BattleTech: Ghost Bear's Lament

BattleTech: Ghost Bear's Lament

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by Steven Mohan Jr.
     
 

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The Clans: a civilization that worships war. Soldiers altered in body and mind. Men and women bent to the blade. They slash through space, cutting through their enemies like a laser cuts through flesh.

No one can stand against them.

Star Commander Richard Bekker of Clan Ghost Bear is smart, tough, and ruthless—the perfect Clan warrior.

Overview

The Clans: a civilization that worships war. Soldiers altered in body and mind. Men and women bent to the blade. They slash through space, cutting through their enemies like a laser cuts through flesh.

No one can stand against them.

Star Commander Richard Bekker of Clan Ghost Bear is smart, tough, and ruthless—the perfect Clan warrior. Victory is all he has ever known.

That’s about to change.

Because he’s going to face an enemy unlike any he’s ever seen—unlike any ANYONE’S ever seen. And if he is going to triumph, if he’s going to SURVIVE, he will have to reach inside, past his Clan training, and find the part of himself that is human.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013939899
Publisher:
Catalyst Game Labs
Publication date:
02/13/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
344,904
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Steven Mohan, Jr. has professionally published more a half million words of military science fiction including the BattleTech novel A BONFIRE OF WORLDS. He has sold original fiction to markets as diverse as INTERZONE, POLYPHONY, and PARADOX, as well as several DAW original anthologies. His short stories have won honorable mention in THE YEAR'S BEST SCIENCE FICTION and THE YEAR'S BEST FANTASY AND HORROR and he has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.

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BattleTech: Ghost Bear's Lament 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This story is a nice addition to the Battletech library. It provides an unusual insight into the universe, a chance to see what happens when things don't go right. We also get to see the difficulty of a Clan warrior who mmust choose between his personal honor and his feelings toward other. Some readers may find the lack of 'mech combat dull, or the setbacks of the protagonist to dreary, but I personally liked how the Battletech universe was rounded a little bit more.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved the story and can't wait for the next installment!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The premise is ok, but the storey is needlessly depressing. I especialy dont like when charactors do exactly the wrong thing EVERY time, its frustatingly stupid. Im sure the author is going for drama, but all it is, is a poorly executed mix of cliche and stereotypes. Readers get enough of that from Warhammer novels. Bettletech doesnt need it. Waist of money.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Sorry sparrowfeather is
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thank you dipps head. Are you looking for a deputy?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
May i join.?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Looks at kit. Poor little kit come and sleep up here its warm and we can clean all that blod off of u. Your name will be Redkit in honor of the day we first met.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Leaves a scent mark on the roots of a tree. ~Robinflight