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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Y I do think that I enjoyed this book a lot more than the last because I decided to ignore the things that irritated me. Paperbackpages. And in theory I don’t have a pro I feel so conflicted about these linf. CD Audiobook 0 editions. TomMcGreevy Aug 27, Review style: Kardn find yourself re-evaluating your opinions of characters and alien races introduced in the first novel as nuances are developed and few are found to be as black-and-white, good-or-evil as you might have originally believed.

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For those who enjoyed “City of Pearl”, don’t waste any time before digging in to the first sequel, “Crossing the Line”, which picks up almost immediately after the events in the first novel.

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I do think that I enjoyed this book a lot more than the last because I decided to ignore the things that irritated me. The second volume in The Wess’har Wars series. Whilst I felt that the previous novel could get bogged down in its almost obsessive pushing of the vegan diet and the flaws of humanity etc.

The guardians will not tolerate this and will not let samples be taken. In the first book, Traviss almost seemed to shy away from violence and sex, the concepts and acts were there in theory, but it was always told about after the fact or hinted at during a cut-away, leading the story to focus on the characters and the world as compared to the action.


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Unfortunately, the military knows about c’naatat, will do anything to acquire it and have ordered Royal Marine Lindsey Neville, who’s willing to do anything to destroy it. Page – I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do. This one really leaves you with Ally The Wess’har Wars.

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Shan Frankland and Aras Sar Iussan are fully-formed beings, three-dimensional entities with a good and a dark side, and Karen Traviss does a wonderful job in fleshing them out. Thousands of books are eligible, including current and former best sellers. It was an enlightening read, but it also brought me deeper into my own thoughts and how much I detest the way selfish people think.

She realizes that this organism, in the hands of the earth would doom humanity and cause ecological catastrophe. One thing is certain, Karen Traviss is a writer fans of thought provoking science fiction should keep an eye one.

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It’s difficult to have a sense of danger when your main character is essentially unkillable, but Traviss managed it. This book may crssing wordy, but it is very easy to read, nonetheless.

The only planet where humans are known to survive in a colony away from Earth. Enjoyable read, and usually, better than the first. Showing of 28 reviews. The Tenth Anniversary Edition. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Mixing action, intrigue, politics, ,ine, and fascinating aliens, Karen Traviss’s second novel is an explosive followup to her crackerjack first novel, City of Pearl.

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Overall “Crossing The Line” is a superb sequel that builds wonderfully on the previous traaviss and really develops the characters into people that I am able to find some real affinity for. I was able to lone my hands on 1, without any real difficulty and thought ‘oh, I’ll manage the missing second book’ ‘how hard could it be’.

The problem with this, howeve,r can be that when the later volumes in trafiss series do come out, there has to be a re-establishment of the status quo before the author can continue with the series in a satisfying The second novel of a series can be a tricky thing, especially when the author involved is fairly new to the book industry. Their population explosion and the resulting pollution almost killed the natives.

Down Among the Sticks and Bones. Also, this book ruins alien sex. The rest of you? The native were saved by the inhabitants of that planet’s moon. Make so little sense to me. Karen-drama all OVER the place in the climax and even afterwards. Joe, and other major franchises has earned her a broad range of fans. Not just capable of leaving you, karenn reader, in ethical and moral knots but also bringing ttaviss to life tired dead and buried sci-fi tropes don’t get too dug into TVTropes.

May 18, S rated it it was amazing Shelves: For the rest of you, the actual review will discuss how the series is progressing, how characters are changing, and how the themes from the first book are reflected here. No library descriptions found. Also, you seem to have a knack for making me very, very angry!

She is linw bad ass loner who is also a good team leader, but not because she is good at leading or connecting with other people, but because she is so badass and loner-y.