IIRC, Peter David has snuck in a few barbs at TV Trek over the years - mocking Neelix and Voyager at the start of New Frontier, and trashing Richard Arnold and Gene Roddenberry in Before Dishonor over the Vendetta/female Borg fiasco.
Allyn Gibson wrote:
My least favorite ST book of all time. Red Sector is way down there as well.
is appalling. Tim Lynch said that it "actively causes brain damage." I don't recognize any of the characters in the book.
Data fights Romulan ninjas. Let that sink in.
Terrible, terrible book that displays contempt for the audience.
I loved Red Sector, by far the best of the Double Helix series. I certainly detected no contempt.