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About Larry Ketchersid (55 Articles)
Author of two novels (Dusk Before the Dawn, Software by the Kilo) and one volume of non-fiction stories. CEO of a security software and services company; co-owner of JoSara MeDia, publisher of iPad apps, print and eBooks. Runner, traveler, Sharks fan, Rockets fan, Packers shareholder.

AUDIO REVIEW: The Adventures of Doc Savage

REVIEW SUMMARY: Radio theater meets the Man of Bronze in this remastered edition of NPR’s 1985 broadcast of two classic Doc Savage Stories. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: [...]

March 3, 2011 // 1 Comment

Who is Doc Savage? (A Doc Savage Primer)

When SF Signal asked if I was interested in reviewing the recently released re-mastered audio version of two Doc Savage radio adventures, I quickly agreed. Since reading the [...]

February 14, 2011 // 10 Comments

REVIEW: Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie

REVIEW SUMMARY: Revenge is a dish best served rare and bloody, with side dishes of complex characters that might be good, or bad, or actually flawed like real people. MY [...]

January 31, 2011 // 7 Comments

REVIEW: The Kensei by Jon F. Merz

REVIEW SUMMARY: The world needs balance, grasshopper, and when I need balance from the onslaught of the vampires of Twilight I will enjoy the martial arts, sword wielding [...]

December 23, 2010 // 3 Comments

REVIEW: Blade Dancer by S.L. Viehl

REVIEW SUMMARY: Ender’s Game meets Payback in this standalone novel of the Stardoc universe. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The death of her mother exposes Jory as a [...]

October 14, 2010 // 2 Comments

Donating Books for a Library in Kabul

This post is not about science fiction. Or is it? How out of this world is a 47 country NATO force in Afghanistan, situated at Northern Kabul Airport, working to bring about [...]

August 19, 2010 // 9 Comments

Technology: Looking Forward, Looking Back

SF Signal welcomes back Larry Ketchersid, whose new novel, Software by the Kilo, is now available. Purchasers of the book are also eligible to win cool freebies for a limited [...]

January 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Enemies & Allies by Kevin J. Anderson

Like most families, mine has a long history with both the DC and Marvel characters and universes. We’ve seen the movies, and, in addition, my now 18 year old son and I [...]

February 23, 2009 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

REVIEW SUMMARY: More a romance fantasy than science fiction, the bestselling author of the young adult Twilight vampire/werewolf series puts a slightly original romantic [...]

October 22, 2008 // 5 Comments

REVIEW: Sands of Oblivion

[NOTE: This is a guest review by blogger, author and ‘winner’ of our Sands of Oblivion contest, Larry Ketchersid. All opinions expresses herein are those of Larry [...]

April 18, 2008 // 5 Comments

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