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Rise from Dirt

(Dirt and Stars #3)

4.50  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Dirt is for heroes.

Mara Duval, a spacer born on Tombaugh Station, came down to Earth prepared to endure six weeks of exile on the disease-ridden, war-torn wasteland that spacers call dirt. Instead, she discovered the Space Service's stranglehold on access to space is built on lies, and people who deserve to be part of humanity's reach for the stars are denied their birthri
Paperback, 508 pages
Published May 3rd 2018 by Evolved Publishing
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Lex Allen
May 22, 2022 rated it it was amazing
The exciting epic science fiction series, Dirt and Stars, continues with volume three, Rise From Dirt as the Space Service launches the first Boot Camp competition (a months-long contest) that will earn the top twelve finishers a spot in Space Service Junior Officer Training. Thanks to Mara, Boot Camp is open to everyone. Jael Alden knows that racism runs rampant throughout the Space Service and that puts her at a distinct disadvantage, but she's determined to risk everything to prove the best w ...more
Jun 05, 2018 rated it really liked it
Disclaimer: I am virtual friends with the author and I was one of several readers of an earlier version of the novel as Kevin was kind enough to acknowledge in the book. That said, I really enjoyed both readings of Rise from Dirt.

As with the other books in the Dirt to Stars series, the world building is outstanding. The description of life on the space station, of the equipment, the action on the station, etc are presented in painstaking and realistic details which will enthrall any science fict
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