One Day on Mars Author:Travis S. Taylor It's 24 on Mars: a nonstop futuristic thrill-ride, all in one day, through the critical events which were the breaking point for the underclass of Martian citizens and precipitated a revolution to break the Martian colonists free from the formidable Sol System government. The formerly red planet--now in danger of again becoming red, blood red--w... more »ould never be the same, nor would the human race. It was one day that changed the course of history for the Solar System, raging from hand-to-hand combat to piloted armored mecha suits clashing to an enormous space battle, with dedicated heroes on both sides of the conflict wondering if they were doing the right thing--and if they would live to see another day. And wondering, as well, if the spark of this new war, that would eventually reach across whole star systems, would bring them peace One Day on Mars.« less
Well, I thought I'd enjoy this more than I actually did -- I learned about the author from reading the "Looking Glass/Vorpal Blade" series by John Ringo and T.S. Taylor. But Taylor is obviously the science geek in that friendship, and it really overflows in this book. So many acronyms, obscure terms -- kinda got overwhelming. Plus the "big twist" seemed very forced. I think this book could've benefited from Ringo's writing skill.