Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord by Van Allen Plexico.pdf (USD-0.00)Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord by Van Allen Plexico.epub (USD-0.00)Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord by Van Allen Plexico.doc (USD-0.00)Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord by Van Allen Plexico.txt (USD-0.00)Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord by Van Allen Plexico.mobi (USD-0.00)
Have you ever had a book you weren’t sure you would like, but then once you started reading it, you couldn’t put it down?
That’s what happened with the first volume of Van Allen Plexico’s Sentinels series. I’ve known this author’s name for a very long time, had it come up many times in the writing circles I run in. But until now, I’d never read anything of his. And despite all the positive reviews about the Sentinels series, I was a bit gunshy.
You see, when it comes to original superheroes, it re
What do you get when you combine pulp-style fiction and superheroes? A tale that doesn’t take itself too seriously and yet manages to entertain on the same campy level as a Bruce Campbell film. Think the campiness of Army of Darkness and you’ll have a good idea what Plexico’s world of super heroes is like. (This is a compliment, because I absolutely love Bruce Campbell).
Sentinels: When Strikes the Warlord starts off in a world very much like our own. Lyn Li is a college student who harbors a spe
*Pulp Warning* All my e-reading skews towards e-pulp. So do my reviews. Reader beware 🙂 *Pulp Warning*
Overall: 4 stars (Recommended)
The first book in the Sentinels series is everything it claims to be: old school comic book storytelling but in this old school prose stuff. And it’s a lot of fun. A must read for old school comic readers and a lot of fun for anyone who likes to read about people in figure-hugging costumes punching robe-clad people who like to plot the end of the world.
Pacing and A