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The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi
" Explaining science or physics, such orbital mechanics or genetic engineering ( the former of which the author does not do and the latter of which the ...more "
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
" Ravenclaw26 wrote: "Pedophilic vibe? I don't think so. The nudity was neccessary, as explained by the commentors before me. I'd also like to add that ...more "
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Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
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Old Man's War by John Scalzi
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Pretty bad stuff. Reads like an episode of the ever cheesy Stargate.
The Last Colony by John Scalzi
" Scalzi makes a decent living off his blogs I'm sure and Androids Dream was the first novel he wrote. Other than that I would call this an insightful r ...more "
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The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi
The Ghost Brigades (Old Man's War, #2)
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2010
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Star Strike by Ian Douglas
" Hey this book here is some great space opera. In fact it's so great that I totally forgot the title and much of the novel. Oops! No disrespect Mr. Kei ...more "
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Star Corps by Ian Douglas
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The staples of military science fiction don't really fit my tastes. This I discovered while reading yet a third author who included the very same pet peeves that had me lambasting the last two authors I'd read in the genre. I should have known when ...more
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Path of Destruction by Drew Karpyshyn
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Had this book not already been produced in the form of a comic I would have been much more impressed than I am. Karpyshyn's pacing is enjoyable but then one has to wonder exactly how much of the book he's actually responsible for. A solid read and ve ...more
Old Man's War by John Scalzi
" I can only imagine how that inter-species mind transfer will go. I think I'd pass on that opportunity or any that involved mind transfer. "
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