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Grounded! (Nicole Shea #2)

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Lt. Nicole Shea was once a top space pilot. She crushed a marauding Wolfpack, and established First Contact with an extraterrestrial civilization.

Now they've taken away her flight rating and reassigned her to a diplomatic post on Earth. Shea is supposed to disappear into the footnotes of history.

She may have been forgotten by her fellow humans, but the defeated raiders h

Paperback, 325 pages
Published August 1st 1991 by Ace (first published January 1st 1991)
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Jul 04, 2013 rated it did not like it
This book sucked in so many ways. First, it was hard to follow. The sentence structure was bad. Also, the dialogue was hard to follow w/ too many speaker shifts and not enough speaker clues. Another thing that really bugged me was the awkward contractions. There were a lot of contractions with names so it would say “Nicole'd” instead of Nicole would. And finally, the action itself wasn't in enough detail so I had to think about how something was happening and fill in the blanks myself. The plot ...more
Aug 08, 2007 rated it did not like it
Recommends it for: NO ONE!
Okay...the first book in Chris Claremont's trilogy, "FirstFlight," was great. I just wish he could have taken the fast-paced action of the first book and put it in this one. A slow read, with a conspiracy theory story that dragged...I wish someone had read this before it got published and told Chris to cut it back by over 100 pages.
Paraskevi Oppio
Another 5/10. An enjoyable read but nothing more.
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Chris Claremont is a writer of American comic books, best known for his 16-year (1975-1991) stint on Uncanny X-Men, during which the series became one of the comic book industry's most successful properties.

Claremont has written many stories for other publishers including the Star Trek Debt of Honor graphic novel, his creator-owned Sovereign Seven for DC Comics and Aliens vs Predator for Dark Hors
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