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  • A Trader's Tale from the Golden Age of the Solar Clipper, Book 1
  • Written by: Nathan Lowell
  • Narrated by: Jeffrey Kafer
  • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 4
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 4

In a universe run by corporations, where profit matters more than life, how can an orphan with no skills, no money, and no prospects survive? When Ishmael Wang's mother dies in a senseless accident, he's given a choice: leave the planet on his own, or the company will remove him. To avoid deportation Ishmael finds work as a mess deck attendant on an interstellar freighter.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Consistent Progression

  • By Michael Anderson on 2019-01-31

Consistent Progression

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2019-01-31

If you like consistent progression in your books, this is a series for you. Solid story telling!

  • The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

  • Written by: Ken Liu
  • Narrated by: Corey Brill, Joy Osmanski
  • Length: 15 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 5
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 5
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 5

With his debut novel, The Grace of Kings, taking the literary world by storm, Ken Liu now shares his finest short fiction in The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories. This mesmerizing collection features all of Ken's award-winning and award-finalist stories.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great book - content warning for torture and rape

  • By Michael Anderson on 2018-06-09

Great book - content warning for torture and rape

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 2018-06-09

Great book on the whole - content warning for torture and rape. worth the read.