Dark Enemy, Book 5 in the Host Saga, is a fast-paced, action-packed science fiction story that features a phenomenal inter-galactic conflict and great characters. The Van Childs who reluctantly became a beacon of hope for the people of Earth early in the series has changed. He is now a man who is sure of himself and knows that his responsibilities. Now that there is a bigger threat than ever from the Arkon, he knows the pressure is on him ten-fold. Is he going to make this work? Can he handle the responsibility of humanity’s survival? Read and see!
"Intricately woven to grab your attention, Dark Enemygrabbed my attention from the get-go and would not let me put it down until Ifinished it . . . The pace is just perfect, it is fast enough to keep the storygoing but not too fast that you lose where you are and what is happening. Theauthor has done a wonderful job of creating a richly detailed and believableuniverse with characters that are real. Incredible and entertaining!"
Rabia Tanveer for Readers' Favorite, 5 Stars
". . . The intrigue in the plot builds gradually, butwhen it hits, it becomes a real rollercoaster of action and tension for therest of the novel, so there's a really nice balance of character developmentfor the series and all-out sci-fi military warfare to keep readers fascinated.Overall, Dark Enemy is a highly recommended science fiction novel for fans ofthe series so far: you won't be disappointed by Van Childs's latest endeavors."
K.C. Finn for Readers' Favorite, 5 Stars
"I was pulled in from the beginning by the beautifulprose and its fluidity . . . Dark Enemyis deftly plotted and the writing is highly descriptive, allowing readers toeasily imagine the action and where it takes place. It features pulsatingaction, well-crafted scenes, and a setting that is transporting. The author'sgift for plot and character comes out neatly in this novel."
RuffinaOserio for Readers' Favorite, 5 Stars
"I found Dark Enemy by Michael J Farlow to be a thoroughly enjoyable read,combining elements of adventure, excitement, danger, intrigue, and love into acomplex, yet clearly painted picture of hope for the future . . . This is anadventure that will immerse you in a dynamic world of wonder and futurepossibilities as you chart an uncertain course through the dangers of unknownspace."
Steven Robson for Readers' Favorite, 5 Stars
". . . The balance of intrigue and humor is perfect and the storyline hassome really well-plotted machinations to thrust it forward. To me, Farlow'sstrength lies in his talent for character development and description . . . Thisis classic science fiction with modern themes and great writing that I'drecommend to those who enjoy the genre."
Asher Syed for Readers' Favorite 5 Stars