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Primary Inversion - Catherine Asaro
Primary Inversion
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The Skolian Empire rules a third of the civilized galaxy through its mastery of faster-than-light communication. But war with the rival empire of the Traders seems imminent, a war that can only lead to slavery for the Skolians or the destruction of both sides. Destructive skirmishes have already... show more
The Skolian Empire rules a third of the civilized galaxy through its mastery of faster-than-light communication. But war with the rival empire of the Traders seems imminent, a war that can only lead to slavery for the Skolians or the destruction of both sides. Destructive skirmishes have already occurred. A desperate attempt must be made to avert total disaster.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780765336064 (0765336065)
Publisher: Tor Books
Pages no: 386
Edition language: English
Series: Saga of the Skolian Empire (#1)
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Betsy's Non-Blog
Betsy's Non-Blog rated it
0.0 Primary Inversion
I don't like first person narratives, but was looking for something in space starring a strong female. But then the heroine jumped into bed with her family's lifelong adversary almost at their first meeting. I'm just not interested in space porn.
Carolyn Cannot Live Without Books!
Carolyn Cannot Live Without Books! rated it
3.0
I love sci-fi romance books but this one left me confused. I had no idea who the heroine really loved and the guy she ended up with seemed fine but unlike the book's blurb, I didn't see that instant love connection myself. I'll read the next book in the series because I heard this series is good. ...
Datepalm
Datepalm rated it
I like this in theory more than in practice. A prickly, ambitious, sympathetic, PTSDing female protagonist, a romance that reverses a lot of the cliches of the genre, and interesting, slow, psychological bit, all sound good in theory. But reversed cliches are still cliches, and the protag is also, i...
Goat Heads and Sand Burrs, P. Kirby's Reading Blog
Goat Heads and Sand Burrs, P. Kirby's Reading Blog rated it
3.0
For a novel that gets mentioned a lot on SF romance lists, Primary Inversion is rather light on Teh Lurve. And I say that as someone who isn't necessarily a fan of romance.The protagonist, Sauscony Valdoria, is a Jagernaut, an empath with cybernetic implants that give her enhanced fighting abilitie...
Barks At The Moon
Barks At The Moon rated it
3.0
I read this over a decade ago & re-listened to it on audio while cleaning the house, exercising, cooking & driving to and from work and I didn't find it nearly as enthralling as I did the first time around. Maybe because I'd read it before or maybe because now I'm an oldish crab? I don't know, eithe...
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