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  • Thrawn: Alliances (Star Wars)

  • By: Timothy Zahn
  • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
  • Length: 13 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 426
  • Performance
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  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 392

'I have sensed a disturbance in the Force.' Ominous words under any circumstances, but all the more so when uttered by Emperor Palpatine. On Batuu, at the edges of the Unknown Regions, a threat to the Empire is taking root - its existence little more than a glimmer, its consequences as yet unknowable. But it is troubling enough to the Imperial leader to warrant investigation by his most powerful agents: ruthless enforcer Lord Darth Vader and brilliant strategist Grand Admiral Thrawn. 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • enjoyed it, but not as good as the first

  • By Adrian Martin on 13-02-19

A great follow up to Thrawn.

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Reviewed: 06-12-18

Really enjoyed the second book of this trilogy. A lot shorter than Thrawn but no less enjoyable. Timothy and Marc really capture Vader's menace, coldness and ruthlessness. Only one complaint from me, why cant we have a female to play the female roles. Marc does a great Thrawn, Vader, Alien, stormtrooper etc but I cringe at his female voices.