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Alien: Covenant Origins Audiobook

Alien: Covenant Origins: The Official Prequel to the Blockbuster Film

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The Covenant mission is the most ambitious endeavor in the history of Weyland-Yutani. A ship bound for Origae-6, carrying 2,000 colonists beyond the limits of known space, this is a make-or-break investment for the corporation - and for the future of all mankind.

Yet there are those who would die to stop the mission. As the colony ship hovers in Earth orbit, several violent events reveal a deadly conspiracy to sabotage the launch. While Captain Jacob Branson and his wife, Daniels, complete their preparations, security chief Daniel Lope recruits the final key member of his team. Together they seek to stop the perpetrators before the ship and its passengers can be destroyed.

An original novel by the acclaimed Alan Dean Foster, author of the groundbreaking Alien novelization Alien: Covenant Origins, is the official chronicle of the events that led up to Alien: Covenant. It also reveals the world the colonists left behind.

©2017 Alan Dean Foster (P)2017 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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    Joerillibee 12/10/2017
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    "Boring"

    This novel was boring and repetitive. I was very disappointed being a fan of the other Alien stories. I couldn't even be bothered to listen to the end.

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    Gareth Stenson 10/10/2017
    Gareth Stenson 10/10/2017
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    "Boring."

    Nothing to do with alien/promethuesus bar the name. Low grade detective story set in the future.

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    Krzysztof UK 07/10/2017
    Krzysztof UK 07/10/2017 Member Since 2016
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    "Great intro into the "alien covenant" story"

    Overall a great insight into a world the covenant ship is leaving behind. You are introduced and get to know some of the characters. At times however some parts could have been explored a little bit further and others, especially motives of some individuals, are not that believable. If you are into Alien universe you will appreciate every input that adds to it. Otherwise it is mostly a good listen.

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    paul walukiewicz 17/10/2017 Member Since 2015
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    "Dull"

    Best I can say is that the narration is good. The story is brain-numbingly boring. It's a shame as the Alien Series of books has been genuinely excellent up to now

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    Jack 01/10/2017
    Jack 01/10/2017 Member Since 2015
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    "good over all"

    was good but knowing that everything turns out ok and they do set off in the covenant kinda kills the story but at least it pads out the world a bit more

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    "Pointless"

    I am a big fan of the Alien Universe especially the last two movies. I am intrigued by the story and ideology way more than the horror part of it. This book is pointless. Yes I understand the title of the book but, it is so generic. It's like if I wrote down a 200 page book of my experience and preparations for a vacation involving planes and airport traveling. There is very little substance of anything pertaining to the Alien Universe. As Trump likes to tweet.... SAD, so SAD.

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  • Kate
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    "Hard sci-fi political intrigue in Alien Universe"

    If you haven't already - listen to this BEFORE the Alien: Covenant novelization!

    Great reader, great writer - I love the Alien universe and and really happy to have an expansion of life on earth at the time of the Covenant launch with well voiced, interesting characters.

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