The Orbital Sword
By The Orbital Sword
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A book review podcast looking at books in the SciFi/Fantasy Genre. Your hosts, Scott, David, and Jim explore both classic and modern works in Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature.
||CleanEp: 17 Caliban’s War||The Orbital Sword crew headed into the reading room and had a good discussion on a book that all three of the crew enjoyed. Join David, Scott, and Jim for their review of Caliban’s War by James S.A. Corey, the second installment of the Expanse ser||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 16: Running with the Demon||Greetings! Welcome to the Orbital Sword! David, Scott and Jim are pleased to bring you their thoughts on the very first book in the Shannara saga, Running with the Demon by Terry Brooks. Set in the modern era,||8/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 15: Leviathan Wakes||Welcome, once again, aboard the Orbital Sword! In the episode, David, Scott, and Jim read and discuss the Leviathan Wakes, The 2012 Hugo Award and Locus Award nominated novel. This is the first in a series by James S.A. Corey.||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 14: The Genesis of Shannara: Armageddon’s Children||Once again, David, Scott, and Jim gather in the reading room aboard the Orbital Sword to bring you their latest episode as they look closely at Terry Brooks’ Armageddon’s Children, the first of the Genesis of Shannara trilogy.||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 13: The Wise Man’s Fear||David, Scott, and Jim once again board the Orbital Sword and occupy the reading room to discuss their latest reading adventure. This time, they look closely at the second book of Patrick Rothfuss’ very popular Kingkiller Chronicles: The Wise Man’s||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp: 12 The Name of the Wind||Greetings! Welcome aboard the Orbital Sword. On this episode, we delve into the world of Fantasy as we review Patrick Rothfuss’ Name of the Wind. David, Scott, and Jim take you through the text and explore what appeals to them and what does not.||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 11: Fahrenheit 451||The Orbital Sword takes off once again to read and discuss a classic Sci-Fi novel by celebrated author Ray Bradbury. Join David, Scott, and Jim as they enter the reading room to discuss Fahrenheit 451, a story about firemen who start rather than put o||1/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 10: Inheritance||Greetings! Join the crew of the Orbital Sword as David, Scott, and Jim take a close look at the fourth book in Christopher Paolini’s Inheritance Cycleseries, which also happens to be entitled Inheritance. Your crew will look at the important aspect||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 09: Star Wars: Thrawn||Join the crew of the Orbital Sword in the ship’s library to discuss Thrawn by Timothy Zahn. How does one rise to power in the Empire? Well, with ambition and political savvy! Thrawn is loaded with political intrigue, epic battles,||10/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp 08: Brisingr||Greetings and welcome aboard the Orbital Sword. In this episode, David, Scott, and Jim look at Brisingr by Christopher Paolini. As they have worked through the books to this point, it becomes apparent that Paolini’s writing has matured as well as||9/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I got hooked listening to Dune Sage Podcasts. Transitioned to the new show. I listen to every episode even if I don’t read the book. Keep up the great work.
I was so happy to find out you guys had a different podcast after listening to the dune podcast.... you guys should try neuromancer out for a good sci fi Book! Love the podcast keep it going