Anna Butler

Anna Butler Guest Post

Anna Butler Guest Post

Here be Dragons. Or Lions. Take Your Pick I have a reading habit that some people might find deplorable. The end of the Victorian era and the years up to the First World War were rich in novels that formed a genre to themselves: imperialist adventure stories. They were tales about the big empty spaces on the world map, the unexplored centres of continents and vast countries (Africa, China, the…
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The Chains of Their Sins Release Day

The Chains of Their Sins Release Day

Title: The Chains of Their Sins (Taking Shield #4) Author: Anna Butler Publisher: Wilde City Press Release Date: February 13, 2016 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: 260 Reviewed by: Kristin Blurb: Shield Captain Bennet arrives on the Gyrfalcon to take up his final year’s posting before returning to the Shield Regiment after his rotation out. On the Gyrfalcon he faces up to the fallout from Makepeace—ethical, political and above all,…
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The Chains of Their Sins (Taking Shield #4)

The Chains of Their Sins (Taking Shield #4)

Title: The Chains of Their Sins (Taking Shield #4) Author: Anna Butler Publisher: Glass Hat Press Release Date: February 13, 2016 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: ~260 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Shield Captain Bennet arrives on the Gyrfalcon to take up his final year’s posting before returning to the Shield Regiment after his rotation out. On the…
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Makepeace (Taking Shield #3)

Makepeace (Taking Shield #3)

Title: Makepeace (Taking Shield #3) Author: Anna Butler Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 6, 2016 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: ~250 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 1 flames out of 5 Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5 Blurb: Returning to duty following his long recovery from the injuries he sustained during the events recounted in Heart Scarab, Shield Captain Bennet accepts a tour of duty in Fleet as flight…
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Heart Scarab (Taking Shield #2)

Heart Scarab (Taking Shield #2)

Title: Heart Scarab (Taking Shield #2) Author: Anna Butler Publisher: Self Published Release Date: July 22, 2015 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: 300 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: In Heart Scarab, set more than a year and a half after Gyrfalcon, Shield Captain Bennet’s company is on a planet in imminent danger of being overrun by the Maess.…
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Gyrfalcon (Taking Sheild #1)

Gyrfalcon (Taking Sheild #1)

Title: Gyrfalcon (Taking Shield #1) Author: Anna Butler Publisher: Self Published Release Date: February 18, 2015 Genre(s): Science Fiction Page Count: 317 Reviewed by: Kristin Heat Level: 2 flames out of 5 Rating: 4 stars out of 5 Blurb: Earth’s last known colony, Albion, is fighting an alien enemy. In the first of the Taking Shield series, Shield Captain Bennet is dropped behind the lines to steal priceless intelligence. A…
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