Crashdown: Roswell High Review Intro

In 1999 Pocket Books came out with a 10-book series by Melinda
named Roswell High. The series
followed three aliens and their human friends in Roswell
New Mexico. The aliens were the survivors
of the most famous crash site/alien conspiracy Roswell Crash of 1947. The book
series was such a hit that after just 5 books it was adapted into the Roswell
TV Series. 

I was in a book store looking for some good science fiction
to read and the stark black cover with a set of eyes looking over the Roswell
Logo just jumped out at me. I was sold on the cover alone. I read the book
and went back to the store and had them keep track of the series for me, every
month or two a new book came out and I was right there to get it.
I was addicted to this series, and thought how cool a TV
series would be, and after the 5th book The Intruder came out there
was a good 6-month gap until the 6th book The Stowaway came out.
During that time I thought “just my luck, they canceled the series.” I looked
it up online and was pleased to learn that not only was it going to continue,
but it was also being made into a TV series and done so by Number One himself
Jonathan Frakes!
Now while I love the TV series, nothing compares to the
original book series. Melina Metz created a world that was one of the most
fantastic I have ever had the pleasure to read. One day Kat Comic Uno was
talking about Roswell on her
channel and I contacted her about the book series and from that day the idea to
do this series was given birth.

This series is going to be a review of Roswell High, the
original book series. I will be reviewing one book a month for the 1st
five months and then taking a cue from the series and review one season of the
TV series each week before I return to review the final 5 books in the series.
I hope this series gets the interest of some of you to try the original book
series while there are similarities there are also huge differences. Perhaps
you can read and compare it along with me each month.
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2 Thoughts to “Crashdown: Roswell High Review Intro”

  1. I still promise you I will read the book series one day! The Tv show is too damn good. I read all the books connected to the show after the finale

    1. Jay

      Kat trust me if you think the TV show was good these book will BLOW YOUR MIND!

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