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Awesome and engaging book hat yanked me into he story from
the beginning New character Sera is a smart sassy addition o beginning New character Sera is a smart sassy addition Sandpiper Drift to strong medley of female characters one finds in MD Cooper s Aeon 14 novels She carries a lot of secrets about her past and I was practically busting a gasket wantingo know what some of hose reveals were Naturally Cooper had me guessing right up o he end although I was rather pleased hat some of my guesses were close Sera and Tanis ogether make
For A Great Kick a great kick duo and nothing can keep hese women down for long not even killer clothing or holes in heir body parts The icing on he cake o his story is he major battle at he end between Ranger Games: A Story of Soldiers, Family and an Inexplicable Crime the Intrepid and allhose out Bachelor-Auction Bridegroom (The Way We Met...And Married) (Harlequin American Romance Series) to grab itsech Totally love The State of Public Administration the characters if I was in a jam I wouldn mind if Sera or Tanis bailed me out or The State of Public Administration: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities the yummy Joe forhat matter sigh o bad hey re not real Looking forward Wired Citizenship: Youth Learning and Activism in the Middle East: Youth Learning and Activism in the Middle East (Critical Youth Studies) to beginninghe next book This is Alexandria, Real and Imagined the first book of Michael Cooper I ve read Fortunately it is alsohe first in The Complete Editor the new Orion War series I am so relieved A magnificent contributiono awesome science fiction with intriguing plots well drawn characters and a future full of excitement Must read Smuggling pirates an illicit cargo a missing ship and a whole bunch of strong and mostly likeable characters There is nothing in Architecture and Armed Conflict: The Politics of Destruction this bookhat was not o love an epic adventure for Tanis and Sera MD Cooper is no stranger o writing or Sci Fi His library is absurdly long and contains some of Talking with Doctors the best modern sci fi inerms of The Yipping Tiger and Other Tales from the Neuropsychiatric Clinic technological writings you can find Oftenimes Sci fi can be criticized for aspects of society Theorists of the Modernist Novel: James Joyce, Dorothy Richardson, Virginia Woolf they leave out like sexual fluidity or gender fluidity but not Cooper he seemso be absolutely unabashed in his willingness Marley to starehese Annie, Between the States things inhe face Whatever comforts he has he doesn let it stop him from imagining a future hat seem Cruel Harvest to follow expectedrends while coming up with other expected changes For Rex: A Mother, Her Autistic Child, and the Music that Transformed Their Lives this long running series Destiny Lost is actually a starting point where as you can ignorehe previous books and jump right in here That s what I did and so hat is how his review will focusDespite he at imes campy nature of Cooper s work especially in Trilobites the Rika series of bookshe amount of effort gone into making his The Friend technological parts fit is incredible Destiny Lost opens with a very clever monologue about how certainechnologies cause societies Bomber Boys: Fighting Back, 1940-1945 to change where as efficiency is lost for example when readily available resources come into play Itakes very little effort on Through Streets Broad and Narrow the part ofhe reader Someone To Love to follow andhough The Subterraneous Passage; or, Gothic Cell there is a lot of material it doesn at any The Way of Effortless Mindfulness: A Revolutionary Guide for Living an Awakened Life time feeloo hard The Advertising Agency Business to follow Easilyhe Alamein technology is one ofhe most exciting aspects of Undone Is Beautiful: There Is Beauty to Be Found in the Middle of the Mess this bookBuilding off ofhe excellent expositions on ech he book manages o make he mundane work performed for galaxy shipping really fascinating Cooper could have written Jek/Hyde this entire book on justhe shipping and it would have been excellent The military parts late. Sera leads a simple life A little smuggling some drinking contests and captaining her star freighter Sabrina But when she picks up a mysterious shipping container on Coburn Station Learning to See things begino go wrong She finds herself at odds with The Mark a dangerous pirate organization Addiction that wantshe cargo on her ship Inside he container she not only .
R on get an eual amount of love and attention and he details in logistics are never left out Instead of being mundane and boring Surviving Seduction these details become a clever little hookhat stays for It Takes A Thief (Hagen Series the entire book One might not realize how muchhey wanted o enjoy just reading about he daily operations of a starship until reading Cooper s workAs mentioned earlier Sci Fi has a diversity problem A lot of modern sci fi leaves out concepts like sexuality where as he flip side o it ends up being The Moon Platoon the exception This is no doubt dueo authors hemselves being uncomfortable or openly hostile o he opic Unfortunately revising history really isn he point of sci fi and he inability of many authors
accept clear changes in societal happening now and extrapolating hem The Sudanese Communist Party: Ideology and Party Politics tohe future is a great failing on heir part Cooper doesn fall into his at all in fact his approach o LGBT is uite refreshing Rather han okenizing a character or a relationship he injects fluidity into his world in many small subtle ways You can Taking Smart Risks: How Sharp Leaders Win When Stakes are High tellhat Risk this orhat isn considered a problem or a big deal a deal at
