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Ganwold's Child (Unified Worlds) (1995)

by Diann Thornley

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Series: Unified Worlds (Book 1)

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This had a good blurb from Roger Zelazny so I read it. It wasn't bad, kind of a space opera. I have the second book, but I'm not in a rush to read it.

It is the story of a boy who is raised among aliens at the hunter-gatherer level going on a quest to find his father among the stars. His mother is dying & he naively sets out searching for his father to cure her. He winds up in the middle of nasty politics, old hatreds & more. It's not a super new idea, but it was done pretty well. ( )
  jimmaclachlan | Jun 19, 2013 |
SF, good, but not great--nice build up but weak finish
  FKarr | Apr 21, 2013 |
Pretty good so far. ( )
  biblioconnisseur | Dec 22, 2006 |
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Jensen, BruceCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Tristan grew up human among aliens, now he must use his alienness to survive among humans.

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