2012 is on of Simon Petrie's top 3 books read for 2008. He says, I'd rate this offering, by Australian indie Twelfth Planet Press, as one of the year's strongest local offerings ... If you're seeking to convince someone that home-grown SF can be world-class, this is as good a place as any to start.
And Felicity Dowker reviews Angel Rising by Dirk Flinthart, saying Really, anyone who enjoys good science fiction, fantasy, adventure and even the samurai, ninja and battle tales of old will get a kick out of Flinthart’s novella. You’ll want to hunt down Flinthart’s other works when you finish Angel Rising – and I doubt you’ll be disappointed by your findings. Read the rest of the review here.