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Halo: Glasslands is the first novel in an all-new Halo trilogy based on the Xbox Halo videogame series. Karen Traviss, who has penned number. Halo has ratings and reviews. Broken_fingers said: Meh Disappointment. This is my first Karen Traviss book. I will not be buying her next Ha. Halo: Glasslands is a novel by Karen Traviss set in the Halo Expanded Universe. It is the first part of the “Kilo-Five trilogy” set in the months after the events.

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Hardcore Halo fans are the only people I can really recommend this novel this novel. I absolutely glasslans Karen Travis for writing this book for the halo series. I even went to the extent of posting an extremely controversial thread in the Reach forum over there about how Halo Reach had an indisputably terrible campaign.

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For non-Halo fans, I hzlo recommend this as a standalone sci-fi novel. On the other side, Sangheili extremists still loyal to the old ways search for ways to dethrone their leader, The Arbiter, and gain power in order to crush the remainder of humanity. However, she is clearly a very talented writer who is incredible at developing interesting characters, both new ones and those that are familiar to us.

She is written to glssslands consider herself above good and evil, without a soul and is openly compared with Josef Mengele. But this book makes me so mad, I stopped reading it just to write this review. The ODSTs came off as idiots. Phillips is kidnapped by the servants. Glasslands is the first novel in the Kilo-Five trilogya multi-book deal between Tor Books and bestselling writer Karen Travisstaking place within the Halo universe.

Parangosky proceeds to discuss the status of the personnel involved with Kilo All of them are written in exactly the same manner no matter with political standing, plans or even opinions.

Fireteam Osiris Jameson Locke. Poorly constructed, terribly written, glaslsands disguised essays preaching her personal beliefs and trying to shout down any counter argument.

Inside the Forerunner Dyson spherethe group comes across a Forerunner tower. These are just two very glaswlands reasons for the flash clones.


Marooned with Chief Mendez and a Spartan team in a Forerunner slipspace bubble hidden in the destroyed planet Onyx, she finds that the shield world has been guarding an ancient secret – a treasure trove of Forerunner technology that will change everything for the UNSC and mankind.

Anyway the Sanghelli sorry if i spelled it wrong political structure, and the glasslansd and interactions with Phillips and Elites were glassalnds far the most interesting points, that tied with all of the scenes in the Dyson Sphere. In my opinion easily 4 out of 5 stars.

Having read through this novel I honestly feel guilty for criticising Ahlo Wraight on his portrayal of the Iron Hands. I had started reading the book, but had taken a rather long break midway through. He notices that Relon has destroyed the Forerunner structure hhalo his land. Sold and delivered by Audible, an Amazon company.

Not knowing this has been prevented, the group slowly begins turning against her as Chief Mendez vents his decades of guilt over the same project she’s trying to atone for.

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After I knew most of the terms the reading became a lot easier for me. That aside, Osman is gladslands pretty strong female character which is probably attributed to her Spartan side, but as the story progresses you see her going back to glaselands history quite a few times in where she wants to know what happened and who her parents were but somehow she cant come to terms with herself to get it done. Phillips, and Admiral Parangosky. She has written books in both the Star Wars and Gears of War series.

There she was writing about soldiers that were lied to and misused nalo their governments, following clues and hunting down information around a variety of environments to solve some sort of problem and she tries to recreate that style here. Recent contributors to this page The following people recently contributed to this article: It’s better than its predecessors forerunners?

Nov 02, Daena rated it liked it Shelves: I have been invested in the Halo community and universe for a full decade. So you can imagine what happens when one of the high ranking Sengheili, called the Arbiter, calls for a peace treaty with Galsslands.


I got connected to the characters that Eric created, and they didn’t even get fleshed out in Grasslands.

Buy the sequel, folks! It is in this sphere that Hasley is completely blocked from the outside world, but engaged in her research she tries to unravel the Forerunners technology. However, a lot of plot lines were advanced, and I really enjoyed the writing. While I didn’t always agree with her portrayal of characters in those books, I’ve rarely met an author who was nicer to her fans. I liked Lucy in Ghosts of Onyx, but in this story she became yet another victim of the idea that everyone must hate Halsey.

They also attempt to help the Ariadnebut the patrol ship explodes before they can reach it.

Hunters in the Dark. KIlo 5 story arc was really good. Still, I enjoyed the story itself; gladslands happened to make it interesting but it wasn’t too jammed with plot twists.

Hunters in the Dark. Glasslands by Karen Traviss.

Halo Glasslands

gllasslands While investigating their surroundings they are reminded tha In the eigth book in this series we have 3 interwoven stories. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Set after the end of the Human-Covenant War inHalo: But, after slogging through this one, I’m not planni I’ve read a number of books by Karen Traviss; I’ve read a number of books based in the Halo Universe.

In many cases they refer to her as their mother figure. Orbital Drop Shock Troopers. The story is very nice because it also highlights another previously unexplored side of the galaxy and sheds some light on some of the horrible acts of the calculating Doctor Halsey, the engineer of the Spartan Program, as well as fills in several small plot holes.

The classic thinking being that if the Sangheili are involved in a civil war they are less likely to get organized and attack mankind. Midst Toil and Tribulation.