BARNSTORMERS Book One
The Adventures of Kiki and Bridget
By Matthew Bieniek
Available at Amazon
We are always delighted with New Pulp writers like Matthew
Bieniek self-publish. The opportunities available to creators today are
wonderful. This new series follows the flying adventures of two college chums,
Kristina “Kiki” Hansen and Bridget Doyle who, shortly after World War One, are
recruited by a group known as the International Criminal Police Organization.
Think of it as precursor to Interpol.
What with their flying skills, the ICPO has the duo hunting
a foreign agent known only as The Belgian. Apparently this criminal mastermind’s
goal is to subvert any and all new flying advancements for his own purposes.
What with air travel gradually becoming economically lucrative, it is clear The
Belgian hopes to establish his own corporate flying enterprise and he will do
anything to achieve his goal.
Thus Kiki and Bridget find themselves going from one
aircraft manufacture to the next in their constant attempts to both uncover and
foil their nemesis’ plans at the risk of their own lives. The girls are two of
the most likeable pulp heroes ever devised and Bienek puts them through their
aviation paces. In fact as a tribute to the old movie serials, many of the
chapters in this first book close on a cliffhanger wherein one or both of the
ladies is within minutes of doom. Honestly, we loved every single one of these
melodramatic moments to the max.
“Barnstormers – Book One – The Adventures of Kiki and Bridget” is available at Amazon in paperback and on Kindle. If you like spills and thrills, and spunky dames who know how to fight, you do not want to miss this one.