Review: Aftershocks (Ice Planet Barbarians #8.5) by Ruby Dixon

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Aftershocks Book Cover Aftershocks
Ice Planet Barbarians #8.5
Ruby Dixon
Science Fiction Romance
September 16th 2016


On the day the world shook, everything changed for the barbarian tribe. This short story goes back to the event and gives additional insight. How do Rukh and Harlow fare through the disaster? How does the chief handle the destruction of everything he’s ever known?

This short story is a slice of life and intended to be read after Barbarian’s Taming. It is NOT a stand alone. It is, however, intended to provide extra character insight for those who want to visit the ice planet for a little bit longer.


These novellas in the Ice Planet Barbarians series are for fans that like the series. Reading the novellas that go along with the series, add to the characters and world.

Aftershocks does not stand alone, you do need to read it in the order which is between Barbarian’s Taming and Barbarians’ Heart.

The novella follows the horrendous event that happened in the last book and it’s a bit heartbreaking to read. We get snippets of survival (POV’s) from these characters: Rukh and Harlow, Vektal and Georgie, and Pashov and Stacy. It’s not a full story, just a speak in time with these characters and how they are handling the changes.

I had a nice time reading.

Rated: 3 Stars

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I'm an outdoor sun loving reader living near San Fransisco. I’m a mother, wife, animal & book lover. I'm the owner, reviewer & mind behind Angel’s Guilty Pleasures. My favorite animals are horses & dogs. As for reading I love all things paranormal & urban fantasy & my favorite shifters are dragons.

6 comments on “Review: Aftershocks (Ice Planet Barbarians #8.5) by Ruby Dixon

  1. This is an author I need to read. Thanks for the review! Anne – Books of My Heart
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    • I hope you enjoy whenever you get around to trying her and this series. Thank’s for visiting.

  2. Novellas are tricky…
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    • They can be hit or miss and some you have to read in order of the series. Thank’s for visiting.

  3. Great review and book introduction angela!! Shared on all my socials!!??

    • Thank you!