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Old 07-01-2019, 12:53 AM   #631
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And, of course, there's the first book in one of my all time favourite series, Foreigner. I think it might give us more to talk about than Quarter Share, and I suspect Fer de Lance might be rather more dated than would work well. So many choices, but I'm going to try to stick to just one, in order to be able to support others.
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I’ve never read the Foreigner series yet, so that would be really neat. I know what you mean - at first I felt that I should make nominations. But the last couple of go-arounds, I ran out of votes before some later nominations came in. So last month I realized holding votes to support others is equally important.
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Oooh, you're missing a good one. I think I'll go ahead and nominate it for this month, even though I don't realistically expect it to win.
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Oooh, you're missing a good one. I think I'll go ahead and nominate it for this month, even though I don't realistically expect it to win.
Great! (I doubt it too
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Saltation by Lee & Miller is just £1.49 at Amazon UK at the moment.
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Good price. And with Fledgling available free, one has the first two books in the Theo arc for less than $1 USD each. (The Pound being in the toilet right now.)

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Good price. And with Fledgling available free, one has the first two books in the Theo arc for less than $1 USD each. (The Pound being in the toilet right now.)

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Good point. It would actually be a pretty decent place to start the series too, if someone wanted to give it a try, without investing too much up front.
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Good point. It would actually be a pretty decent place to start the series too, if someone wanted to give it a try, without investing too much up front.
Agreed, it's a definite entry point. Less "Liaden" than some other story arcs in the series, but that also means there is zero dependence on earlier books. The authors have suggested it as an entry point, and I agree. Plus, I rather like Theo as a character.
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I'm currently doing a partial reread of this series, starting with Mouse and Dragon, but skipping Agent of Change. (I've read it enough!) I've been having a really crap month and wanted some comfort reading. As always, the Liaden books have not disappointed. I'm up through I Dare, and now hitting the Theo Waitley sequence starting at Fledgling. Mostly these have been Audible reads, though I've also been switching to the eBook when I had actual time to sit and read. The plan is to finish up to the current book and by then I'm hoping the new Ava Lee book from Ian Hamilton (The Mountain Master of Sha Tin) will be sitting on my Kindle. (I know, that's not even close to a Liaden Universe series, but they are fun.)
Just bopping by after having been MIA for a while.

I usually do a re-read of the series, or at least one tangent of the books at least once a year. As you said, they are my comfort read. Other comfort reads, for me, are C.E. Murphy's The Walker Papers series, Seanan McGuire's October Daye series and her Incryptid series, and Eric Flint's 1632 series. I finally paused in my re-reads of David Weber's Honor Harrington series; I'm letting that lie fallow for a while.

I can't wait for Commander Vepal to go to Surebleak and meet the new/old Xtrang. I love how we are gradually learning more about that branch of humanity.

I wonder if we will ever get stories about what is happening with Rhys on his journey?
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