Janell's Reviews > The Rowan

The Rowan by Anne McCaffrey
Rate this book
Clear rating

by
1635254
's review
Jan 14, 10

Read in January, 2010

An organization of telepaths help transport goods from planet to planet with the help of their minds. When a hostile race of aliens try to invade, the telepaths must use their talents to save the human race. This series from Anne McCaffrey has always been a favorite of mine and I've been in the mood to reread the books again.

Since it has been several years since I read these, I found there was quite a bit I had forgotten. Her style of writing is a bit choppier than I remembered and there were certainly several holes in the story. Not actually too surprising since that's a common problem with scifi or fantasy. It's also true that when you read a book for the second time, you sometimes tend to be a little more analytical. I had expected to give this book at least 4 stars but ended up with only 3 stars. I still enjoyed the basic outline of the story very much, however, just struggled a little with the descriptions and writing style.

This is the first of five books.
Likeflag

Sign into Goodreads to see if any of your friends have read The Rowan.
Sign In »

No comments have been added yet.