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Summary

Books 1-3 of the Evan Gabriel trilogy. Follow North American Federation Navy Commander Evan Gabriel as he crosses the galaxy searching for Redemption, Returns to where it all began, then finally seeks Revenge on those responsible. Military science-fiction adventure at its best.

©2011 Steve Umstead (P)2015 Podium Publishing

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Loved it

Easy listening, great story telling with a catchy storey line. If you like action movies/books then listen to this. Highly recommend.

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Not bad a good read

A good collection did zone out in book 2. Books 1 and 3 are the better ones

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A quick review

A enjoyable series. Ray Chess has done a great job narrating it.
Worth a go if your between books.
Book 1. 4 stars
Book 2. 3 stars
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Book 2 felt rushed to me. The walk in the jungle could of been so much more!!

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enjoyed fully

enjoyed the full trilogy . was not groung breaking but i would recommend to anyone who listened to similar .

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well worth a listen

The plot works well and the characters are likeable. However, I think the entire trilogy could very easily have fit into one book.

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Great Read

Thoroughly enjoyed this trilogy from start to finish. Well written and well read. Would love to read more from Steve Umstead.

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Fantastic

I really enjoyed listening to all of these stories. Wish there were more! The prequel is fantastic too!

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Great from start to finish

All three books are great, they tie into each other very well unlike others I've read/ listened too. Shame to end really

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Look elsewhere

25 hrs I won't ever get back. The reading was the most boring ever. Probably the last book I will buy from audible

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  • Luke R.
  • 08-12-15

The first book is ok. The other two are weak.

The first book had a couple of plot twists that made the book. Unfortunately the lack of character development made for a long series. The main character was supposed to be this awesome guy who just can't catch a break. Yet everything goes easy for him and his crew and when it does not a piece of tech that he did not know about magically shows up to help him take over control of the "bad guys" brains and body's.

Throght the story the protagonist has it out for him yet is scarred of him. The reasons are a joke and make no sense because they continue put him in the exact situation they do not want. Even to the point of bringing him out of retirement from the army. He of course keeps breaking up all there evil plans yet they keep taking steps so he will be against them. It reminds me of Austin Powers when the son says "let's just shoot him, I have a gun we can do it together ". Of course they have to make an elaborate trap that puts him in the best possible position.

This does not even get into all the other characters. Good or bad there was no development. I had to rewind a few times just to even remember who died and I couldn't care less who got killed and who did not. The closest it came was for one character to mention that he used to be a fun practical joker before. Wow, super endearing.

Plot was weak, characters were no more than names on a page. Quite a let down.

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  • Garth
  • 22-07-15

Spaghetti Western meets solid sci-fi

The story is cliché and cheesy and all of those things that you love about a spaghetti western set in space. Yes the good guys win, yes the bad guys are just greedy and evil and have no real justification behind their motives, and yes the good guys come up with some unbelievable luck.

But it is entertaining and that's what these kind of stories are all about.

There are also some very solid sci-fi aspects of the series that I enjoyed.

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  • Robert
  • 15-03-17

time filler

it was OK but more of a time filler while waiting for something better to be released

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  • Annette Henson
  • 23-09-16

A good space opera.

For the most part a good story and characters. Not great but worth listening to.

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  • Mark
  • 12-06-16

A great sci-fi action story!

After listening to Zero Point, a prequel to the Evan Gabriel Trilogy I knew that I would listen to the entire series. The Omnibus is a great way to get all three books in one package! Ray Chase is a great narrator and does an excellent job with this series. very entertaining!

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  • Carlos Aldana
  • 07-06-18

great story

great story with a great performance. sci-fi at its best. totally recommended. will go for the prequel now

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  • M. Plant
  • 15-04-18

Great Story, Great Performance

What made the experience of listening to The Evan Gabriel Omnibus the most enjoyable?

Ray Chase is a great narrator!

What was one of the most memorable moments of The Evan Gabriel Omnibus?

One of the most memorable moments of The Evan Gabriel Omnibus is when the Eden Mission. This mission tests the team's moral and perseverance, but ends with satisfying justice!

What does Ray Chase bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

An awesome voice! While the story can be cliche at times, Ray does a great job of getting a listener into characters.

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

I really like this story. It shows the evolution of a man down on his luck, just trying to forget the past, to a confident Commander of a highly trained military squad.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 12-04-18

couldn't get through it

stereotypical story. predictable. so many places where plus didn't make sense. I couldn't get through it to be honest.

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  • Matthew E.
  • 09-04-18

Battlefront stories from the not so distant future.

A good listen at work...
The “Omnibus” is all 3 books of the Evan Gabriel series for the price of one!

Following the trials and tribulations of Gabriel, a dishonored special forces Commander from the North American Federation’s Navy (now in space)... as he faces challenges on the ever blurring “front lines”... and at home.

The omnibus will keep you on edge for the entirety.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-12-17

Great narrator

great narrator. very versatile and good with the different languages. good story but kind of repetitive.