New Ky Vatta Book. Cold Welcome is available for presale from Amazon. Ky Vatta has been the Grand Admiral of Space Defense Force since the victory. “Filled with fast-paced action and well-conceived characters.”—Booklist Kylara Vatta is the only daughter in a family full of sons, and her father’s only child to. Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Noted for her strong heroines and interstellar naval Trading in Danger (Vatta’s War Book 1) – Kindle edition by Elizabeth Moon. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or.
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When the characters mess up, there’s consequences and fallout.
Shelve Marque and Reprisal. Elizabeth Moon brings u A very welcome change in pace after reading a couple of historical fiction novels and a non-fiction book about sex! Marque and Reprisal begins with a murderous attack on the Vatta family and enterprise, leaving Ky bereft of family support and financial clout for the first time in her life.
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It should be a short, simple, and not-too-painful visit home. By the end Ky is a less gullible, more wary person, determined to show her family and the universe that she can stand on her own two feet — able it with her very loyal crew. They celebrate victory by having Rafe ‘peel a lime’ for her and prepare to show what he can do with a pear.
It also features Kylara Vatta and is set after the events of Vatta’s War.
Vatta captains have the ability some not all to do things like that, and first time Vatta Captains kind of a reputation to do this kind of thing. Well, this is a “space opera” type of novel told from the point of view vatttas a young captain on her first voyage as the captain of a merchant vessel.
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While dodging assassins on Allray, Toby and Stella run across her old flame Rafael “Rafe” Madestan who agrees to partner with them for the trip to Lastway.
She is also contacted by the Mackensee Military Assistance Corporation whose insystem personnel are running dangerously short of funds. Trivia About Trading in Danger This was a great story although it had less action then I expected.
Oct 06, Trin rated it liked it Shelves: The sequel series Vatta’s Peace. Very reminiscent of the Baryar series by Bujold. It was not overly complicated in terms of physics, but it had a solidly developed world that clearly had the advantage of the investment of copious amounts of time, energy and thought.
Stella, left behind as captain of the Gary Tobaiis furious at Ky for putting her in a situation for which she is not trained without an adequate crew. Check out me other reviews at https: I will certainly be reading more of this series. Alone, with only the outdated ships of the ISC fleet to protect it, Nexus looks like easy prey for Turek Things go about as Ky expected to and at the first planet they reach. A vast and hostile force is attacking prosperous… More.
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Their wayward daughter Kylara Vatta is ignobly expelled from a military elizqbeth for the mistake of trusting the wrong person, and Man, what a fun book. Except, at the first stop, she gets word of a great trading opportunity.
After recovering she agrees to host the hostages the mercenaries have taken from the other merchant vessels in the system.
Ky beats sabotage, betrayal, and the unforgiving elements to lead a ragtag group of crash survivors to safety on a remote arctic island. Zabavna spejs opera ali moram da priznam da me malo vec smara da je glavni lik wunderkind u kapetanskoj stolici, savrseno moralan, spreman za teske odluke, itd. I’m a sucker for space opera.
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The Slotter Key consul provides assistance, but soon word comes that Vatta ships and facilities have been attacked on Slotter Key as well and the government is distancing itself from the corporation.
Maybe 15 years ago this wasnt the case however reading it now things have changed. Her flaw is clearly her kindness and its accompanying specific weakness. On the way, she takes the initiative on an additional shipping contract for agricultural equipment and finds herself strapped for cash with a partially disabled ship and cut off due to an interplanetary war.
Her cousins and friends believe her dead, a fiction she fosters in hopes of catching Turek off guard during a future engagement. Several Google searches later, and Elizabeth Moon’s “Trading In Danger” caught my eye as one of those “oh yeah, I wanted to read that” titles.
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The communication satellites not the word used explode, warships enter the system and. When her official report on the crash and its aftermath goes missing—along with the men and women she rescued—Ky realizes that her mysterious enemies are more powerful and dangerous than she imagined. And yet, to her surprise, Ky is offered the captaincy of a ship headed for scrap with its mion cargo.
Also available Into the Fire Book 2. A good vaytas of light entertainment after something as epic as Seveneves Straight on to the Next one!
Archived from the original on February 20, It is clearly not as easy as it sounds to grow into a leadership position as a captain on an interstellar space craft. If eizabeth can conquer it, they will control all galactic communications avttas for a handful of individuals with semi-portable ansible units.
This was a fun space opera read that I might have given 4 stars to except that the ending was kind of boring and the book was fairly predictable. Kylara Vatta isn’t as off-the-charts as Miles.