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A Soldier's Duty (Theirs Not to Reason Why) - Jean Johnson
A Soldier's Duty (Theirs Not to Reason Why)
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Ia is a precog, tormented by visions of the future where her home galaxy has been devastated. To prevent this vision from coming true, Ia enlists in the Terran United Planets military with a plan to become a soldier who will inspire generations for the next three hundred years-a soldier history... show more
Ia is a precog, tormented by visions of the future where her home galaxy has been devastated. To prevent this vision from coming true, Ia enlists in the Terran United Planets military with a plan to become a soldier who will inspire generations for the next three hundred years-a soldier history will call Bloody Mary.
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780441020638 (0441020631)
ASIN: 0441020631
Publisher: Ace
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
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3.5 There's no I in Team, sweetheart.
Blurb: Ia is a precog, tormented by visions of the future where her home galaxy has been devastated. To prevent this vision from coming true, Ia enlists in the Terran United Planets military with a plan to become a soldier who will inspire generations for the next three hundred years-a soldier histo...
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Carolyn Cannot Live Without Books! rated it
4.0
It's hard to believe this is the same author who did the Sons of Destiny series. Those I could not get into.This book was fantastic. There were a lot of technical details that are important for world building but I found a little boring, thus the 4 stars instead of 5. It's because there were A LO...
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5.0 A Soldier's Duty (Theirs Not to Reason Why)
Guys, gals, this book is AWESOME. The scope, the sheer complexity of it all is on par with Dune.I have to admit straight away, this is not a book for everyone and my 10 out of 10 is highly subjective because I personally grew up with reading and rereading Dune, and gobbling up extremely popular mili...
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3.0 A Soldier's Duty: Theirs Not to Reason Why
I always have a hard time remembering what people are named in books. Of course I keep track of who is who, even if there are lots of characters. But as soon as the book ends names slip my mind. Well not this time, Ia is an easy name to remember ;) That and the fact she was totally kick-ass.Anyway, ...
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4.0 A Soldier's Duty (Theirs Not to Reason Why #1) by Jean Johnson
Usually, I prefer more character driven stories. Although this book is told from Ia’s point of view and partly narrated in her voice—there are short notes from the character at the beginning of each chapter—it’s far from an emotional and introspective journey. Instead, Johnson concentrates on the wo...
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