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Audrey Grant

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Season of the Harvest

Season Of The Harvest (Harvest Trilogy, #1)Season Of The Harvest by Michael R. Hicks
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

This book was pushing it out of my comfort zone. First, as I have said before I am NOT big on Science Fiction. So the whole transforming shapechanging alien thing was over the top for me. And really could have been left completely out of the story and still made a complete and readable science geeks with lots of money trying to pull a Hitler and wipe out most of the human (Non Pure) race with the bio-genetic seeds and I would have bought the whole premiss of the book.
BUUUT, Shape...shifting...aliens....who are a combo of stinky goo a 10 ft long poison lasso stinger they keep in their chest and a swiss army knife head and arms...Yeah. Not buying it!
To top it off this modified corn is SO POWERFUL...they feed ONE KERNAL to a monkey and in a couple of days it has turned into the start of one of these "aliens", GETS OUT of an underground sealed bomber bunker with over 123 well armed specialists guarding just IT!

The language was like a 1980's movie where they threw words at each other.

AND FINALLY, THEY DROP A NUKE AND IT IS KILLING THEM UNDERGROUND FROM THE FIRE AND HEAT YET THEY ARE ABLE TO GET THE DOORS OPEN, GET OUT WITH SUITS ON, WALK AROUND, LAND HELICOPTORS AND FLY AWAY!?!?!?

NOW THE GOOD PARTS!!

I LIKED THE TWISTS AND TURNS. I LIKE HOW THE CATS WERE LIKE LITTLE SENSORS BY REACTING SO WILDLY TO THE CREATURES. LOVE THE TIDBITS OF PEOPLE'S LIVES THAT WERE WOVEN IN.

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