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With the Assassins' Guild functioning again after a year of upheaval and rebellion, Bren Cameron takes a position on the court to champion a trade agreement, but tranquility in the atevi world is transient.
Publisher: New York, NY :, DAW Books, Inc.,, [2015]
ISBN: 9780756409098
Branch Call Number: SCF CHER
Characteristics: 403 pages ; 24 cm.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

He did not so much defy the rules as ignore the ones that inconvenienced him.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

That was entirely disconcerting. He was not ready for them. He was not ready to be questioned or required to report. He froze in place, too tired, too confused to know what to say or do first.
Then Great-grandmother’s teaching took over. Manners. Manners gained a person time. Manners let one gather one’s wits, decide what to do, and above all, calm down.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

God, Bren thought, laying the receiver in its cradle.
Three years of not dealing with human problems . . .
And there it all was again, same old theme, different verse. _Them_. And _us_.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

I felt – and this is difficult, son of mine. I felt that the world was changing. That I had let something loose that was changing the world, and I knew no better answer – for you – than to put you into the tutelage of the woman who taught me, the woman who twice ruled the aishidi’tat – and who remembers more of how things came to be than most still alive. I knew that you would see foreign things your mother and I would never understand. I knew you would not be ours when you came back, I knew, and I gave you to her.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

These are grown-up things, but understand that you _are not_ the world. You will _never_ be the world. Other people will do as _they_ will do and you will have to determine what _you_ will do about that. That is your business. The rest is theirs.

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andreareads
Jun 20, 2017

Wow. About 300 pages of set-up for 100 pages of action. The situation onboard the space station is explained over and over and over before we get there. Stationmaster Tillington is discussed ad nauseam and turns out to be a bit player when he finally appears. It's beyond me why more of this wasn't told from the kids' point of view, since they are at the heart of the story, actually living through the upheaval others repeatedly analyze.

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Nov 12, 2015

Gets better every time. This time everyone's older, it's back to the space station because vistors are coming. Bren must make peace and rescue the 3 children before they get there.

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GrimJack
Sep 30, 2015

Too much exposition with too much complexity - I could not get past the first couple pages

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