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Review of William F. Aicher’s “The Unfortunate Expiration of Mr. David S. Sparks”

Reviewer’s Notes: “The Unfortunate Expiration of Mr. David S. Sparks,” is a science-fiction thriller/cyberpunk novel by William F. Aicher. It was submitted to Peak Story Reviews by the author in exchange for an honest review. Aicher self-published the book in February 2018 to critical acclaim. Over the last 10+ years, Aicher has authored several well-received…

Featured Review: Anne Wheeler’s ‘Asrian Skies’

I can count on two hands how many times an author has really truly surprised me. Anne Wheeler is now on that list. I read “Asrian Skies” at the beginning of the year and again over the last few days. It was true on the first read and truer on the second: Wheeler surprised and delighted me,…

‘Dawn Among the Stars’ (Book 1 in The Starless Series) Review

I’ve been scouring science fiction shelves since I was six, desperately searching for female protagonists and semi-realistic, relatable stories. Over the years I’ve found a few that inspired or impacted me, but none as much as Dawn Among the Stars by Samantha Heuwagen. I just finished it and my initial reaction is, “I can’t wait…

‘Story Tale Podcast’/’Leaving Bordeaux’ Review – 5/5

As a huge science fiction and fantasy fan, I recognize the importance of short stories. They were largely responsible for the growth of SFF in the last century and bring to mind legendary authors like Isaac Asimov and stories like “I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream” by Harlan Ellison. Even so, lately I’ve…

First Book Review Coming 6/9/18

Hello! Thank you for stopping by and welcome to Peak Story Reviews! Book reviews will launch June 9, 2018 with the first novel in the Starless Series, Dawn Among The Stars by Samantha Heuwagen! More Info About Reviews A new book review will be posted about once per week and as new reviewers are added…