Deep Space Spines has a review up for “Star Trek: 27 Mindshadow“: Mindshadow also explores something I think is interesting yet gets glossed over a lot, which is the amount of stress a mission rapidly going south can put on a crew, especially its captain
A new non-fiction book is out today, titled “Set Phasers to Teach!: Star Trek in Research and Teaching” Here’s the marketing blub for the book: For 50 years, Star Trek has been an inspiration to its fans around the world, helping them to dream of a better future. This inspiration has entered our culture and […]
Literary Treks has a review up for “Star Trek: The Next Generation: Dark Mirror“, which was written by Diane Duane: In this episode of Literary Treks, hosts Bruce Gibson and Dan Gunther talk about the TNG novel Dark Mirror by Diane Duane. We discuss how the novel compares to other stories set in the mirror universe, a dolphin scientist named […]
Trek Today has a review up for “Star Trek Voyager: Architects of Infinity“: Trek fans will like the exploration aspect of the story; the strange planet and its mysteries. I’m sure we will be hearing more about this in Beyer’s next book.
StarTrek.com has released the long awaited cover for Jame Swallow’s “Star Trek: Discovery: Fear Itself“! Here’s a reminder of what we have to look forward to: Lieutenant Saru is a Kelpien, a member of a prey species born on a world overrun by monstrous predators…and a being who very intimately understands the nature of fear. […]
I’m not going to mention how much I spent on these two books to get the page counts, but I’ve not been able to find any good information about them elsewhere on the world wide web, I found them on ebay for a price that wasn’t too insane, and now I’m the proud owner of […]
Simon and Schuster are having a sale on their “DRM free” e-books for the month of April, apparently to US accounts only. The primary focus looks appears to be the Mirror Mirror universe, with a few other books thrown in, including Star Trek: Shadows on the Sun and Star Trek: New Frontier: The Returned.
Trek Lit Reviews has a review of Star Trek: Enterprise: Last Full Measure In many ways, By the Book feels a lot like a story that fits in Enterprise’s first season. We have a crew that is quite green, encountering situations for the first time that would feel like old hat to later Star Trek […]
TrekCore has a review of Star Trek: The Next Generation: Cats If for some reason your favorite pastime is reading Star Trek technical manuals and collecting back issues of Cat Fancy (and why wouldn’t it be?), have we got a treat for you!
StarTrek.com has a brief blurb on the Original Series version of the Incredibuilds USS Enterprise model kit that are due to be released in June: Ready to build your very own U.S.S. Enterprises? You’ll get your chance this summer, when Insight Editions releases IncrediBuilds: Star Trek: U.S.S. Enterprise Book and 3D Wood Model and IncrediBuilds: […]
TrekCore has a review of “Star Trek: Voyager: Architects of Infinity” up on their site: Architects of Infinity is exactly the kind of story that Star Trek is uniquely suited for – a classic tale of exploration that illuminates the wonder of scientific discovery. While it does not obviously advance some of the major storylines […]
David Mack was on a recent episode of the pod cast Enterprising Individuals, and per his blog post: Why did I want to dissect this episode? Because it’s a vital piece of canon that provides part of the foundation for the saga of Dr. Noonian Soong, his android creation/son Data, and the interconnected history of […]
StarTrek.com is saddened to report the passing of David Bischoff, a respected and prolific author who wrote the Star Trek: The Next Generation novel, Grounded, and also shared writing credits on the TNG episodes “Tin Man” and “First Contact.” Bischoff passed away in Oregon on March 19 at the age of 66, though word of […]
Out today is Kirsten Beyer‘s new book titles “Star Trek: Voyager: Architects of the Infinity” Here’s the book’s synopsis if you needed reminding: An original novel set in the universe of Star Trek: Voyager, from the New York Times bestselling author.As the Federation Starship Voyager continues to lead the Full Circle Fleet in its exploration […]
TrekMovie has posted a review of “Star Trek: The Next Generation: Cats” The Next Generation follow-up to ‘Star Trek Cats’ has us purring.
BoldyGo has posted a new review for Star Trek: the Next Generation: Q&A That said, DeCandido set a monumental task before himself with this novel, and he 100% delivers upon it. The plot device he uses is both large enough to justify its existence, and delicate enough to not encroach on the episodes it references. […]
IGN has the exclusive reveal for the first new Star Trek related book announcement in a very long time, another entry of the “in universe” autobiographies, this time for Mr Spock.
Star Trek: The Original Series: The Face Of The Unknown review by Trek Lit Reviews In a fun sequel to the classic Star Trek episode “The Corbomite Maneuver,” author Christopher L. Bennett tackles climate change, buried secrets, and the possible collapse of an entire civilization. Check out my review of the TOS novel The Face […]
Star Trek: The Next Generation: Headlong Flight gets a review by Trek Lit Reviews: It’s a cross-dimensional time-twisting adventure featuring Romulans, TWO Enterprises, and a ton of surprises! Check out my review of the TNG novel Headlong Flight!