Crossing the Line is a novel written by Karen Traviss in November It is the second book of the Wess’Har Series. Its predecessor was called City of Pearl. All about Crossing the Line by Karen Traviss. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Crossing the Line (Wess’Har Series #2) by Karen Traviss at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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The situation, briefly, is that there is a contested world within a system some small distance from earth.

A Closed and Common Orbit. Page 88 – Better to be deprived of food for three days than of tea for one.

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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. As this is a sequel I will warn anyone reading this review crossinng there are some mild spoilers in relation to “City of Pearl” so please make sure that this doesn’t bother you. There is a statement in the series page from the author regarding this.

Because that’s going to be a bloody long time. As the cop tries to keep things calm, people with hidden agendas take matters into their own travis. I look forward to reading the next one in the series. For the first book, she takes us almost exclusively to Cavanagh’s Star. However the military can not let this stand and their meddling pushes the region into instability, increasing the tensions between the various alien species and risking the threat of war between humanity and the Wess’har.


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This doesn’t actually strike me as a serious spoiler.

Resistance The Gathering Storm. Page 4 – In space there are countless constellations, suns, and planets; we see only the suns because they give light ; the planets remain invisible, for they are small and dark.

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Joe, and other major franchises has earned her a broad range of fans. The author has a gift for world-building, and the aliens are very alien, and yet one can’t help but feel understanding and wonder.

Page – This is one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do,” Motta told him just before the Bulls broke camp.

Too Like the Lightning. Though I disagree with much in here, it is a fascinating and complex book. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Leading a mission to explore the planet and rescue a lost colony, Shan Frankland crossed the line between human and alien, between honour and morality, to save a world. But the characterization of all four How stupid is this publisher to xrossing books 3 to 6 in the series in paperback and not book 2? They lived well in such conditions until another ship from earth arrived.

They keep swinging between callous disregard for life and a high-vegan environmental protectiveness. I rated the first book in this series higher because I had no concept or idea of the world salien species, and human struggles. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I was surprised with a revenge side plot that merged nicely in the end and I almost cried at the end view spoiler [when Aras had to kill Josh Garrod hide spoiler lihe.


Crossing the Line

Well, I got my wish and Traviss handled it pretty well. So many things in this series parallel the real world and the current thoughts of humanity. I had been looking forward to reading this book for a while to see where the story would progress akren the rather enjoyable cliff hanger of a conclusion seen in “City of Pearl”.

And in theory I don’t have a pro I feel so conflicted about these books. The cop in charge of the expedition makes friends with the alien guarding the planet. As part of this, howwever, we learn more about the wess’har, ghe insights into their biology, their culture, and how the two intersect. And with a number of “Holy crap, they actually did that!

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