This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone #BookReview #SciFi

This is How You Lose the Time War

“This is How You Lose the Time War,” coauthored by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone is unlike any other science fiction novel I have ever read before. It is a time-spanning novel where two opposing secret agents are battling through time and space to destroy one another and thwart the plans of the opposition to alter the past to affect the future.

The story starts with an encrypted letter meant for the other to find. It is a taunt and attack. The next letter is a boast. As the correspondence continues what started as a rivalry turns into mutual respect. And what happens next is unthinkable.

The story between Red and Blue alternates each chapter as the letter and the response of these warring rivals. The language employed by the authors is rich and descriptive. It was a very well-written story that engages the reader throughout. It was a very fast read as it just over 200 pages.

It was a thoroughly enjoyable read and one I definitely recommend. Go get a copy of it on Amazon here.

– Jason

Disclaimer: I may earn a small commission for my endorsement, recommendation, testimonial, and/or link to any products or services from this website. Your purchase helps support my work shared here on my blog.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s