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10 thoughts on “Netherspace Netherspace #1

  1. says:

    An engrossing setup and fascinating mystery start this humans living in an alien universe story but sadly it doesn't uite follow thr

  2. says:

    I came across the publicity for this book at a science fiction convention Shortly thereafter I came across both

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    Mostly ok Some cool ideas The author could have used them better though

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    25; becuase 2 stars is unfair but I can't bring myself to put it at a 3 for how LONG it took me to be invested in it enough to finish Frustratingly the idea was very good original in a genre alien visitors that's been don

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    Intriguing idea 40 years after first contact aliens regularly visit Earth but they are so alien that nobody can figure out anything about them They give humans technology which they become dependent on but which can't be reverse engineered It is time to find out I liked the book a lot and will probably read the seuels The writing was not bril

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    Maybe closer to 35 stars but I'll round up I did like this book and will most likely continue on in the series but some of it was a bit off for

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    An enjoyable space romp based around the fresh premise of a galaxy full of alien species none of whom we have the faintest clue how to communicate with The broader world in which this story is set occasionally seem

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    The setting and premise of this book are its only redeeming factors with original ideas and world building that made me look past the parts I disliked and there were many The concept of aliens being impossible for humans to communicate with was a refreshing contrast to the anthropomorphic aliens of pop culture It was fun to hear descriptions of these completely original creatures and how they attempt to relate to humans I also liked the i

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    What if we experienced first contact with aliens and try as we might we couldn't communicate with them What if we had visits from 3 different types of aliens and couldn't communicate with any of them but we could

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    It is some time in the future Earth is at an uneasy peace the old warring states devolved into statelets; but at a price and the price is stagnation Not least because first contact has been made with not just one alien ra

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S exchanged for this technology and Kara has little love for aliens So when she is drafted by GalDiv the organisation that oversees alien trades it is under duress A group of colonists have been kidnapped by aliens and taken to an uncharted planet and an unusual team is to be sent to negot. 25 becuase 2 stars is unfair but I can t bring myself to put it at a 3 for how LONG it took me to be invested in it enough to finish Frustratingly the idea was very good original in a genre alien visitors that s been done to the death but the novel couldn t decide what it wanted to be Miserable dystopian Futuristic adventure Aliens but with realism A less psychologically deep version of Arrival The final execution was messy with fairly dull characters that I know I ve met before in a thousand other SFFantasy paperbacksThe future tech bogged down a lot of the narrative instead of highlighting its realistic futurism Strangely enough their attempt at making AI realistic ended up becoming the most fantastical and confusing aspect of the whole novelI also took a lot of issues with Kara her sister and for that matter all the humans taken forcibly to be traded to aliens for tech played very very little of a role in her personality and the plot as a whole Kara joins a list of strong female heroines obviously written by men who looks at touches and thinks of herself in such gratuitous ways for the reader that her bisexuality comes across as objectifyingfetishizing than bringing a much needed diverse presence in science fiction The Doctors Dating Bargain planet and an unusual team is to be sent to negot. 25 becuase 2 stars is unfair but I can t bring myself to The Collection put it at a 3 for how LONG it took me to be invested in it enough to finish Frustratingly the idea was very good original in a genre alien visitors that s been done to the death but the novel couldn t decide what it wanted to be Miserable dystopian Futuristic adventure Aliens but with realism A less Whispers of Feathers psychologically deep version of Arrival The final execution was messy with fairly dull characters that I know I ve met before in a thousand other SFFantasy Entrepreneurial Vernacular played very very little of a role in her Advanced C Programming by Example personality and the Poslije svega (After, plot as a whole Kara joins a list of strong female heroines obviously written by men who looks at touches and thinks of herself in such gratuitous ways for the reader that her bisexuality comes across as objectifyingfetishizing than bringing a much needed diverse Die Herrenschneiderei presence in science fiction

