In my mailbox: Keepers by Brenda Cooper

I want to thank the folks at Pyr  for the free review copy. It’s always nice to find something in the mailbox other than bills. “Keepers” by Brenda Cooper Two sisters, one from a megacity and one from the wilderness, work together to protect the wilderness and the reintroduction of wolves from a group more…

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Review: The Castle in Cassiopeia

The Castle in Cassiopeia by Mike Resnick http://amzn.to/2uZF9R4 Series: DEAD ENDERS Paperback: 285 pages Publisher: Pyr (August 22, 2017) ISBN-10: 1633882314 ISBN-13: 978-1633882317 My thoughts: Space opera at it’s best. I enjoyed the previous books in the series The Fortress in Orion, and The Prison in Antares. I gave them 4 stars out of 5…

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In my mailbox: The Castle in Cassiopeia

Snacking on a peanut butter and peach jam sandwich while sipping earl grey tea. It’s a quiet night and I am listening to Star Trek on the H&I channel while reading Mike Resnick’s “The Castle in Cassiopeia”. I want to thank the folks at Pyr for the free review copy. The book will be available…

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In my mailbox: Raining Fire

I want to thank the folks at Pyr for the free review copy of “Raining Fire” by Rajan Khanna. The book will be available July 18th. http://amzn.to/2t8MZbJ Ben Gold, former airship pilot has lost everything: his airship, his friends, and Miranda, the woman he loves. All that he has left is a thirst for revenge, a…

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Review: Black City Demon

Black City Demon by Richard a. Knaak Paperback: 363 pages Publisher: Pyr (March 14, 2017) Language: English ISBN-10: 1633882756 ISBN-13: 978-1633882751 Product description: Since he became the guardian of the Gate between our world and Feirie sixteen hundred years ago, Nick Medea, once Saint George, has battled to keep the darkest Feirie–the Wyld–from invading the…

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Book Review: Congress of Secrets by Stephanie Burgis

I made this for my Attention Earthlings blog but I’d like to copy it here: In 1814, the Congress of Vienna has just begun. Diplomats battle over a new map of Europe, actors vie for a chance at glory, and aristocrats and royals from across the continent come together to celebrate the downfall of Napoleon…among…

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Review: The Doctor and the Dinosaurs

A review of Mike Resnick’s “The Doctor and the Dinosaurs” published by Pyr. http://www.pyrsf.com/DoctorandDinosaurs.html http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1616148616/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=1616148616&linkCode=as2&tag=barryssandcastl Series: A Weird West Tale Paperback: 300 pages Publisher: Pyr ISBN-10: 1616148616 ISBN-13: 978-1616148614 Book description: The time is April, 1885. Doc Holliday lies in bed in a sanitarium in Leadville, Colorado, expecting never to leave his room again. But…

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Review: The Osiris Curse

The Osiris Curse: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure by Paul Crilley Age Range: 12 and up Grade Level: 7 and up Series: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure Hardcover: 290 pages Publisher: Pyr ISBN-10: 1616148578 ISBN-13: 978-1616148577 Available at Amazon The Osiris Curse: A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure (Barry’s score 3 stars out of 5) My…

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In my mailbox

I slipped up and forgot to show your the latest title that I received from Titan Books, Lovegrove’s “Sherlock Holmes – The Stuff of Nightmares.” The book is available now and looks like something the Holmes enthusiast will enjoy. I can wait to tear into it. I also received a copy of “23 Years on…

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Review: Boneyards by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Boneyards by Kristine Kathryn Rusch Paperback: 301 pages Publisher: Pyr (January 24, 2012) ISBN-10: 1616145439 ISBN-13: 978-1616145439 Product description: (PYR) The novellas in the Diving universe have won three Asimov’s Readers Choice Awards. When multiple Hugo Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch decided to put her stamp on classic space opera, readers wanted more. Now Rusch’s…

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