Into the Storm has ratings and reviews. Mr. Matt said: Matt Ready and the crew of the USS Walker are on the run from the Japanese when they fin. Into The Storm is the first book of the Destroyermen series of alternate history novels by Taylor Anderson. The main setting of the series is the four-stacker USS . In Into the Storm, the story begins during the Second Battle of the Java Sea. The USS Walker (DD) is a destroyer of the United.
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If you’re a World War II book kind of person but someone who tends to avoid science fiction, you might still give this book a closer look. Maybe I will read it one day, but at the moment I will allow the book to rest on my shelves without another companion from Taylor Anderson. Alternate universes are always a fascinating prospect.
It just felt good to read. I really liked the Forstchen series a lot so the similarties don’t bother me. This was hard to read, as it took me nearly one month to get through this book. Alternate world science fiction, and fairly decent. Third book in the series that was released in February Ben Mallory and his crew of two arrive in the PBY.
Into the Storm By Evan J. By the time I finished the book I’d decided that this is a 5 star read and that I really want to go right to the next in the season. Four stars out of five.
Realizing that the Grik can copy things, Reddy reminds everyone that they have to get Mahan back or destroy her. I absolutely enjoyed it as I haven’t enjoyed science fiction in a while.
After Walker helps with repairs to Salissathe two ships proceed toward Baalkpan. I like that some of the major characters are Lemurian and that we got to see things through their eyes every now and then. It’s all well done.
Into the Storm
Feb 20, C. As sea-fairing military thrillers go, this a solid read. It may take an anthropologist, or someone more expert with such things than myself, to know what is really going on here. I’d also point out that the Lemurians, even though they were not Human, did not reflect the same values and principles that the Human’s were trapped in and, that this was noticed in many ways and on different levels.
Into the Storm may ultimately be a book for fun diversion and is not presented as anything morebut the book also reveals an active mind at work during its creation; this is the only true trait I demand from authors as a reader.
We only get to know things from the crew’s perspective, so the lizard baddies are still alien to us at the end of This is a solid first book. I actually liked this. Worse still, shore parties are attacked by huge reptiles with big teeth and claws. Dec 13, Kyle rated it liked it Shelves: As I mentioned, I too want to find out what happens next If you’re a fan ofthis one is just as good.
Into the Storm (Destroyermen, book 1) by Taylor Anderson
Aside from the chief nurse, later chief medical officer, Lieutenant Sandra Tucker who is a very, very tough woman, which is a character type I can always appreciate and rememberDennis Silva, the gunner’s mate I thinkand Kaufman, the view spoiler [ eventually crazy hide spoiler ] Air Force captain, I can barely keep all the others straight in my head.
The story and the characters: I won’t spoil it because it comes at the end of the book. They meet new people, they fight new people, some live, some die.
Dec 12, Bob Milne rated it liked it. Articles to be expanded from August All articles to be expanded Articles using small message boxes. Want to Read saving…. Instead, they find a huge community of pagoda-like structures that have mostly been burned and piles of bones that they assume to be those of the former occupants.
In the middle of a heated battle, during which both Walker and Mahan are almost totally destroyed, they slip into a squall – and into someplace else entirely.
But there is a sense of exploration here, of going where no man or woman has gone before, and if only for that, I found this to be a relatively okay read.
The first one was better than I expected, so have been continuing the series. View all 3 comments. Yet the whole crew of the U. I made it about half way through before giving up on this one.
I’m planning to read something else first just because I’ve got it on my list and “such”. The things I liked: Dec 11, Trike rated it really liked it Shelves: The Grik are bad guys you can happily root against.