Monday, May 23, 2022
Under Fortunate Stars by Ren Hutchings
This is my post during the blog tour for Under Fortunate Stars by Ren Hutchings . Under Fortunate Stars is a timey wimey space opera for lovers of Star Trek and Firefly. This blog tour is organized by Lola's Blog Tours and the tour runs from 10 till 23 May. You can see the tour schedule here: http://www.lolasblogtours.net/blog-tour-under-fortunate-stars- by-ren-hutchings Under Fortunate Stars By Ren Hutchings Genre: Science Fiction Age category: Adult Publisher: Rebellion Publishing Release Date: 10 May 2022 Blurb: Two Ships. One Chance To Save The Future. Fleeing the final days of the generations-long war with the alien Felen, smuggler Jereth Keeven’s freighter the Jonah breaks down in a strange rift in deep space, with little chance of rescue—until they encounter the research vessel Gallion, which claims to be from 152 years in the future. The Gallion’s chief engineer Uma Ozakka has always been fascinated with the past, especially the tale of the Fortunate Five, who ended the war with the Felen. When the Gallion rescues a run-down junk freighter, Ozakka is shocked to recognize the Five's legendary ship —and the Five's famed leader, Eldric Leesongronski, among the crew. But nothing else about Leesongronski and his crewmates seems to match up with the historical record. With their ships running out of power in the rift, more than the lives of both crews may be at stake... Links: - Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/59365820-under-fortunate-stars - Bookbub: - Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Under-Fortunate-Stars-Ren-Hutchings-ebook/dp/ B09SVVVXKR/ - B&N: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/under-fortunate-stars-ren-hutchings/1140376610 - Waterstones: https://www.waterstones.com/book/under-fortunate-stars/ren-hutchings/ 9781786185921 - Bookshop: https://uk.bookshop.org/books/under-fortunate-stars/9781786185921 - Rebellion Publishing: https://rebellionpublishing.com/product/under_fortunate_stars/ About the Author: Ren Hutchings is a speculative fiction writer, writing mentor, and history grad. She spent most of the past decade working in game dev while also plotting twisty space novels. She loves pop science, unexplained mysteries, 90s music, collecting outdated electronics, and pondering about alternate universes. Ren always drafts out of order, and almost everything she writes ends up involving a dash of time travel. Author links: - Website: https://www.renhutchings.com/ - Twitter: https://twitter.com/voidcricket - Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/voidcricket/ - Newsletter: https://landing.mailerlite.com/webforms/landing/h4y0z3 Giveaway There is a tour wide giveaway for the blog tour of Under Fortunate Stars. One winner wins a paperback copy of Under Fortunate Stars. Open International. For a chance to win, enter the rafflecopter below: a Rafflecopter giveaway My Take: If you like multiple timelines and great characters then you are in for a treat with this book. Two shps out of their time lines and one ends up saving the other. This is a good story that will satisfy your sci fi cravings. I received a review copy from Lola Blog Tours and was not required to leave a positive review.