When the Colonial Marines set out after their deadliest prey, the Xenomorphs, it’s what Corporal Hicks calls a bug hunt—kill or be killed. Here are fifteen all-new stories of such “close encounters,” written by many of today’s most extraordinary authors. Set during the events of all four Alien™ films, sending the Marines to alien worlds, to derelict space settlements, and into the nests of the universe’s most dangerous monsters, these adventures are guaranteed to send the blood racing— One way or another.
About the Author
Jonathan Maberry is the is the multiple Bram Stoker Award-winning author of Ghost Road Blues and the NYT bestselling author of Patient Zero.
“pretty entertaining and capture[s] the essence of the Alien franchise” - Entertainment Buddha
“fans of the Xenomorph universe owe it to themselves to add a copy of this book to your shelf” - Midroad Movie Review
“fans of Xenomorphs will likely snap this up as quickly as I did!” - Sciencefiction.com
“A solid collection of Aliens tales...If you’re a fan of the films, this is one to pick up. If you’re new to xenomorphs, read with the lights on.” Sci Fi Pulse
“an easy, fun read with plenty of references back to the movies, and something for fans of both the sci-fi heavy components and the horror-heavy parts of the films” borg.com
“If you are looking for a diverse collection of science fiction tales packed with suspense, action and interesting characters, this series of short stories is for you. I recommend ALIENS: Bug Hunt for anyone who is looking for a series of thrilling stories that capture the world of the Alien franchise with a fresh, new take” - GeekHard
“If you love Alien, the Colonial Marines and/or the universe they inhabit, this is a solid collection that'll keep you reasonably entertained through a few sittings” - Birth Movies Death
“takes some of the best talent in film spin-off series and sets them loose on the Xenomorphs” - FangirlNation.com
“I’m having a very hard time deciding which is my favorite...there are enough surprises to make every fan smile.” GeekDad.com
“There's a lot to love here, especially if you're an Aliens fan. If you liked the movie, what's your problem? You should love the movie. And if you loved the movie then you'll no doubt enjoy the book. Jonathan Maberry has put together a terrific bunch of stories” Horror Talk