“The Subjugate is a compelling seat-of-the-pants murder mystery and a fascinating inquiry into good and evil and the possibility of redemption.”– The Guardian
“There have been some great science fiction crime/thriller novels this year. The Subjugate stands at the top of the mix.”– Reviews and Robots
"This new book combines convincing near-future forecasting with great characters and a police-procedural murder mystery with some neat twists and turns to achieve full page-turner status.”– Locus Magazine
“Extraordinarily well-written and tense as hell towards the end, 'The Subjugate' is a novel that will stay with me for some time.”– Pop Culture Bandit
"Bridgeman does not just build up her characters, but punishes them, and the thrills are all the more visceral for that."– Aurealis Magazine
"Incredibly vivid and bursting with tension."– Oz Noir
"Wonderful Space Opera."– Mara, Amazon.com
"Incredibly intense slow-burn sci-fi;Event Mechanics
akin to the tension in Alien compared to Aliens"
"A story of deep human prejudice and triumph nicely– Reviewer, Amazon.com
wrapped up in an alien intervention in an
archetypal small town."
"A fantastic combination of suspense, love and terror"– Jessica (Goodreads)
"This is the kind of smart scary story that gives me a book hangover. I recommend you pick up a copy and get ready for the ride."– West Coast Book Reviews
"Loved it from start to finish. Such an entertaining story that reflects an understanding of how fickle we can be when others seem different to us."– Scott, Amazon.com.au