Review: These Broken Stars

These Broken Stars

These Broken Stars is a beautifully written story of survival and love.

After reading the cover blurb, I was expecting the story to read very much like the Titanic disaster.  While the starship that Lilac and Tarver are on is very reminiscent of the Titanic (class divisions, opulence, lifeboat-like escape pods), the rest of the story moves forward into uncharted territory and is not just a regurgitation of history.

Once off of the Icarus, Lilac and Tarver must together face an unknown planet and rely on each other to survive. Continue reading