Gallant Galactic Geeky Gift Guide 2020

Rejoice! It’s here! I am delighted to present this year’s Gallant Galactic Geeky Gift Guide, just in time for your holiday gift-giving needs.

Books for Sci-Fi Fans

Shameless plug! I write science fiction & fantasy, and The Questrison Saga® is my space opera series. The final Book Four arrives in late Spring 2021, so catch up on the series by getting the whole set now!

The Questrison Saga by J. Dianne Dotson: Heliopause, Ephemeris, and Accretion
The Questrison Saga by J. Dianne Dotson: Heliopause, Ephemeris, and Accretion

Heliopause: The Questrison Saga: Book One

Flashes of light. An unseen menace. Messages from the void. Secrets at the edge of the solar system that threaten to destroy the future.

Mandira Research Station beckons at the heliopause — the brink of interstellar space. After Forster sees flashes outside that no one else can, the captain of an incoming ship is attacked by an invisible foe. Forster and his enigmatic coworker Efron search for a missing daughter who might be the cause of it all. Can the team stop the force from taking over Mandira, and the entire solar system?

Ephemeris: The Questrison Saga: Book Two

Visions of doom. A growing evil. A new hero emerges as old alliances unravel.

Plucked from space and raised in a star-city of androids, impetuous Galla-Deia looks human but is not. Chosen to stop the dual threats of a galactic natural disaster and a malevolent alien entity, she must grow as a commander and gain the trust of both humans and non-humans alike. Unknown to her, the entity draws zealots to its cause, destabilizing interstellar order, and threatening all life in the galaxy.

An epic science fiction and fantasy tale with a rich array of characters and settings, Ephemeris: The Questrison Saga®: Book Two takes place before, during, and after Heliopause: The Questrison Saga®: Book One, and follows origins, convergences, and some familiar faces in The Questrison Saga®.

Accretion: The Questrison Saga: Book Three

Chaos in the galaxy. A gathering of forces, heroic against malevolent. A race to save or ensnare all civilizations from cataclysm and great evil.

In this penultimate installment of The Questrison Saga®, Galla-Deia and her team of humans and aliens must recruit telepaths to end the catastrophic Event. With refugees fleeing disaster and interstellar communications disrupted, trust in the galactic government falters. Destructive Paosh Tohon feeds upon the suffering caused by the Event, ever seeking its own telepathic forces to extend its reach. The heroes called Questri must draw upon latent powers and rely on both new and familiar allies to stop a galactic apocalypse.

Attack Surface by Cory Doctorow

The Faith Machine by Tone Milazzo

Embers of War series by Gareth L. Powell:

Embers of War

Fleet of Knives

Light of Impossible Stars

The Rubicon Saga by Cheryl Lawson:

We Are Mars

Storm At Dawn

Break the Dark

Books for Fantasy Fans

A Song Below Water by Bethany C. Morrow

Death’s Legacy by Dennis K. Crosby

Books for Horror and Thriller Fans

Ink by Jonathan Maberry

Little Secrets by Jennifer Hillier

Books for Younger Fantasy Fans

Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond Series by Sayantani DasGupta:

The Serpent’s Secret (hardcover)

Game of Stars (hardcover)

The Chaos Curse (hardcover)

His Dark Materials 3-Book Paperback Boxed Set: The Golden Compass; The Subtle Knife; The Amber Spyglass by Sir Philip Pullman

Poppy: Tales from Dimwood Forest series by Avi

Picture Books

Alice’s Magic Garden: Before the Rabbit Hole by Henry Herz

Cap’n Rex & His Clever Crew by Henry Herz

Non-fiction Books for All Ages

Grace Hopper: Queen of Computer Code (Volume 1) (People Who Shaped Our World) By Laurie Wallmark

Best American Science and Nature Writing 2020 (The Best American Series ®)

Space: A Visual Encyclopedia

The Sky Atlas: The Greatest Maps, Myths, and Discoveries of the Universe by Edward Brooke-Hitching

Board and Card Games

Labyrinth Board Game, The Goblins and Fireys Expansions and 2 Treasure Chest Buttons Bundle

Hasbro Gaming Trouble: Star Wars The Mandalorian Edition Board Game for Kids Ages 5 and Up

Star Trek Catan

Star Trek TNG FLuxx

Looney Labs Doctor Who FLuxx

Stonemaier Games Wingspan Game

Trekking The World: A World Travel Board Game Your Friends and Family Will Instantly Love

Geek Fashion

Star Wars: The Mandalorian The Child Holiday Sweater

Giant Robot Slippers

Never Trust an Atom, They Make Up Everything | Funny Science Unisex T-Shirt

Doctor Who Starry Night Classic T-Shirt

Star Trek: The Original Series Merry Trekmas Fleece Crewneck Sweatshirt

Star Trek: Picard Chateau Picard Vineyard Logo Women’s Tri-Blend Dolman T-Shirt

Star Trek: The Original Series Deltas Washable Face Mask

Star Trek: The Original Series Uniform Washable Face Masks- Pack of 3

Star Trek: Discovery Merry Trekmas Knit Sweater

Bubo the Owl (from Clash of the Titatns) T-Shirt

Toys

Forbidden Planet Robby The Robot Light & Sound Walking Toy, 15"

LEGO Minecraft The End Battle 21151 Ender Dragon Building Kit includes Dragon Slayer and Enderman Toy Figures for Dragon Fighting Adventures (222 Pieces)

Star Wars The Black Series The Mandalorian Toy 6" Scale Collectible Action Figure, Toys for Kids Ages 4 & Up

Doctor Who 13th Action Figure

Gifts for the Geeky Home

DC Comics Geeki Tikis — 15 oz Ceramic Mug — Batman

DC Comics Geeki Tikis — 15 oz Ceramic Mug — Wonder Woman

Doctor Who Tardis Mug | Official Square Shaped Ceramic Coffee Mug With Lid

Star Trek: Picard Chateau Picard Stemless Wine Glass

Star Trek: Picard Chateau Picard Wine Bundle

Star Trek: Picard Coat of Arms Picard Family Forever Beer Stein

Star Trek Klingon Drinking Team 20oz Ceramic Beer Stein

J. Dianne Dotson is a science fiction and fantasy author, science and content writer, and watercolorist. Learn more at jdiannedotson.com. @jdiannedotson

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