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Solo by Mur Lafferty
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it was amazing
bookshelves: audiobook, sf, space-opera, star-wars

Excellent adaption of the movie, terrific reading (as always) by Marc Thompson.

This novelization is a great example of how the movie tie-ins can work to turn a fun action movie into a very good SF story. When it works (and it does very well here) the author can add the logic, narrative and exposition a fast paced movie inevitably lacks. I love the background parts (Han's Imperial service, L3-37's awakening and transition) that are now in my mind's eye version of the movie.

Thompson as narrator does his usual job of creating - from one voice - a full cast of characters. His rendition Dryden Vos and Becket are particularly striking.
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Reading Progress

September 5, 2018 – Started Reading
October 7, 2018 – Shelved
October 7, 2018 – Shelved as: audiobook
October 7, 2018 – Shelved as: sf
October 7, 2018 – Shelved as: space-opera
October 7, 2018 – Shelved as: star-wars
October 7, 2018 – Finished Reading

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