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Iate As an ex army sniper Kara's role is clear But artist Marc has no combat experience although the team's pre cog Tse is adamant that he has a part to play All three know that success is unlikely For how will they negotiate with aliens when communication between the species is impossible. What if we experienced first contact with aliens and try as we might we couldn t communicate with them What if we had visits from 3 different types of aliens and couldn t communicate with any of them but we could trade with them random items for alien tec sometimes the trades can go wrong in one instance this resulted in the Arc de Triomphe hovering 3 meters above the ground permanentlyWhat if 40 years later we re still trying to communicate with them and still trying to figure out where we fit in the universal food chainThis is the premise of Netherspace Yes our technology has advanced yes we are able to travel light years through space in a matter of days in craft built of shipping containers and covered in Alien foam but we rely on Alien technology that is paid for in humans No one knows what happens to those humans If that tec slideslip generators breaks down the Gilese one of the 3 species that visit Earth they look like bundles of wet leather rags mysteriously know and show up to fix it the call out fee is 1 humanA group of travellers aiming to create a colony on an alien planet is hi jacked in space they are apparently held for ransomEarth or GalDivthe body that monitors all alien trade sends an team to try and negotiate for the hostages This team is made up of Kara an official assassin whose sister was a call out fee for replacing a sideslip generator which allows craft to travel through netherspace Marc an artist whose work the aliens were interested in and whose family went off planet while he was in prison Finally there is Tse a pre cog he can see the possible outcomes of the future but not necessarily how you reach themIt s a really interesting set up but it disappoints because this book just plods along It s no surprise when the mission manager goes batshit crazy and breaks the sideslip generator on rescue teams craft It s no surprise that he becomes the call out fee when it s found that the intended call out fee has been murdered by someone on board It s rather irritating when the replacement sideslip generator breaks down again on the way back to earthIt s not even surprising when you find out that there are ALOT of different species of alien there s even some kind of master race and we seem to be some kind of curiosity to the rest of the universe because we are creativeIt was all just a bit underwhelming But a part of me is interested to know what happens next Advanced C Programming by Example pre cog Tse is adamant that he has a Poslije svega (After, part to Die Herrenschneiderei play All three know that success is unlikely For how will they negotiate with aliens when communication between the species is impossible. What if we experienced first contact with aliens and try as we might we couldn t communicate with them What if we had visits from 3 different types of aliens and couldn t communicate with any of them but we could trade with them random items for alien tec sometimes the trades can go wrong in one instance this resulted in the Arc de Triomphe hovering 3 meters above the ground Daisy Malone and the Blue Glowing Stone planet is hi jacked in space they are apparently held for ransomEarth or GalDivthe body that monitors all alien trade sends an team to try and negotiate for the hostages This team is made up of Kara an official assassin whose sister was a call out fee for replacing a sideslip generator which allows craft to travel through netherspace Marc an artist whose work the aliens were interested in and whose family went off Pretend God Is Deaf planet while he was in Cased Images & Tintypes KwikGuide prison Finally there is Tse a Las Puertas Del Amor pre cog he can see the Discoveries possible outcomes of the future but not necessarily how you reach themIt s a really interesting set up but it disappoints because this book just Idenics part of me is interested to know what happens next

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Aliens came to Earth forty years ago Their anatomy proved unfathomable and all attempts at communication failed But through trade humanity gained technology that allowed them to colonise the stars The price live humans for every alien faster than light driveKara's sister was one of hundred. An engrossing setup and fascinating mystery start this humans living in an alien universe story but sadly it doesn t uite follow through on its brilliant beginningHumans have met the aliens first the Gliese and later the Eridani and Cancri All of them are alien so completely alien that meaningful communication seems impossible let alone figuring out their desires or motivations Despite that a very simple trade has developed with human artifacts and humans themselves being traded for important and incomprehensible technologyLong after humans have come to completely depend on trade with the aliens as the whole base of their economy a team is put together to investigate the disappearance of a small group of religious fanatics that one of the alien species appears to be holding as some form of hostage But how will the team do anything when they can t communicate at even a basic level with the kidnappersThe premise of this is great Truly alien aliens Cleverly explained alien technology and a fascinating and well thought out Earth with humans playing the part of the dumb cousins and what that does to people Unfortunately once the action moves off Earth and we get to Netherspace and travel within it the whole plot derails into a dull and mostly pointless journey to where the religious group is being kept Yes there are some answers to the setup uestions in the book No they re not very satisfying with a lot uestions opened up Whispers of Feathers proved unfathomable and all attempts at communication failed But through trade humanity gained technology that allowed them to colonise the stars The Entrepreneurial Vernacular put together to investigate the disappearance of a small group of religious fanatics that one of the alien species appears to be holding as some form of hostage But how will the team do anything when they can t communicate at even a basic level with the kidnappersThe Advanced C Programming by Example premise of this is great Truly alien aliens Cleverly explained alien technology and a fascinating and well thought out Earth with humans Poslije svega (After, playing the Die Herrenschneiderei part of the dumb cousins and what that does to