"Military Sci-Fi for the strategic and curious mind!"
Reviewed by Lyn Nicholas
Posted October 1, 2012
I've been a fan of the Lost Fleet series by Jack Campbell
for quite some
time. So I've been following along with the Alliance Fleet
and cheering them
on for as long as I can remember. This new book flips
everything inside out
as we're plunged into the Syndic worlds. The Syndicates are
of the Alliance and the team that, up until now, we've all
In THE LOST STARS: TARNISHED KNIGHT, it was quite an
find myself behind the scenes of what's left of the
Syndicate Empire. I
never quite expected to find myself relating to the
individuals from the
"other side." But of course there are two sides to every
story and this is no
Now it's strange to find that I quite love all of these
characters as well.
What's a reader to do? I just love them all. Now I need to
happens to both sides and that is exactly what will keep me
tuned in for all
future installments set in this amazing universe.
TARNISHED KNIGHT is a delicious dish from an exciting new
establishment that includes an appetizer of rebellion and
civil war, an
entree of political intrigue and survival, and is now served
with a side of
As always, Jack Campbell has created a rich and exciting
world full of
intricacies and layers that you wouldn't believe unless
you'd read it
yourself! You can start off with this book even if you
haven't read his others.
You'll love the space exploration, the politics, the
strategy and the fighting
for survival that is a staple of Campbell's books. If you're
a fan of either sci-
fi or military books, than this is absolutely the perfect
combo for you!
Follows the events in the Midway Star System during the same
period as Dreadnaught and Invincible. In this title, the
story of the Lost Fleet universe is told through the eyes of
citizens of the Syndicate Worlds as they deal with defeat in
the war, threats from all sides, and the crumbling of the
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