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When War Returns

(Beta-Earth Chronicles #3)

4.71  ·  Rating details ·  14 ratings  ·  6 reviews
In When War Returns, Book #3 of the Beta-Earth Chronicles, everything changes for Dr. Malcolm Renbourn and his Betan wives.

To secure protection from assassins, the scientist-spies of the Collective and the anger of an island liege, Renbourn accepts the title of Duce of Bilan and joins the Parliament of Alma. He bonds with a female Ducei, but unhappily discovers that she i
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Published 2016 by BearManor Media
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Nov 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
In this, the third of the Chronicles, Malcolm has more adventures than he ever wanted. The book gets a whole ton of excitement and kept me guessing, usually incorrectly, what was going to happen next. Sasperia, who is an important addition to the Renbourn tribe, is a great addition to the book, and if not my favorite character, well, she is probably one with the most surprises! The Chronicles continue to evolve with great writing, some fun humor, and new and exciting science fiction concepts. It ...more
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Feb 02, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The book was a great read. Not really my cup of tea but a good read none the less. I would recommend it if your a sci-fi fan but i am unfortunately not but it was worth it. Great novel
Jun 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
An excellent book that certainly deserves attention. The language is so lofty (and I mean that as a compliment) and flawless that many a time it reminded me of the 18th century English novels I used to read at school. I have been reading the whole series of Beta Earth Chronicles and all I can say is that if you regard yourself as a true science fiction reader then you cannot afford to pass on in this series. Just like the two other books, the third installment is also quite serious and no- nonse ...more
Jun 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I don't know where to start but this novel, right from its structure, plotline, characters as well as style is thoroughly unique for me. I have read a lot of science fiction books but nowhere have I come across such erudite language, multi-dimensional characters as well as a list of the characters involved in the story, including their date of birth and other details. I found it to be a true page-turner and sincerely hope that the author comes up with another installment very soon. ...more
Jun 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
An extremely well thought-out story right from the start. The descriptions of the characters range from serious to humorous - "I joked she must wear special belts to keep her pants on — she had no shape for togs to hang on" - but in any and all cases the author has spared no detail in describing them. Highly recommended for its stark realism and authenticity. ...more
Jun 19, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I have been a fan of Mr. Britton's writing style ever since I read The Blood of Balnakin - the Beta Earth Chronicles: Book Two. Since then I have been eagerly waiting to learn more about my favorite character Joline and I am so glad that the author obliged me with a third installment. The story continues to mesmerize me as do the author's writing style. 5 stars all the way! ...more
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Immerse yourself in an extraordinary universe revealed by the most original storytelling you’ll ever experience. “Science fiction yes, but so much more.”

Besides his 33 years in the classroom, Dr. Wesley Britton considers his Beta-Earth Chronicles the most important work he’s ever done. “I suppose an author profile is intended to be a good little biography,” Britton says, “but the best way to know

Other books in the series

Beta-Earth Chronicles (7 books)
  • The Blind Alien (Beta-Earth Chronicles #1)
  • The Blood of Balnakin (Beta-Earth Chronicles #2)
  • A Throne for an Alien (Beta-Earth Chronicles #4)
  • The Third Earth (Beta-Earth Chronicles #5)
  • Return to Alpha (Beta-Earth Chronicles #6)
  • The Beta Earth Chronicles: The Complete 6 Book Set!

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