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Cibola Burn (The Expanse) - James S.A. Corey
Cibola Burn (The Expanse)
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ENTER A NEW FRONTIER."An empty apartment, a missing family, that's creepy. But this is like finding a military base with no one on it. Fighters and tanks idling on the runway with no drivers. This is bad juju. Something wrong happened here. What you should do is tell everyone to leave."The gates... show more
ENTER A NEW FRONTIER."An empty apartment, a missing family, that's creepy. But this is like finding a military base with no one on it. Fighters and tanks idling on the runway with no drivers. This is bad juju. Something wrong happened here. What you should do is tell everyone to leave."The gates have opened the way to a thousand new worlds and the rush to colonize has begun. Settlers looking for a new life stream out from humanity's home planets. Ilus, the first human colony on this vast new frontier, is being born in blood and fire. Independent settlers stand against the overwhelming power of a corporate colony ship with only their determination, courage, and the skills learned in the long wars of home. Innocent scientists are slaughtered as they try to survey a new and alien world. The struggle on Ilus threatens to spread all the way back to Earth. James Holden and the crew of his one small ship are sent to make peace in the midst of war and sense in the midst of chaos. But the more he looks at it, the more Holden thinks the mission was meant to fail. And the whispers of a dead man remind him that the great galactic civilization that once stood on this land is gone. And that something killed it. The Expanse (soon to be a major Syfy Channel television series)Leviathan WakesCaliban's WarAbaddon's GateCibola BurnNemesis GamesThe Expanse Short Fiction The Butcher of Anderson StationGods of RiskThe Churn
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780316334686 (0316334685)
ASIN: 0316334685
Publisher: Orbit
Pages no: 624
Edition language: English
Series: Expanse (#4)
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Community Reviews
imyril
imyril rated it
3.0 Cibola Burn (The Expanse)
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...
Defenestraethe
Defenestraethe rated it
5.0 Cibola Burn - James S.A. Corey 
So, I have way too many books sitting around half-read or less. My various TBR stacks and Currently Reading stacks come to a hundred or so, which is just way too many. So I decided I'm not going to check out any more books from the library or buy any more until I have gone through all of these and e...
IntheZone
IntheZone rated it
4.0 Cibola Burn
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.
Tyson Adams Reviews
Tyson Adams Reviews rated it
5.0 Cibola Burn
“I’m gonna need to shoot that guy at some point,” Ahhh, Mondays.Book 4 of The Expanse series has Holden and the Rocinante crew sent to a new solar system as UN Negotiators. Displaced Belters have taken up residence on a newly discovered planet through one of the Stargates (they'll always be Stargate...
The Reading Jackalope
The Reading Jackalope rated it
4.0 Cibola Burn
Book 4 in the Expanse series is their colonization/western novel. I have always loved these kinds of novels, both historical colonization novels to futuristic ones. I realize that they're often fraught with political issues (and historical novels with a colonization bent often ignore those issues) b...
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