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Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1) - John Scalzi
Old Man's War (Old Man's War, #1)
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A stunning novel of war and survival
A stunning novel of war and survival
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781429914710 (1429914718)
Publisher: Tor Books
Pages no: 226
Edition language: English
Category:
Science Fiction
Series: Old Man's War (#1)
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Libromancer's Apprentice
Libromancer's Apprentice rated it
4.0 [Book Review] Old Man's War
Old Man's War / John Scalzi July has proven to be a horrible month for me, so I went for a light read as the Virtual Speculation pick. Old Man's War is a light military SF read, written in a similar tradition of Starship Troopers, but it also manages to act as both a tribute and satire. In genera...
Debbie's Spurts
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4.0 Review of "Old Man's War" by John Scalzi
Bottom line: I am going to read more in this series. I loved it. I'm not sure I should have been as amused as I was -- and the book did take almost nearly to the end to get more serious with more involvement in the characters. The military aspect, colonization policies, ... all serious stuff ma...
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog
Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog rated it
3.0 Old Man's War, John Scalzi
I'm not sure what to make of this. I'm not sure the world really needed another Starship Troopers or even another anti-Starship Troopers and I don't even know which this is. The characters discuss whether the endless conflicts with all and sundry are really necessary or not but the genuine political...
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books
Evaine's Books, Books and More Books rated it
3.5 Old Man's War by John Scalzi - My Thoughts
I've been eyeing Scalzi's work for a while, but not being a huge sci-fi fan, I've always tended to pass over his books. But after getting hooked on the TV shows The Expanse and Dark Matter, and reading the first of the Expanse books and loving it, I decided - after a quick check with some long time...
Hooked on Books
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5.0 Reborn at 75....
When I turn 75, if I have a chance to get my young, toned, wrinkle-free, 20 year old body back- with improvements, in exchange for a stint in the military (hence the title Old Man's War), I'm going for it- you won't have to ask me twice! All aging adults are given this option by the Colonial Defense...
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