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In the late 22nd century, six or seven leviathan superstates battle for dominance with terrifiying weapons. One wounded soldier of these wars, employed on a secret project to enable humanity to survive nuclear war, instead steals the ship, and with a self-aware computer, a store of frozen genetic material, and a teenage first mate born in space, goes in search of a new pla ...more
Paperback, 140 pages
Published June 27th 2013 by Riposte Publishing
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Peter
Jul 30, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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This book was just amazing. I won it through a good-reads giveaway and was so excited when I won. The whole idea and aspect of the book keeps you on your toes and excites you to turn every page. I recommend reading this book.
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Jul 30, 2013 rated it really liked it
I liked this book. The cloning aspect is interesting. The father/daughter relationship was odd and creative.
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This book was not my cup of tea... I tried reading it several different times, under different moods to no avail. The plot may be ok, but I often felt the author came across as very smug and pretentious. Patrick, in my opinion, needed to add some depth to the story to allow readers to follow more fluidly and coherently. Tell me why you departed Earth in such a hurry, expand on why you and you alone built the ship, and maybe "dumb" it down for those of us n
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