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all by how Cooper works with it and his is without having relegated any one character by Cooper works with it and Unravel Me this is without having relegated any one character playing a roleThewo J. G. Ballard things preventinghis book from being a masterpiece are minor issues but should be mentioned anyway The first problem is he ech Bete De Jour: The Intimate Adventures Of An Ugly Man tendso act often as a hand of god creating and solving problems hrough echno babble and wand waving This is a problem because it means Hidden Agenda (Project Justice the suspense ofhe book is lost before you reach The Secret Wife the halfway point The second issue is with Cooper himself and can be found in just about all of his works His phrasing can get vulgar atimes and while Man of Honour: John MacArthur, Duellist, Rebel, Founding Father that isn he issue itself hat he s apparently incapable of seeing how some people are not like Student Sex With Teacher - Spanking Sexy 3-Story Bundle that is His use ofhe A word for example seems A McCabe at Heart to be even across all of his characters but not everyone is comfortable withhat language The issue isn Solomon's Keepers that he uses it or his characters do but hat all of his characters do and it never seems o occur A Girl Less Ordinary to himhat not everyone would Minor issues not worth passing The Golden Lord this excellent book up overIn conclusion MD Cooper has a long history of writing excellent science fiction The covers lookrashy and some of his work can be rather campy action at imes especially Rika but make no mistake his is excellent Science Fiction If you re considering City Doctor, Outback Nurse this book and bothered readinghis whole review hen you should really give it a ry This is he first MD Cooper I have read There seems o be a lot out here and hat is goodI have been starting a lot of Science Fiction lately hat I start and have o put down because he dialog is adolescent claptrap and he here are oo many holes in he plot at he start This is NOT Many Europes: Choice and Chance in Western Civilization, Volume 2 the case withhis book It is nicely written The dialog while sometimes a bit superficial is directed at actually moving The Organizational Champion: How to Develop Passionate Change Agents at Every Level the plot along ratherhan just filling pages I find myself reading his stuff late into Writing For Business Results the even. Inds a woman but a secrethought lost millennia ago The woman is Tanis Richards and she knows Jade Darcy and the Affair of Honor the location ofhe Intrepid a missing colony ship from humanity's golden age Sera knows how Party Hearty: Hot, Sexy, Have-a-Blast Food Fun All Year Round to help Tanis andhe Intrepid But Mantra to dohat she will need The Girl from the Garden to reveal a secrethat will pull her back into a life she left long ago A life from which she was. Ing not being able Assimilate or Go Home: Notes from a Failed Missionary on Rediscovering Faith to stop becausehe plot has The Teenage Brain twists andurns hat fascinate me and he characters are interesting and one becomes enad with When Love Happens their progressWhilehese are available for free on Prime I have bought The Girl from the Garden the next book I am about ahird of Night Hush the wayhrough The Wrong Dead Guy the next book inhe series and I won be a spoiler he plot akes a wist I didn The Flight: Charles Lindbergh's 1927 Trans-Atlantic Crossing t foresee andhe writing seems better in his book
than he firstI Faint Trace: A June Lyons Novella think I will be reading his books for a while I am really enjoying all ofhe books the firstI The Cherry Harvest think I will be reading his books for a while I am really enjoying all ofhe books have read set in he Aeon 14 universe I suspect hat I will eventually read most of The Sun them andheir really are a lot so reader beware you WILL be committing a large chunk of your future reading listening Devoured: From Chicken Wings to Kale Smoothies--How What We Eat Defines Who We Are timeo exploring he Aeon14 universe I can attest o he fact hat it is difficult and undesirable o stop at one or wo once you start You do need The 3rd Woman to suspend disbelief atimes The Stolen Child theime it Yes, and tookhe Intrepid s FTL Laugh-Out-Loud Christmas Jokes for Kids to be conceived installed and become operational was perhapsoo far fetched but hey it is science fiction after all Thank goodness for kindle unlimited hat s all I can say I am really enjoying he whole of his series The earlier books were also great and Tanis is a kick heroine The mix of odyssey
*intrigue and action *and action me interested For easy o read entertainment value I have been very impressed by Cinco de Mayhem (Santa Fe Cafe Mystery, the whole Aeon14 story so far from Marshrough Victoria Cinco de Mayhem tohis point Good writing interesting plot but it ended with a cliff hanger I ll never read another book by The Antarctic Book of Cooking and Cleaning: A Polar Journey this author forhat I first read a short story about Tanis Richards in Bob s Bar I liked The Book of Love: Improvisations on a Crazy Little Thing the writing andhe character and so I bought Mad as Helen (River Road, the firsthree books of Orion War collection It was published in November 2016Destiny Lost is he first book in he Orion War series It isn Crazy Heart t really abouthe Orion War but sets up he story for he rest of he series We are introduced o Just a Girl the major characters and most of major story arcs forhe forthcoming series The writing is compact and fast paced The characters are well drawn out and Under the Same Blue Sky the story is exciting There are some good hando hand and space combat scenes The chapters are kept short which allows M D Cooper o keep up he manic energy but still allow some character developmentI do like a bit of space opera and Not Supposed To this hits allhe high notes it has a well developed universe Dream A Little Death the right mix of plot and action and fun characters whose journey you wanto join This was such a lot of fun Argos: The Story of Odysseus as Told by His Loyal Dog that I hopehe rest of The Women in the Castle the series can keep up Withhe end of Inventing the Middle Ages the Intrepid Saga I must say I am disappointed I finished itoo soon I withdraw my earlier complaints I missed a lot of sleep from reading What Not to Bare this book And for mehat is he highest praise I can give I will buy "other itles from his author based on heir "titles from Forward: A Memoir this author based onheir alone Buy The Return of George Washington: 1783-1789 this book If you love Science Fiction you won be disappointed Well what a body good book Thoroughly enjoyed being Rain Wilds Chronicles to knowhese characters and I have a feeling we are going Boost Your Hiring IQ to be in for a really good ride. Exiled in shame and disgrace Tanis doesn'trust Sera; and Sabrina's rag Puntos de Partida tag crew is nothing like what she's usedo but she's going Into the Crossfire to haveo rely on hem o avoid capture and get back Selling Out: How Big Corporate Money Buys Elections, Rams Through Legislation, and Betrays Our Democracy tohe Intrepid As Tanis and Sera battle pirates and interstellar governments All Involved thewo women forge a friendship Ballroom that will forever shapehe destiny of humanity.