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Steal Across the Sky - Nancy Kress
Steal Across the Sky
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3.14 105
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780765319869 (0765319861)
Publisher: Tor
Pages no: 320
Edition language: English
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Maggie the Ranter
Maggie the Ranter rated it
OK-the one sentence version of this book is that some aliens thousands of years ago altered our genes and kidnapped some humans and repopulated a few other planets with them in sort of a 'double-blind' study where some were left with the gene that allowed us to communicate with the recently deceased...
MatthewHunter rated it
You don't know for sure what's going on here! There are strange things in the universe!"Cam O'Kane's right, there are plenty of unknowns in the universe, and I'll add Steal Across the Sky to the list of mysteries. The book disappointed me. Nancy Kress has written books on writing fiction. She's won ...
Brad Horner's Books
Brad Horner's Books rated it
The novel was a study of how humans can be self-serving while appearing self-sacrificing, while concurrently serving as a foil for the same theme for in an alien race. It was slow but it had great ideas. The big idea was strong enough to maintain tension throughout. Fairly strong characters, too. W...
I like turtles
I like turtles rated it
I don't know, I don't know... The background story is, of course, just my cup of tea: First contact (yay!) turns out to be second contact (oooh!) - the aliens have been here before, and they feel the need to atone for some wrong they did mankind thousands of years ago. So far, so awesome. They sele...
cindywho rated it
Despite some annoying characters, this was an exciting ride to other planets and then back for the aftermath. Mysterious impervious aliens have come to atone for something - a contest sends witnesses to a series of planets in order to let them learn what it is the Atoners had done to the human race...
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