New Ky Vatta Book. Cold Welcome is available for presale from Amazon. Ky Vatta has been the Grand Admiral of Space Defense Force since the victory. “Filled with fast-paced action and well-conceived characters.”—Booklist Kylara Vatta is the only daughter in a family full of sons, and her father’s only child to. Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Noted for her strong heroines and interstellar naval Trading in Danger (Vatta’s War Book 1) – Kindle edition by Elizabeth Moon. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or.
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May 14, Gail rated it really liked it Shelves: She also elizabteh herself constantly underestimated by her family and by others she encounters, either because of her age or because of her dismissal from the military.
The return voyage to Belinta is without incident and the agricultural equipment is delivered in fine shape.
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With mercenaries and treachery now dogging her, can Ky save her crew, honor her contracts, and keep her and her family’s reputation intact, or will this be another item on the list of inept mistakes courtesy of her youth, inexperience, and reputation for over-eagerness to help? The amount of detail presented is amazing. I’ve read the series and it is clear that the author is promoting an unrequited love story that begins as a pining love for a young man, Hal, who is revealed to the reader as only a name at first.
The Vatta’s are a very successful trading family. Returning home to her wealthy family’s influential interstellar shipping firm, she finds herself placed in the captain’s chair of one fattas their older and more decrepit freighters, the Glynnis Joneson what is meant to be vattxs final voyage to the scrapyard.
In this new military sci-fi thriller from the Nebula Award—winning author of Cold Welcome, Admiral Kylara Vatta is back—with a vengeance. I also found the denouement rather clunky and dull.
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It soon becomes clear that Osman is in league with the enemies of Vatta, and Ky devises a plan to foil his attack on the Gary Tobai. Soon the Slotter Key ansible fails, leaving Ky unable to ascertain the condition of her family back home. Want to Read Currently Vahtas Read. I thought the other crew members were excellent characters too if mostly in the background. As many have mentioned, there are some definite parallells here with Lois McMaster Bujold’s Vorkosigan saga.
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I somehow had the misapprehension that there were only 4 in the series – luckily the public library came through and got me 5 expediently! Military space actiony stuff, which sadly pales in comparison to Lois McMaster Bujoldwho besides stuff like Star WarsI guess provided my first exposure to that genre.
Moon took a great deal of time and effort in the mop up after the conflict had resolved.
I can tell I’m going to like this series. I This was the first book that I have read by this author.
The sequel series Vatta’s Peace. Ky, by comparison, is a young woman from a privileged background, not short of funds or influence.
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Have been ever since my grandfather gave me a copy of E. But it does, at the very least, sell the idea that this unfortunate heroine is starting mooon under a cloud. Kylara Vatta, risk-taking, rule-breaking, can-do… More. Somewhere fairly early on, pre years old, Ky decided she was going to go into the military.
Both series are a lot of fun. I also loves the simple but detailed economic trading plotlines. Trading in Danger, Part 1 by Elizabeth Moon. Pages to import images to Wikidata. Titles in Order Sort by: Aug 11, Maddalena dlizabeth it really liked it Shelves: It was a good read.
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