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TitleAlien Earth
AuthorMegan Lindholm
ISBN2753300321
ImprintMegan Lindholm Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback

Description

Over successive generations the Conservancy has re adjusted man to make him so environmentally friendly that he no longer breeds or leaves any trace of his existence However a depleted gene pool now means that a dying Earth has to be repopulated, quickly.

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Claudia

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

Those who have not lived here will return for what was left Its essence will cry out in a voice that cannot be ignored Riding in the balance between war and omnipotence rests all that they would know But they must put aside the ways of adults and be again as children if the door is to open to t... (Sign in to see more)


Tim

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

I m familiar with her work written under the pseudonym Robin Hobb, but not the books she wrote as Megan Lindholm, before she adopted the new name Since I didn t want really know where to start and she had written a few stand alone novels, the choice was easily made especially since I didn t know Mrs... (Sign in to see more)


Nick

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

People talk a lot about world building, and Megan Lindholm did an almost perfect job Maybe even a perfect one It seems seamless, original and thorough In addition to that, the characters are all very distinct and well developed The science and the systems of her fictional world are crafted just as e... (Sign in to see more)


Jeanne Johnston

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

Wow Just wow Having snarfed my way greedily through everything else, I finally turned in desperation to what I d considered what may be a throwaway I mean, Ki and Vandien, all of the Six Duchies, Rain Wilds, and the Liveships They all share a rich, historical feel, stories from a time long past How ... (Sign in to see more)


Althea Ann

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

Generations ago, an altruistic alien race, the Arthroplana, rescuedhumanity from the ecological disaster of earth, and resettled them ina new system, with dire warnings on the necessity of fitting in to thelocal ecology Since then, this desire to leave no mark has becomean obsession possibly to the ... (Sign in to see more)


Jessica Meats

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

This is a really interesting story set centuries after Earth is abandoned as a dying world The surviving humans now live under the authority of an alien race and have to make sure they don t make an impact on the ecology of the planets they re grudgingly allowed to inhabit John and Connie are marine... (Sign in to see more)


Kirsten

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

I really liked this, and need to ponder some of its themes some what does it mean to be human, and what is our purpose, and how much risk is inherent in just living your everyday life and how do you feel about that Basically, it is set after humans have evacuated a toxic and poisoned Earth there is... (Sign in to see more)


Ralph McEwen

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

Interesting plot and a fully formed cast of characters Several sayings come to mind If it looks too good to be true, it s probably is Do on to others as you would have done on to you When looking for a motive, alway follow the money You may have to twist or expand on the sayings a little to make the... (Sign in to see more)


Bonnie

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

Why doesn t Megan Robin write books like this


Darceylaine

Alien Earth By Megan Lindholm

I was introduced first to Robin Hobb s works, and was surprised to find that her earlier works as Megan Lindholm are much spare and restrained It s a different voice, and I really enjoy her works This one hits all my sweet spots themes of liberation, multispecies justice and our perceptions of real... (Sign in to see more)


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