Greg Mandel
Books in series3
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(4.4 based on 1857 ratings)
  • 1
    Mindstar Rising: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Book 1 | Peter F. Hamilton

    Mindstar Rising: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Peter F. Hamilton
    • Narrated By Toby Longworth
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (792)
    Performance
    (475)
    Story
    (473)

    It's the 21st century, and global warming is here to stay, so forget the way your country used to look. And get used to the free market, too - the companies possess all the best hardware, and they're calling the shots now. In a world like this, a man open to any offers can make out just fine. A man like Greg Mandel for instance, who's psi-boosted, wired into the latest sensory equipment, carrying state-of-the-art weaponry - and late of the English Army's Mindstar Battalion.

    Great!

    Given was written in the early 90s, the setting is eerily apt and poignant right now. Near future sci-fi, elements of cyberpunk, corporate scandal an..Show More »

    Reviewed on 13 December 2011 by Catherine (Cirencester, United Kingdom)
  • 2
    A Quantum Murder: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Part 2 | Peter F. Hamilton

    A Quantum Murder: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Part 2

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Peter F. Hamilton
    • Narrated By Toby Longworth
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (557)
    Performance
    (350)
    Story
    (352)

    Dr Edward Kitchener, a brilliant researcher into quantum cosmology, lies dead with his lungs spread out on either side of his open chest. Only a mercenary or professional killer could have breached the premier-grade security system - but why would a professional waste time in ritual slaughter? Greg Mandel, psi-boosted ex-private eye, is enticed out of retirement to launch an investigation into a past which - according to Kitchener's theories - might never have happened.

    Best of the Series

    This is an excellent series and this one was my personal favourite out of the three. It is a little slower paced and is as much a mystery story as a ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 31 August 2015 by Simon (Waterlooville, UK)
  • 3
    The Nano Flower: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Book 3 | Peter F. Hamilton

    The Nano Flower: The Greg Mandel Trilogy, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Peter F. Hamilton
    • Narrated By Toby Longworth
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (508)
    Performance
    (324)
    Story
    (328)

    Julia Evans, billionairess owner of Event Horizon, has for 15 years been the power behind England's economic renaissance - but now she's in trouble. With her husband missing, and rival companies suddenly claiming to have acquired a technology impossibly superior to anything on Earth, she has no time to take notice of a single flower delivered anonymously. But this flower possesses genes millions of years in advance of any terrestrial DNA.

    Epic conclusion for Greg Mandel Trilogy

    The narration was excellent of course. The editing could have been better. The occasional sound of page flipping is something you can live with of cou..Show More »

    Reviewed on 28 March 2012 by Mark (Kalmar, Sweden)