 2009 SF - Medical space opera
S L Viehl Stardoc (2000) - Stardoc #1 November 2009 SF - Medical space opera
Jack McDevitt Seeker (2005) - Alex Benedict #3 October 2009 SF - Space Opera, Mystery, Adventure
Jack McDevitt A Talent for War (1989) - Alex Benedict #1 October 2009 SF - Space Opera, Mystery, Adventure
Piers Anthony Chaos Mode (1993) - Mode #3 October 2009 SF - Multiple Fantasy Magical alternate realities, quest
Piers Anthony Fractal Mode (1992) - Mode #2 September 2009 SF - Multiple Fantasy Magical alternate realities, quest
Piers Anthony Virtual Mode (1991) - Mode #1 September 2009 SF - Multiple Fantasy Magical alternate realities, quest
Charles Stross Wireless (2009) August 2009 SF - Short story collection (9)
Jack McDevitt Ancient Shores (1996) August 2009 SF - Buried alien artifacts, North Dakota
David G Hartwell &
Kathryn Cramer
The Ascent of Wonder - The Evolution of Hard SF (1994) August 2009 SF - Short story collection (67) - Hard SF 1930 - 1994
Simon Scarrow The Gladiator (2009) July 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Crete 49 AD
Simon Scarrow Centurion (2007) - Macro & Cato #8 July 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Palmyra 48 AD, Parthia
Simon Scarrow The Eagle in the Sand (2006) - M & C #7 July 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Judea 46 AD
Simon Scarrow The Eagle's Prophecy (2005) - M & C #6 June 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Adriatic Sea 45 AD
Simon Scarrow The Eagle's Prey (2004) - M & C #5 June 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman  Britain 45 AD - Caratacus
Simon Scarrow The Eagle and the Wolves (2003) - M & C #4 June 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman  Britain 44 AD - Calleva
Simon Scarrow When the Eagle Hunts (2002) - M & C #3 May 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Britain 44 AD - Druids
Simon Scarrow The Eagle's Conquest (2001) - M & C #2 May 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman  Britain 43 AD - Camulodunum
Simon Scarrow Under the Eagle (2000) - Macro & Cato #1 May 2009 Fiction: Historical - Roman Britain 42 AD - Claudian Invasion
Richard Morgan The Steel Remains (2008) May 2009 Fantasy - Brutal, realistic, alien, quest
Elizabeth Moon The Deed of Paksenarrion (2007) April 2009 Fantasy - Heroic, Coming of Age, Military Life
Sheepfarmer's Daughter (1988) - Paks. #1 April 2009  
Divided Allegiance (1988) - Paks. #2 April 2009  
Oath of Gold (1989) - Paks. #3 April 2009  
Mike Carey Thicker than Water (2009) - Fix Castor#4 April 2009 Horror - Freelance exorcist out of his depth
Terry Pratchett Nation (2008) April 2009 Fantasy - Coming of Age, Castaways
Ian MacDonald Brasyl (2007) March 2009 SF - Conspiracy, Brasylian history, Quantum mechanics
Sean Williams The Grand Conjunction (2009) - Astropolis #3 March 2009 SF - Space Opera in Far Future of Galaxy
Sean Williams Earth Ascendant (200 ) - Astropolis #2 March 2009 SF - Space Opera in Far Future of Galaxy
Sean Williams Saturn Returns (2007) - Astropolis #1 February 2009 SF - Space Opera in Far Future of Galaxy
Arturo Perez-Reverte Captain Alatriste (2005) - Alatriste #1 February 2009 Fiction: Historical, Madrid 1620, Swords & Court Intrigue
Colin Harvey Winter Song (2009) February 2009 SF - Starship crash, Abandoned Colony, Alien Genocide
Arturo Perez-Reverte The Flanders Panel (1990) February 2009 Fiction: Detective, Chess, 15th century Art, Murder
Ian Rankin The Hanging Garden (1998) - Rebus #9 February 2009 Fiction: Dectective, 1990s Edinburgh
Ian Rankin Black & Blue (1997) - Rebus #8 January 2009 Fiction: Dectective, 1990s Edinburgh
Arturo Perez-Reverte The Nautical Chart (2000) January 2009 Fiction: Thriller, Wrecked treasure ship, intrigue
Arturo Perez-Reverte The Dumas Club (1993) January 2009 Fiction: Occult, Dumas - Book inspired Polanski's film "The Ninth Gate"
Ian Rankin Let it Bleed (1995) - Rebus #7 January 2009 Fiction: Dectective, 1990s Edinburgh
Earlier Reviews: 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 / 2011
 

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