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A Review of Walter Koenig’s Beaming Up and Getting Off: Life Before and Beyond Star Trek

Walter Koenig’s most recent book, Beaming Up and Getting Off: Life Before and Beyond Star Trek, is an expanded version of his earlier book Warped Factors, about eighty percent identical

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Fan Fiction: A Mem-Noir Review

The Story I Didn’t Know I Needed Fan Fiction: A Mem-Noir by Brent Spiner is a very curious book. It’s one part memoir, one part crime thriller, one part love story,

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The Chimes at Midnight: A Reflection on The Ashes of Tomorrow

The final episode of Deep Space Nine invited us to reflect upon “What You Leave Behind”. The Coda trilogy of novels does the same thing. The first and second books

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The End Begins in the First Book of the Coda Trilogy, Moments Asunder

“It’s the end of the world as we know it, and I feel fine…” – R.E.M. For the past twenty years, we have watched the Star Trek literary universe (or

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Twist of Faith book review

With the recent documentary What We Left Behind, viewers got to see the writers and creators of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine break down a hypothetical eighth season of that

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Humble Servant Leadership: A Reflection on Best Destiny’s Captain April

“Charge means responsibility, Jimmy, decisions. Maybe lives on your hands.” This is one of the life lessons that Captain Robert April passes down to troubled sixteen-year-old Jim Kirk in Diane

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Star Trek Sex Book Excerpt

Several months ago, I was approached about writing material and contributing to a new Star Trek-oriented website. Honestly, I was more than a bit skeptical, initially. Another Star Trek website? Is that what

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When the Battle’s Lost and Won: A Reflection on Coda Book I, Moments Asunder

As the final episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation taught us, all good things must come to an end. The continuity of the Star Trek novels is a very

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An Unsung Hero: Final Frontier‘s Captain April

Are you familiar with the first captain of the starship USS Enterprise? I don’t mean Captain Kirk, or Captain Pike, or even Captain Archer. I’m talking about Captain Robert April.

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Spock Must Die! book review

A THRILLING START TO ORIGINAL STAR TREK NOVELS Sometimes you find unexpected treasures when you least expect it. Recently, I visited the bookstore of my local library and found a

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