Reviews of Green Comet". . . it's begging to be made into sequels . . ."
- "Green Comet won me over with its relentless hope and happiness."
- "It gave me an appreciation for science fiction in general. Ordinary fiction can not stretch your mind as much. Meticulously written and edited. It was obviously a labor of love. I really enjoyed it!"
- "BRAVO! You have done the rational thing -- you're getting your book out here! WE CAN READ IT! . . . I liked the feeling of being in a somewhat "classic" scifi novel that was character-driven, and not all "plot." . . . If you weren't consciously inspired by Heinlein . . . well, then you're some kind of psychic channel, medium, whatever."
- I just finished your book. WOW! What an ending! I want to read more about what happened to Elgin and Fran. You better have a sequel coming, or make it into a trilogy. You can't just leave it there.
- "This is an excellent read! You construct plot well, and the reader is intrigued to keep reading. I enjoyed it very much, and appreciate your making this available."
- "Unquestionably the most enjoyable Sci-Fi read I’ve had in a very long time. +1 recommendation for anyone who’s a fan of quality science fiction! Thanks rjb!"
- "I highly recommend this book to all who have an interest in science fiction, medicine, even if it is ever so slight. This book is acceptable for the younger readers for it does not contain any offensive or gratuitous sex or offensive language. The violence that is contained is no stronger that what would be found in the reading of a history book."
- "I really enjoyed the read. It took me back to the style of Science Fiction of a number of years ago, and it had a young adult feel to it."
- "I have finished listening to the first set. It really makes a difference with your reading the story. I understand it so much better. I follow along with the text. Your voice is clear and pleasing."
- "I am thinking of using chapter 13 in one of my courses to illustrate enquiry as a discourse. . . . (In chapter thirteen) you wrote a great example of language portraying the scientific method in action to establish new knowledge...right from the empirical observation to the hypotheses tested and the results obtained. All that in a solid and enjoyable narrative frame that keeps readers interested in the phenomenon and lets them wonder what can be done next. . . . Thanks a lot for giving us the access to your fine work!"
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Review – The Alexandria Project Audiobook – Andrew Updegrove Available at Amazon and Audible. Announcement on author’s site. I have three previous posts about Andrew Updegrove here on Green Comet. The first is about “egregious nonsense regarding ebook standards,” referencing … Continue reading
At Unglue.it the combined downloads of Green Comet and Parasite Puppeteers have surpassed two thousand. To be exact, today they added up to 2,001. Unglue.it, which I have previously posted about, has been my most reliable outlet. It hasn’t accounted … Continue reading
Authors cherish reviews. The right review in the right place can have a profound impact on the fate of a book. Since the most important thing for a book is to be discovered — no one can read your book … Continue reading
Here’s another example of what a review can look like. This reviewer put a little more thought and effort into it, which I appreciate, of course, but I wouldn’t want anyone to feel that they have to live up to … Continue reading
This is awkward, asking for help when you’ve already done so much. You’ve already helped me more than you know just by downloading my books, and even more by all the encouragement you’ve given me. Some of you have even … Continue reading
Review – The Lafayette Campaign – Andrew Updegrove Available at Amazon in both digital and paper form. Link through the author’s site. Author’s website. You might remember Andrew Updegrove from the post What is Open Source Pharma. His law firm … Continue reading
A while back I came across a copy of Chris J Randolph‘s book, Stars Rain Down. I read it and found it good — an action-packed science fiction adventure. We met each other in virtual space and, as things happen, … Continue reading
Review – Stranger Things Happen – Kelly Link Quirky short stories – 82,000 words Available at Feedbooks Author’s website Stranger Things Happen by Kelly Link is a collection of eleven short stories. It’s available in various formats, including ePub and … Continue reading
Review – The Test – Gregg Bell Available at Smashwords and other outlets Author’s website I’m not very experienced with romance novels, but let’s give it a try. The Test, by Gregg Bell, is what he calls a “clean” romance, … Continue reading