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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I just skimmed the last two thirds and was still able to follow the plot and to catch every significant event. City of Pearl Crossing the Line novel.

As always, trafiss and discussion are most welcome. Take Back the Sky.

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Whatever else of a mess the rest of the book may be, this is still its finest moment. There’s a lot of juicy tidbits about dominant females and sexuality, so if you’ve read the series to this point, keep on reading.

And in theory I don’t have a pro I feel so conflicted about these books. Shan has moved to the Wess’Har home world F’Nar, where the matriarchs kareh the Wess’har species make the political decisions.

So many things in this series parallel the real world and the current thoughts of humanity. The Black Tides of Heaven. Traviss has done an amazing job bringing me into the story and then allowing it to flow back out, and impact my every day real life. And she can never go back — to being neutral, to being safe.

Gears of War Aspho Fields. Since there is no faster than light travel, the small distance is measured in decades. Traviss builds up the tension masterfully crossiny the reader is rewarded with a rather surprising but enjoyable climax and a rather intriguing cliff-hanger. The second volume in The Wess’har Wars series.


Crossing the Line

Why is this out of print? October 13, Imprint: Welcome to a world where a precarious ecology means the slightest misstep Star Wars Legends Imperial Commando. It was telegraphed that Shan’s little space walk wasn’t going to be the end of her, but the grief and concern of her friends was still palpable.

They keep swinging between callous disregard for life and a high-vegan environmental protectiveness. Shan Frankland forever abandoned the world she knew to come to the rescue of a lost colony on a distant and dangerous planet — a hostile world coveted by two alien races and fiercely protected by a third.

Crossing the Line (Wess’har Wars, #2) by Karen Traviss

I started re-reading the whole series in Nov ’18, and am getting a lot more out of it. I can’t understand that. How stupid is this publisher to offer books 3 to 6 in the series in paperback and ttraviss book 2? They are even more alien and harder for humans to understand than first thought.

Crossing the Line by Karen Traviss

Kraen 07, Pancha rated it it was ok Shelves: 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. Maybe not quite as good as City of Pearlbut still a darn good read.

It continues the story Eco-cop Shan Frankland, and her interaction with the Wess’har. Page – This is one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do,” Motta told him just before the Bulls broke camp.

As a result, cobalt bombs are set kareen and the native species is destroyed.


At the same point however we also get to see the interaction between kaden individuals that showcased how we could work well with another species. Page – It was something she was going to have to get used to.

The vision of what humans might become is sickeningly realistic but hope survives in people like Superintendent Shan Franklind, whose unfairly black and white view of right and wrong is just the prescription for curing the ills of a diseased society. F’nar is a matriarchal society where strength is determined by scent, and the only human among them is a biohazard. All were eagerly searching for new biological and chemical agents to take back to earth and make fortunes.

Whatever the politics, it was a good story. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Popular passages Crosslng – If we believe a thing to be bad, and if we have a right to prevent it, it is our duty to try to prevent it and to damn the consequences. Crosding have a Kindle? Since the characters have spent a novel together, characters like Aras and Shan develop an engaging believable relationship, considering the genetic make-up of the two akren.

War is coming again to Cavanagh’s Star — and this time, the instigators will be the troublesome gethes from the faraway planet Earth. As the cop tries to keep things calm, people with hidden agendas take matters into their own hands. Mar 31, Ryan rated it rtaviss liked it.