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Book Review: Star Trek Titan: Fallen Gods September 7, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TNG , comments closed

As the starship Titan continues its journey of exploration deep into the Beta Quadrant, the Andorian succession issue serves up an added complication in the midst of an already tricky mission in a dangerously unstable region of space as Michael A. Martin’s new novel “Fallen Gods” hits the ground running. The TrekMovie review below.

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Book Review: Star Trek: Typhon Pact – Raise The Dawn June 25, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,DS9,Review , comments closed

The second (and final) part of David R. George III’s new Typhon Pact duology is due to hits the bookstore shelves this week. TrekMovie’s Rob Lyons has already blazed through his copy, and has some thoughts to share. Check out the TrekMovie review of “Star Trek: Typhon Pact: Raise the Dawn” below.

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Book Review: John Scalzi’s ‘Redshirts’ June 14, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Great Links,Review , comments closed

The secrets of the Universal Union’s flagship are exposed as newbie crew members continue to die exquisitely meaningless deaths in John Scalzi’s new sci-fi sendup, “Redshirts”. It isn’t an official Star Trek novel, but the title gives it away as a Trek spoof. The TrekMovie review follows…
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Book Review: Star Trek: Typhon Pact – Plagues of Night June 7, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,DS9,Review , comments closed

Troubled waters (uh, space-lanes?) divide the Federation and its partners from the Typhon Pact. Can David R. George III bridge them in his new novel “Star Trek: Typhon Pact – Plagues of Night”? The Trek Movie Review follows.

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Watch: ‘Redshirts’ An Original Song & Music Video Tribute June 6, 2012

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books,Great Links,Music,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed

In honor of the release of his new novel "Redshirts" author John Scazli commissioned a special "Redshirts" song. And that song has been turned into a music video tribute to Star Trek’s honored crewman who laid down their lives so that the main cast can live on. Watch "Redshirts" the musical tribute below.

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Book Review: Star Trek Department of Temporal Investigations: Forgotten History May 20, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,DS9,Review,TAS,TNG,TOS , comments closed

Lucsly and Dulmur are running out of time in the fast-paced new novel from Christopher L. Bennett. Once again the Department of Temporal Investigation is on the case in the new Star Trek novel, “Forgotten History,” and for this outing they are dealing with the guy who has the biggest time travel rap sheet, James T. Kirk. The TrekMovie review follows.

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New Interactive Book To Tell Illustrated History Of Star Trek’s Federation May 15, 2012

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books , comments closed

One of the more exciting pieces of Star Trek non-fiction has been announced today. "STAR TREK Federation: The First 150 Years" is new officially licensed hardcover book that will cover history for the first 150 years of the United Federation of Planets. The book comes with bonus historical documents and an interactive electronic pedestal that includes a narration by George Takei. More details and images below.

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Book Review For ‘Storming Heaven’ – Final Book In Star Trek: Vanguard Series April 12, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed

After seven novels, four novellas, an SCE ebook, and an alternate universe take that engages the series, Star Trek: Vanguard has reached its conclusion. What awaits the reader on this final voyage into the Taurus Reach? Find out in the TrekMovie review…

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Book Review: Star Trek: That Which Divides March 20, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review , comments closed

The Library Computer is back with a brand new review of the latest Star Trek novel. This month provides us with a classic Trek adventure in Dayton Ward’s “That Which Divides," which revisits a classic episode (and mysterious race) while throwing in some Romulans and a few TAS character cameos. Find out how it all works out in the TrekMovie review.

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Book Review: Star Trek: The Rings of Time February 6, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed

James Kirk and Shaun Christopher command their respective spacecraft towards a somewhat persnickety appointment with quantum entanglement and merged destiny as Greg Cox’s "The Rings of Time" hits the shelves of a bookseller near you. Read the TrekMovie review below.

