The Last Emperox
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Giveaway dates: Mar 22 - Apr 14, 2020
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Of course John Scalzi might change his mind, but it looks…moreThe cover of the book says it is "The conclusion..."
Of course John Scalzi might change his mind, but it looks like this is it.(less)
Review to come, when I recuperate.
Initial post: I am DYING to read this book!
Better yet: who do I have to kill to get a copy?
Update: Personal pleas and throwing myself at the feet of the publicists worked! I now have the ebook ARC!! ...more
"Let's be clear about what's going on," Deran Wu said. "It's the end of civilization as we know it. And it's going to be great for business."
Well. Well then. That sure was one hell of an ending to this series. Ever since book one, The Collapsing Empire, I wondered how a world with this setup, and these implications, with these characters, and this society could possibly ended satisfactorily.
Scalzi pulled it off. ...more
They liked it a lot:
"Hugo Awardwinner Scalzi knocks it out of the park with the tightly plotted, deeply satisfying conclusion to his Interdependency Sequence space opera trilogy (after The Consuming Fire)."
As you can imagine, author Scalzi was pleased with this review -- I saw it at his blog. Out in mid April. Can't wait! ...more
So, I'm reading "The Last Emperox" at the end of March 2020, which means I'm reading it while starting my third week of "social distancing" to try to slow the growth of a pandemic that is getting worse every day.
That means two things.
One, it's the right time for a book about how powerful people behave in the face of an unavoidable disaster, and how some of them maneuver to take personal advantage of human ...more
I received a free copy of the book in return for an honest review.
(If you want to contact John, using the mail function here is a really bad way to do it. Go to his site and use the contact information you find there.)