"[Hicks's] attention to detail, especially with regard to weaponry and tactical manoeuvres is first class and he clearly has a passion for this type of writing. ... fans of military sci-fi/horror shouldn't hesitate in picking this up." - Adrian Shotbolt, The Grim Reader
"No one gets away clean, the survivors and military suffer at every turn and I was on edge until the last sentence." - David Spell, The Scary Reviews
"From the Ashes is a fast-paced, quick read that vibrates with tension and I'd highly recommend it to sci-fi/thriller fans." - Teri Polen, author of Sarah
From the Author
"Extinction Cycle: From The Ashes by Michael Patrick Hicks is a must read for everyone out there who loved the 'Extinction Cycle Series'"
"I have read the Extinction Cycle series and this is an exciting..nay, outstanding...addition. The hope is palpable, as is the sense of devastation and at times I felt like crying as I read."
"A great story with non-stop action. I couldn't put it down. Well done!"
"This book was incredibly fast paced, action packed, thriller. I thought the writing was done very well and made it for an easy enjoyable read. Being from Detroit myself, I loved all the specific locations and accuracy."
"This was a good entry in the Extinction story line. Lots of action and good story telling. Showed how people change in a crisis and how some people can be better and worse. Worth the reading time. Well done."