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Commanding presence

Advantages: Nicely paced book of a series
Disadvantages: Not to everyones taste of Genre.

Command Decision - Elizabeth Moon. ~ About the Author ~ Elizabeth Moon is a Sci-Fi and Fantasy writer of some considerable note. What makes her writing fairly unique though is the fact she has a military background, attaining the rank of Lieutenan ...

runetune 13.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Command Decision (Vatta's War) - Elizabeth Moon

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Turkish Delights (Cybele's Secret - Juliet Marillier)

Advantages: fun & educational
Disadvantages: writing a bit stilted, anachronistic language

"Cybele's Secret" is a sequel to "Wildwood Dancing", an earlier teen fantasy adventure set in Romanian forests. It can be easily read as a stand-alone-novel. It's narrated by Paula, the scholarly of the sisters that were introduced in the previous novel, ...

magdadh 29.06.2009 · Read full review
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Rebellion and Duty

Advantages: A very entertaining read. Makes you think.
Disadvantages: Not to everybody's taste.

Plot background. The time of transference of the Alector's civilisation is rapidly drawing nearer. But plotting and unrest are breaking out across Corus. It would appear that some Alectors who could loose power in the transfer would rather not and are st ...

Coloneljohn 13.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Cadmian's Choice (Corean Chronicles, Book 5) - L. E. Modesitt

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