Happenstance by Phil Sheehan – Book Review

Happenstance by Phil Sheehan – Book ReviewHappenstance by Phil Sheehan
Published by WildBlue Press on June 11, 2019
Genres: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Techno-Thriller
Pages: 512
Format: Kindle, Paperback
Buy on Amazon


Unaware that it’s about to be thrust into the middle of a centuries-old cosmic conflict, Earth discovers an unknown object spotted near Pluto, followed by another on Mars. A team of experts on the maiden flight of a first-of-its-kind spaceship are sent to investigate.

Sabotage threatens the mission and the security of the United States as the president and his advisors search for solutions. With enemies on fronts both terrestrial and otherwise, the stakes soon become apparent to a nation embroiled in a conflict unlike anything it has faced before.

Far from Earth, Major Blake Thompson and his specialized SEAL team investigate the strange objects. As the nature of the threat is uncovered and the stakes continue to mount, they risk everything to prevent the world from a catastrophic level of destruction that would change the course of humanity forever. Yet even if they succeed, at what cost?

Purchase “Happenstance by Phil Sheehan” today!

Happenstance by Phil Sheehan


Happenstance by Phil Sheehan is a must read – 5 star, science fiction – techno thriller story filled with twists and turns, excitement, action, adventure and a thrilling thought-provoking storyline with a unique concept and plot. Readers will not be able to put this book down – guaranteed!

A whirlwind of events and a multi-layered plot that creates unexpected challenges after a highly-trained Navy SEAL, Blake Thompson, and his skilled team of professionals are brought in to investigate. When unknown objects are spotted in two separate areas of the solar system, questions arise – could they be related? A bold journey on a newly designed spaceship begins, but is immediately threatened with issues not only to the team, but to the U.S. and possibly human existence itself.

With twists and turns around every corner, Happenstance takes its readers on an exciting and wild ride never once slowing down, but instead picking up momentum at every turn of the page. In Happenstance, Author, Phil Sheehan has done a remarkable job, packing it to the gills with thrilling and daring scenarios along with action and adventure. Truly an impressive novel that was tough to put down. This gripping sci-fi/techno thriller pays close attention to every detail with vivid and impressive descriptions of each new scene it presents.

I thoroughly enjoyed Happenstance, it kept me fully interested and engaged with an exciting storyline. And it doesn’t take a huge science fiction buff to appreciate how great this story really is. The characters became well developed throughout the book with meaningful and significant issues that could be relatable to all. I also liked getting to know the complex personalities of each individual. Happenstance by Phil Sheehan is a very thought provoking story, Artisan Book Reviews definitely recommends it and we can’t wait for a sequel!

Don’t miss out on this original, engaging and outstanding science fiction – techno thriller novel!

Reviewed by Beatrix Bloom for Artisan Book Reviews

Purchase Happenstance by Phil Sheehan today!Alt="artisan book reviews & marketing"




  1. This book review for Happenstance is written very well. I received ABR’s email suggesting this book. I am getting this one. It sounds like a great read! Thanks artisan book reviews for all you do for authors and readers like me. This is one heck of a great book and readers site.

  2. This book sounds great according to the synopsis and review. I will be getting this one. I love sci-fi and techno thrillers. I am a regular to your site and a subscriber. When I got your email about this book, I had to check it out. Glad I did, sounds like a fascinating read!

Leave a Reply

(Enter your URL then click here to include a link to one of your blog posts.)