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Book Review: Star Trek Mirror Universe: Rise Like Lions January 2, 2012

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,DS9,Review,TNG , comments closed

Building on his previous Mirror Universe novel "The Sorrows of Empire", as well as the three MU anthologies ("Glass Empires", "Obsidian Alliances", and "Shards and Shadows" ), David Mack brings an entertaining and captivating story to life for fans of Star Trek’s darker side. Find out how it turns out the TrekMovie review of "Star Trek: Mirror Universe: Rise Like Lions".

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TrekIn2011: Best Star Trek Books & Comics December 30, 2011

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books,Comics,Review , comments closed

TrekMovie continues our 2011 retrospective today with a look at Star Trek on the printed page. We chose the best in books (fiction and non-fiction) and comic books (new stories, collections and covers). Find out what made the grade below.

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eBook Review: Star Trek: The Typhon Pact: The Struggle Within + Catchup Reviews & News On Typhon’s Future December 6, 2011

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,DS9,Review,TNG,VOY , comments closed

The Star Trek: The Typhon Pact cross-24th century series saga continues with the release of Christopher L. Bennett’s e-book novella “The Struggle Within.” TrekMovie reviews that below, plus we take the opportunity to catch up with mini-reviews of the four previously released Typhon Pact novels from late 2010/early 2011. There is also news on the next entries in the series coming in 2012.

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Book Review: Star Trek: Enterprise: The Romulan War: To Brave the Storm November 30, 2011

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,ENT,Review , comments closed

With Earth essentially left to its own devices, the Romulans begin, bit by bit, to set the stage for the end of the human race in Michael A. Martin’s second and final installment of The Romulan War mini-series. The TrekMovie review below.

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Book Review: Star Trek: Vanguard – What Judgments Come November 18, 2011

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed

Years after the conclusion of operations at Starbase Vanguard, reporter Tim Pennington manages to track down an elusive Diego Reyes and begins to piece together the final act of the Vanguard Saga in the penultimate novel of the Vanguard series, “What Judgments Come”. The TrekMovie review below.

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Watch: William Shatner Talks ‘Beam Me Up’, Dilithium, Economy, Celebrity & More On NYC Media Tour October 5, 2011

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books,Celebrity,Music,Shatner , comments closed

Star Trek’s original Captain Kirk has been in New York City for the last couple of days promoting his new book and CD. Bill spoke about "Beam Me Up" with GMA, the economy and Gold with the Wall Street Journal webcast, the Takei feud with Nightline, dilithium with Fox, and he even hangs with the ladies of The View. Watch the videos below.

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Video of the Day: William Shatner Is Iron Man (and He ‘Rules’) September 29, 2011

by TrekMovie.com Staff , Filed under: Books,Music,Shatner,Viral Video/Mashup/Images , comments closed

A new must-see video from William Shatner is going viral. It features Star Trek’s original Kirk recording take after take of "I Am Iron Man" for his new album Seeking Major Tom. Check it out below plus find out why Shatner is headed to The View next week.

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Book Review: Star Trek: A Choice of Catastrophes

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed

The evaluation of an abandoned planet by fourteen Enterprise crew members on two shuttlecraft; and the diversion of the mighty starship on – in essence – a milk run to supply a space station with medical supplies sounds innocuous enough, but Michael Schuster and Steve Mollmann present anything but in their new Star Trek novel, “A Choice of Catastrophes”. The TrekMovie review below.

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Retro-Books Review: The Yesterday Saga August 10, 2011

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Review,TOS , comments closed

Today TrekMovie begins a new series of periodic retro reviews of some classic Star Trek novels, so while we wait for the next new title we can look back on some of our favorites. The first entry will actually look at the two books of the "Yesterday Saga" by A.C. Crispin.    

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Book Review: Star Trek: Cast No Shadow July 29, 2011

by Robert Lyons , Filed under: Books,Feature Films (TMP-NEM),Review , comments closed

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country left a lot of open-ended questions. While there have been a few visits back to that "Lost Era" over the years, none have addressed the medium-term repercussions of the Khitomer Accords and the devastation wrought by the Praxis detonation. That all changes James Sawllow’s brand new novel "Star Trek: Cast No Shadow." The TrekMovie review is below.

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