The Cylon Death Machine by Glen A Larson and Robert Thurston

The Cylon Death Machine book cover
Rating 4.0/10
Disappointing at best.

A vast and ancient starship probes the universe for the legendary lost planet "Earth."

Having watched the modern adaptation of the TV series with a sense of awe, I waited with bated breath for the books to arrive in my door to get sucked in, but I have to say it was disappointing at best. I found all the usual characters there: Boomer, Apollo, Starbuck, but they just seemed to lack the hook that the TV series had. This particular storyline was about a rescue mission (rescuing Starbuck and another junior member of the team) when they went to investigate what looked like a Cylon free zone. The two boys end up being captured and taken to a frozen planet where the Cylons were.

I had difficulty keeping track of what was going on and the story didn’t create a clear picture in my mind- like a movie playing.

Overall I would give this book a 4 out of 10.

This The Cylon Death Machine book review was written by

Amazon.co.uk logo Amazon.com logo

All reviews for: Battlestar Galactica

Have you read The Cylon Death Machine?

We've found that while readers like to know what we think of a book they find additional reader reviews a massive help in deciding if it is the right book for them. So if you have a spare moment, please tell us your thoughts by writing a reader's review. Thank you.

The Cylon Death Machine reader reviews

4/10 from 1 reviews

There are currently no reader reviews for this book. Why not be the first?

Write a reader review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on this book, it really makes a difference and helps readers to find their perfect book.

First name

Country where you live

Book

Your rating (out of 10)

Your review

More recommended reading in this genre

Looking for more suggestions? Try these pages:

Books of the Month

A selection of books - old and new alike - that were a joy to read.

Raithe, the God Killer, may have started the rebellion by killing a Fhrey, but long-standing enmities dividing the Rhunes make it all but impossible to unite against the common foe. And even if the clans can join forces, how will they defeat an enemy whose magical prowess renders them indistinguishable from gods?The answer lies across the...