Troy Rising
Books in series3
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(4.4 based on 228 ratings)
  • 1
    Live Free or Die: Troy Rising, Book One | John Ringo

    Live Free or Die: Troy Rising, Book One

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By John Ringo
    • Narrated By Mark Boyett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (93)
    Performance
    (57)
    Story
    (59)

    When aliens trundled a gate to other worlds into the solar system, the world reacted with awe, hope and fear. But the first aliens to come through, the Glatun, were peaceful traders and the world breathed a sigh of relief.

    Predictable but fun

    This title has received criticism of being right-wing propaganda...
    Apparently, one can't even read a book anymore without politicising it.
    ..
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    Reviewed on 31 August 2011 by Philipp (Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom)
  • 2
    Citadel: Troy Rising, Book Two | John Ringo

    Citadel: Troy Rising, Book Two

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By John Ringo
    • Narrated By Mark Boyett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (66)
    Performance
    (45)
    Story
    (46)

    Earth has managed to recapture the Sol system from their Horvath conquerors and has begun entering the galactic millieu. But when the Rangora Empire rapidly crushes humanity's only ally, it becomes clear the war is just beginning....

    Dips in the middle

    This is a good book, but it dips in the middle and flies off into "ideal" US politics. Generally no problem as this is written by an American, but it ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 June 2012 by CM (Norfolk, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    The Hot Gate: Troy Rising, Book Three | John Ringo

    The Hot Gate: Troy Rising, Book Three

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By John Ringo
    • Narrated By Mark Boyett
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (69)
    Performance
    (47)
    Story
    (47)

    The fight to free the Earth from alien domination began in Live Free or Die, and continued in Citadel. Now Tyler Vernon and his troops aboard the gigantic battle station Troy face a desperate battle with the forces of galactic tyranny. And the very survival of the Earth and its people is not all that is at stake. The galaxy itself must choose to live free or die - and if the tyrants win this battle, darkness will fall across the galaxy for millennia to come.

    confused

    The first two books were brilliant so what happened with this book ?
    The book is about 16 hours long with about 15 hours devoted to south americ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 20 May 2012 by Stephen (hornchurch, United Kingdom)