Prometheus, dir by Ridley Scott

Redonk Nutshell: Following prehistoric clues, scientists trek to the middle of nowhere-space to discover our primordial ancestors were a bunch of assholes This review contains spoilers – continue at your own risk! I hadn’t realized I was a fan of the Alien franchise until a few weeks ago when I recalled watching the 3rd and […]

Lethal Rider by Larissa Ione

Redonk Nutshell: Death confronts the woman who took advantage of him and inadvertently set in course the apocalypse Book 3 in Larissa Ione’s series featuring the tales of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse! YAY! I was looking forward to this. I’ve enjoyed this series, and we get a nice build up from the last book into […]

Heat by R. L. Smith

Redonk nutshell: During a record heat wave, a fugitive alien hides out on earth while an alien cop pursues him Knowing what I know about this book, the above “redonk nutshell” has to be the lamest one I’ve possibly ever written.  This is probably going to be a bizarre review so bear with me.  This […]

Synthetic Dreams by Kim Knox

Redonk nutshell: Hacker/tech wiz is the key to bringing down a government corrupt in virtual technology This is a pretty intense sci-fi novella.  Vyn (short for Vynessa), is a genius at illegally manipulating high-tech glamour, techie “suits” that allow you to plug in and become anyone you want.  If you have the skill, that is. […]

Deadly Pursuit by Nina Croft

Redonk Nutshell: Stowaway priestess lives on the wild side while hiding out with a mercenary ship Book Two in Ms. Croft’s Blood Hunter series picks up more or less where it’s predecessor, Break Out, left off.  This time we’re focusing on Al, the cabin “boy” and the ship’s newest guest, assassin Jonathon Decker.  Having been […]

Victorious Star by Morgan Hawke

Redonk Nutshell: Nav pilot is abducted onto a mercenary ship and put to the test between two dominant men I have a special place in my heart for this book, mostly because it was the first straight up sci-fi BDSM menage erotica I ever read. Why is it that, though these things aren’t necessarily things […]

Captive Surrender by Linda Mooney

Redonk nutshell: Psi-space cop and huge horned alien are captured by rogue aliens and forced to have sex while being filmed Okay. I’d be lying if I said I didn’t giggle while writing the above.  But literally, this is, more or less, the first half of Captive Surrender by Linda Mooney.  The second half is our […]

Breakout by Nina Croft

Redonk Nutshell: A vampire takes on a woman who is harboring secrets, and together they plot to do the unthinkable and break into an impenetrable prison First thing’s first: I’m loving this cover. Dead sexy.  I mean c’mon.   A man in a black trench coat, carrying a sword.  And a crazy ass gun.  Me likey. […]

Chaos Walking Trilogy by Patrick Ness

Every now and then a book comes along that is so amazing we just have to push it on other people to read.  This is what happened to me a few years ago when my Book Pimp handed me The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness. “It’s sooo good,” she says, “I was […]

Born of Shadows, by Sherrilyn Kenyon

Title: Born of Shadows (A League Novel, #4) Author: Sherrilyn Kenyon Redonk Nutshell: Two royals suspected of murder are forced to work together to save their lives – and end up falling for each other. Official Synopsis: Just when you think you have it all figured out, life belts you to the ground. And when […]

The League Series, Sherrilyn Kenyon

Sherrilyn Kenyon has a new book coming out later this month for her League Series. WHICH I LOVE. ! Sherrilyn Kenyon is one of the first romance/fantasy/paranormal authors I delved into when I started really getting into the genre. Her Dark Hunter Series is well known (think vampires mixed with a little greek lore). I […]

Grimspace by Ann Aguirre

Title: Grimspace Author: Ann Aguirre Redonk Nutshell: Kick ass space traveler gets her ass kicked by government conspiracy Official Synopsis: By all accounts, Sirantha Jax should have burned out years ago…As the carrier of a rare gene, Jax has the ability to jump ships through grimspace—a talent which cuts into her life expectancy, but makes […]