The gates have opened the way to thousands of habitable planets, and the land rush has begun. Settlers stream out from humanity's home planets in a vast, poorly controlled flood, landing on a new world. Among them, the Rocinante, haunted by the vast, posthuman network of the protomolecule as they... show more
The gates have opened the way to thousands of habitable planets, and the land rush has begun. Settlers stream out from humanity's home planets in a vast, poorly controlled flood, landing on a new world. Among them, the Rocinante, haunted by the vast, posthuman network of the protomolecule as they investigate what destroyed the great intergalactic society that built the gates and the protomolecule.
But Holden and his crew must also contend with the growing tensions between the settlers and the company which owns the official claim to the planet. Both sides will stop at nothing to defend what's theirs, but soon a terrible disease strikes and only Holden - with help from the ghostly Detective Miller - can find the cure.
źródło opisu: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18656030-cibola-burn
źródło okładki: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18656030-cibola-burn
Publish date: 17 czerwca 2014
Edition language: English
Series: Expanse (#4)
I have two problems with Cibola Burn: firstly, that I really wanted it to return us to alien antagonists over humanity being shit (it doesn't); and secondly, that I’ve read Nemesis Games before writing this review. And while I was disappointed by Cibola Burn even while I read it, it’s even harder to...
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This pair of authors continue to impress with action packed stories and characters you grow to root for (or curse them) in each book. Looking forward to read book 5 in this series next month and then continue on with the new release later this year.4.5 Stars for a really fun tale.
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