A powerful ng characterization, non-stop action, fascinating biological speculation, and a dash of romance. Don’t miss it!”—Linnea Si. 15 Mar Song of Scarabaeus By Sara Creasy Angela James was reading an ARC of the follow up to this book at the Tools of Change conference. Song of Scarabaeus (Scarabaeus, book 1) by Sara Creasy – book cover, description, publication history.

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It’s funny how everyone in this book – the Crib, Natesa, the rov This was an excellent start to a new series. It reminded me why I have always loved science fiction so much and it did so in such a seamless and readable way that I have to give it up for Sara Creasy and her mad, debut writerly skills. Feb 15, Steph rated it really liked it Shelves: The Dead Run by Adam Mansbach. Or if the two are separated by too much distance, the leash will sever, and Finn will be destroyed in the process.

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Important information was given in small pieces throughout the series, which came together like a jigsaw puzzle to create an elaborate picture. Nov 29, Felicia rated it really liked it Shelves: The beginning scraabaeus interesting, but the second half really takes things up a notch.

Get your minds out of that sex gutter!!

You submitted the following rating and review. Song of Scarabaeus starts out with a kidnapping and from there, it only gets better.

Song of Scarabaeus

It was a humorous twist on the normal romantic tension in slng stories. The characters are fascinating. There is heartbreak and friendships and retribution. Edie is a wonderful character, a woman who uses her brains to beat the bad guys. The world of Scarabaeus was the real antagonistic force, and it felt fresh, different, and truly terrifying despite all the alien worlds I’ve read before in the past. She’s a trustworthy character with a strong moral code and good instincts.

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It is one hell of a whirlwind train job. Creasy does an scarabaeux job describing the future technology, and this looks to be a series worth following. I started out hanging on every word. This book is just so very good. As a result, the attraction between the two of them is a bit flat. Should you read it? I loved this book! HarperCollins Children’s Books books for young readers.

It was a great storyline and the whole cypher tech and seeding planets theme was very original. What evolves between Edie and Finn feels organic and real, and the obstacles Creasy sets for them towards the end are enough to feed the UST Unresolved Sexual Tension hungry readers for a long time. I am, in fact, I am, well, there’s no other way to put it, distressingly late in finding this absolute gem of a book. Alien in the Family.

Kidnapping — one episode. Sorry, I can’t stop thinking about Cadbury eggs. The mighty Crib Empire develops, changes, and modifies worlds making them habitable for humans by means of terraforming seeding.

Finn is a good person, giving up his chance at freedom to help others. It is no wonder that she empathizes with the slaves; she is one herself, just in a slightly more gilded cage. I am excited to see where this goes now that they are free to make their own choices! Creasy does a great job of making you feel like you are right there. The rover crew of skng ship had potential, but just like the main characters, neither Haller nor the scarabaeu ever mature into the full fledged villains.

I could have done without the romantic entanglements but I feel that others who like a little mush would quite happily enjoy these sections.


Please try again later. If the characters had really worked for me, I may have been able to get past this enough to love this book as much as many others have instead ot just liking it.

YAY Imagine being “leashed” to an ex-soldier with all the macho goodness that comes with him. Several of the reviews I read about this book mentioned romance. To scarabarus it, click here. Finn has been leashed to Edie. I am a fan of all types of Sci-Fi. What makes her story interesting is Edie being ‘leashed’ to Finn, a freedom fighter.

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. For example, observing a family’s ship, Edie thinks, “Despite the ramshackle state of their vessel, it was an expensive piece of hardware that required generations of family money to fund. They look at the gauge and they xcarabaeus no fuel, and neither of them gets overly frustrated by this development.

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Although he initially distrusts Edie, their gradual companionship develops over time and is heart-warming to see unfold. But, her impressive records makes her a target scarabqeus a group that wants to use her to their bidding.

At the same time, he is never so gruff or unruly as to make certain concerned gestures seem out of place. The links will take you to the Web site’s homepage.

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May 31, Mardel rated it it was amazing Shelves: