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Book Title: Jexter Bladebrace & The Exalted Kingdom by Jamie Smartkins
Category: YA Fiction (Ages 13-17), 103 pages
Genre: Sci-fi and fantasy
Publisher: Olympia Publishers(UK)
Release date: Jan 27, 2022
Format available for review: ebook (MOBI for Kindle, PDF)
Tour dates: Jan 16 to Jan 27, 2023
Content Rating: G. My book is for general audience. This book is for science fiction and fantasy book lover.
"Far and away one of the finest books of 2022. If I had the only vote, this would be in a book of the year category. Brilliantly written. Fans of graphic novels will love this book. Fans of simply fun adventures will love this book. If you want to enjoy reading a book again, buy this book. A brilliant book that needs to be a template for all YA writers in the world." - N. N. Light's Book Heaven, 5-stars on Amazon.
"This novel is rich in creative ideas, including the introduction of alien race that swoops in to help those in need...This whole book is clearly a labor of love by its author, offering an interesting science fiction tale for anyone to enjoy." - US Review of Books
"Jexter Bladebrace and the Exalted Kingdom is a fun jaunt for a science fiction novel and would be best for middle-grade readers. Smartkins sets up a promising premise with lots of action in this easy-to-read novel. Readers who are looking for an entertaining, light read will enjoy this story." - The Book Review Directory
"...a well-written and well-developed story with unique characters that jump off the pages while reading. A short book that makes it perfect for reading in a day or two... great for those who are under the age of twelve but also for sci-fi buffs! Highly recommend it." - author Catherine Townsend-Lyon, 5-stars on Amazon.
"I loved this fast paced novel that took a whole different route from the usual post-apocalyptic tale. The well developed characters and plot was a pleasure to read." - Bookshelf Adventures Blog
In the year 2080 AD, the asteroid Ominoulada strikes the Earth, shaking the planet.
Jexter Bladebrace finds himself stranded on an island. The spaceship Spectrovor arrives to help the Earthlings. Joining one hundred survivors on the island where Spectrovor lands, Jexter, Shelly and Mac try to prevent their island from sinking into the ocean.
The Spectropeans from Spectrovor suggest an alliance with the Earthlings, whereby they will save them by turning them into humphibians, a life form which can survive on land as well as in water. The humphibians take refuge in a sunken ship and learn to live on the demolished planet Earth, exploring and finding new places.
But when they find another planet, a reflection of the Earth, their lives take a drastic turn.
Can Jexter, Shelly and Mac salvage the future of the Earthlings?
Meet the Author:
Jamie Smartkins is an Indian sci-fi fantasy writer and blogger. After having over a decade of experience in the software industry, Jamie moved into the world of writing. He is also a voracious reader, avid music lover and winner of several quiz and dance competitions. Jamie started writing fantasy stories as he believes creative art in any genre is the ultimate form of abstract science. He loves studying palmistry, astrology and foreign languages during his spare time.
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Book Title: A Measure of Serenity by Bryan Prosek
Category: YA Fiction (Ages 13-17), 368 pages
Genre: YA Science Fiction
Publisher: CamCat Books
Release date: November 2022
Formats Available for Review: print - softback (USA only), audiobook (Book Funnel download), and ebook (EPUB, PDF, Book Funnel download)
Tour dates: Nov 21 to Dec 16, 2022
Content Rating: PG. There aren't any graphic scenes, and no strong language.
A million thoughts, but only one right thing to do.
Eighteen-year-old Serenity Ashdown has a brilliant mind: she counts, calculates, and analyzes everything, all the time. Awkward. When her father suddenly disappears, Serenity follows his trail to a parallel dimension. The feds on the other side claim to want to help her go home, if she helps them reconstruct the right codes for the portal between worlds. But it’s soon clear they want something more: a gateway for invasion, because this version of Earth is dying.
When Serenity learns that her alter-ego was killed in battle, she assumes “the other Serenity’s” identity and uses her unique abilities to lead the resistance in a mortal fight against the tyrannical super-government that is poised to invade her universe. Serenity has no idea how to be someone she’s not, but she has to try—or she may not have a home to return to.
Meet the Author:
Bryan Prosek is a science fiction writer and business attorney. Along with his debut The Brighter the Stars and the forthcoming A Measure of Serenity, he has published books and articles in legal trade journals and magazines. When he isn’t writing or practicing law, you can probably find him watching science fiction movies or television shows. He loves the big screen and the small screen. There’s a good chance that he’ll be watching one of the numerous Star Trek movies or series, but he could be watching anything from Guardians of the Galaxy to The Conjuring.
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