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Death's Angel (Star Trek Adventures #15)

3.43  ·  Rating Details ·  201 Ratings  ·  14 Reviews
When ambassadors on a sensitive Federation diplomatic mission are murdered one by one, Kirk and Spock realize they are dealing with a being of seemingly supernatural abilities. Now the entire crew of the Enterprise is at the mercy of this mysterious, self-proclaimed Angel of Death, which the most sophisticated Star Fleet technologies are powerless to stop.
Published (first published 1981)
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Michael Hanscom
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Mike McDevitt
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It's 'Journey To Babel' on a bigger budget with ambassadors from every phylum and species: lobsters, pandas, kitties, snakes. I love 'J To B', so well done. It's a murder mystery, Sarek is back, and so is a severe, driven Mary Sue from (essentially Section 31) the SSD. She's a beautiful multiracial black-clad judge, jury and executioner with a failing term marriage. She seems rational, so I preferred her to Ms. Sky's other Mary Sue, the Vulcan hater in 'Vulcan!'.

The unstoppable killer w
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Tim Ristow
Oct 12, 2016 Tim Ristow rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Starts out ok but really drops off about a third of the way through when Sky introduces her female security character. That character takes over most of the storyline at that point and - worst of all - is just not interesting. The cast of Trek regulars plays second fiddle to her, which is a shame because the story does start with promise and I was starting to get drawn in to it. Its a shame. I pity Sky's view of her own gender as she has a tendency to create females characters that are just plai ...more
Denise Dion
This book was written in 1981. I bought this book when I was probably in my early 20's. I didn't remember a thing about it. Now 20 years later I picked it up and read it...and loved it. I think the author did a great job with the character Col Elizabeth Schaffer. She is tough as nails, strong capable, doesn't take any shit from anyone. Plus she stands toe to toe with the Captain.

This book is 30 years old, and you can scream Mary Sue all you want but to have her husband as the insecure spouse wa
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Rich Meyer
Jan 31, 2016 Rich Meyer rated it did not like it
Shelves: read-in-2015
Awful Trek novel; bland new characters, poor use of actual Star Trek characters, and an incredibly bland and logic-less mystery, added to a brand new division if Star Fleet that's apparently been secret forever. And Jim Kirk decides to get married. Just...blech.
Joe Davoust
Mar 21, 2014 Joe Davoust rated it really liked it
This book reads like an episode of the animated series. Lots of crazy alien ambassadors that special effects crews of a the sixties live action series couldn't make. Well written and if you like the TV show, you'll like this book.
Bev
Apr 28, 2011 Bev rated it it was ok
Just for the record...my edition is ISBN: 0553246372; published by Bantam in 1984. However, whoever entered that edition into GoodReads screwed up the entry.
Charles
Mar 28, 2009 Charles rated it really liked it
A good one. My copy has a much better cover, an hourglass with the Enterprise inside and Death looking on from the background.
J.D.
Dec 29, 2014 J.D. added it
oh, last of Bantam Books ST novels. Somehow it's one of rare ST books I didn't want to come to light... I hated it. Simply put, no stars.
Troy Beals
Aug 28, 2011 Troy Beals rated it it was amazing
Excellent book. Not as dark and morbid as the title implies. One problem is there is a relationship issue between one of the main characters and her husband that I found unnecessary.
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Jul 22, 2009 Randy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Decent novel involving plant spores that rob you of dreaming.
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