Darkship Thieves byHoyt [Hoyt] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Facing mutiny armed only with a torn nightgown and her wits. Athena has . Darkship Thieves and its sequel Darkship Renegades are Science Fiction novels by Sarah A. Hoyt. Set in a solar system after a massive revolt against. Darkship Thieves (Darkship, book 1) by Sarah A Hoyt – book cover, description, publication history.

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I really liked the characters, as well, and enjoyed seeing the two main characters learn to respect each other and forge the bond that they needed to weather the storms they faced.

Coming after The Dispossessed I was perhaps always going to be let down by the lack of politics, but there’s little explanation at all for how the place manages to exist, and less about why it exists as it does. Dec 30, Andrea marked it as flipped-to-the-end Shelves: I went back to the drawing board and let other themes fall in — themes that interest me, like thjeves idea of the resilient child that turns out all right despite everything.

Morrissey, not the cats. From here she’s drawn on a fun adventure to determine who she is, who her friend Kit thievrs and the politics and intrigues of her Father and the other Good Men. Follow her on Twitter. Darkships are now almost more myth than history, but humans still fear anyone who may have been altered. Read more Read less.

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She wants to return to Earth and will do whatever it takes to accomplish that. The conversations have just enough snark to entertain me. I have to agree there; anger issues is a very mild way of putting it. Mostly, I think, because the 1st explanation, given by Thena, turned out to be propaganda that seemed sort of confusing on darlship own.


The protagonist is a spoiled rich kid who is runs away when her Dad’s minions try to kill her. Unfortunately she heads right into the Powertree Ring, a dangerous area in space where the energy supply for Earth is produced. Unfortunately, it went downhill from there. She cannot do so in her hair, because she does not have any at this point. D I really enjoyed this story.

It kept us awake during a long, tedious drive – but mainly because we were gobsmacked at the writing most of dakrship time. Theyis, I actually like the cover. Spoiled, tempestuous, brilliant, beautiful, and dangerous, and with some series Darksip Issues, she finds herself seemingly being kidnapped aboard her own father’s space yacht by his mercenary goons. I felt that the ending could have been fleshed out a little bit though.

From boarding schools to pyschiatric institutes, Thena seems determined not to fit into Daddy Dearest’s plans for her future – which probably entail an arranged marriage and succession to his seat of government.

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I Loved It All Any additional comments? In a short time, after taking out the stranger—who turned out to be one of her father’s bodyguards up to no good, she was hurtling away from the ship in a lifeboat to get help.

It’s not that the plot dragged; its problem was quite the opposite. My one major quibble is that there are several great characters introduced towards the end of the story, only to be left behind without us knowing their fate. Nineteen year old Athena is a fighter, and from the first lines of the book where she wakes up knowing that someone is in her room through the last scene with “Daddy Dearest” she never lets us down.

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Darkship Thieves reads a lot like an homage to Heinlein’s classic space operas, with hyper-competent, rather ruthless but ultimately moral protagonists sharing pithy words of wisdom and vaguely libertarian sentiments while kicking darkshiip guys in the crotch. Which scene was your favorite? Instead, the SF plot begins to build up, tying in a lot of threads that I had thought were only background world-building, into a generally satisfying whole.


You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. As she quietly investigates the remainder of the Who wants to be blessed with the name Earkship Hera Sinistra?

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Dec 02, Jacob Proffitt rated it really liked it Shelves: That’s what I get for reading books because it has thiees romance with cat people. She loves it even though everyone pretty much mistrusts and hates her wannabe Howl from Howl’s Moving Castle. Two things bothered me about this: Read Online Email Kindle Ebook to me. I accepted that rather quickly, though, and ended up very much enjoying his character and his relationship with Thena. Those still human servants form Eden, a society in which bio-engineering is extensively used and in the open.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Hours and hours of talking about the main love interest who doesn’t even really seem to DO very much. Or, rather, it wasn’t explained well. Please login or sign up for a new account. Little bit of a rocky darkshlp there but soon the two of them straighten things out.

And so much heritage to live up thievee. Remember me not recommended for public devices. Hoyt writes tnieves in various genres. The main character, unfortunately.