!!> Epub ➞ The Cestus Deception ➝ Author Steven Barnes – Justinfoline.us

The Cestus Deception Ord Cestus, A Planet Mostly Barren And Inhospitable To Life, Was First Colonized As A Prison World Until A Handful Of Hardy Pioneers Discovered Its Rich Ore Deposits And Managed To Build Up A Successful Droid Manufacturing Industry But When The Clone Wars Erupted, Bringing Severe Rationing Of Imported Resources And A Republic Ban On The Production Of Battle Droids, Ord Cestus Was Threatened With Imminent Economic Collapse Enter The Confederacy Of Independent Systems The Separatists With A Life Saving Offer To Purchase A Generous Quantity Of The Planet S Most Lucrative Export Bio Droids Possessed Of Tactical Capabilities That Rival The Fighting Abilities Of Even The Most Advanced Jedi, These Sophisticated, Techno Organic Hybrid Units Would Prove A Most Formidable Weapon If Ever Deployed For Military Use And Now The Confederacy S Intention To Invest In What Amounts To An Army Of Bio Droids Has Sent Ripples Of Alarm Through The Highest Echelons Of The Republic Government Determined To Halt The Bio Droid Sale But Fearing A Show Of Force Will Result In A Political Backlash Supreme Chancellor Palpatine Dispatches A Team Of Envoys, Led By Jedi Master Obi Wan Kenobi Their Mission Persuade Ord Cestus S Government To Abandon Its Dealings With The Confederacy While Secretly Stirring Up Revolution Among The Planet S Struggling Underclass Diplomacy Is Paramount But If All Else Fails, The Republic Will Not Hesitate To Launch A Full Scale Attack And Wipe Out Not Only The Means Of Bio Droid Production, But Countless Lives As Well, To Demonstrate The Consequences Of Disloyalty For Obi Wan, The Prospect Of Such Wholesale Slaughter Only Serves To Fuel His Growing Suspicions About The Sinister Path The Republic Seems To Be Taking But The Brash Jedi Master Kit Fisto And The Detachment Of Clone Soldiers Assigned To The Mission Are Ready And Willing To Do The Supreme Chancellor S Bidding As The Leaders Of Ord Cestus Refuse To Capitulate And Palpatine Rapidly Loses Patience, Obi Wan S Hopes Of A Peaceful Resolution Are Dwindling Now, Facing A Crisis Of Conscience, Obi Wan Must Find The Wisdom And Strength To Prevent A Bloodbath And Safeguard The Republic While Abiding By The Ancient Code To Which He Has Pledged His Life.Features A Bonus Section Following The Novel That Includes A Primer On The Star Wars Expanded Universe, And Over Half A Dozen Excerpts From Some Of The Most Popular Star Wars Books Of The Last Thirty Years

!!> Epub ➞ The Cestus Deception  ➝ Author Steven Barnes – Justinfoline.us
  • Paperback
  • 398 pages
  • The Cestus Deception
  • Steven Barnes
  • 09 March 2019
  • 0099472627

    10 thoughts on “!!> Epub ➞ The Cestus Deception ➝ Author Steven Barnes – Justinfoline.us


  1. says:

    Ord Cestus is an out of the way planet that the Republic reneged on their payments with Which turns out to be a bad thing when the planet begins negotiations with the Separatists over a new droid, a JK or Jedi Killer Obi Wan Kenobi and Kit Fisto are sent with Doolb Snoil and ARC trooper, A 98 Nate , to repair the situation.While listening to this audiobook, I ended up with quite a few notes I ll let my notes speak for themselves 1 Yay, Kit Fisto is in a novel And his lightsaber form is F Ord Cestus is an out of the way planet that the Republic reneged on their payments with Which turns out to be a bad thing when the planet begins negotiations with the Separatists over a new droid, a JK or Jedi Killer Obi Wan Kenobi and Kit Fisto are sent with Doolb Snoil and ARC trooper, A 98 Nate , to repair the situation.While listening to this audiobook, I ended up with quite a few notes I ll let my notes speak for themselves 1 Yay, Kit Fisto is in a novel And his ...


  2. says:

    Well written, with fully realised characters Even made me forget at times that the alien race in question is basically a bunch of overgrown bugs But that s one difference between the page and the screen The story is an interesting study of duty and honour The author really gets into Obi Wan Kenobi s head and convincingly depicts how he operates within the Force There s a very Zen feel to it Obi Wan s quiet confidence in himself as an instrument of the Force makes him powerful He doesn t t ...


  3. says:

    Ungh, so many mixed feelings on this onelet s just plunge right in to the review Positives Barnes sure can write some tight, compelling prose, and his treatment of the Clone characters was insightful.Also, the action sequences were above par, particularly the close quarters fighting scenes in which the author was able to draw upon his own considerable experts multiple black belts, etc Lastly, I honestly wasn t expecting that one of the most noteworthy deceptions in the book would be carrie Ungh, so many mixed feelings on this onelet s just plunge right in to the review Positives Barnes sure can write some tight, compelling prose, and his treatment of the Clone characters was insightful.Also, the action sequences were above par, particularly the close quarters fighting scenes in which the author was able to draw upon his own considerable experts multiple black belts, etc Lastly, I honestly wasn t expecting that one of the most noteworthy deceptions in the book would be carried out not by the nefarious Separatists but by the noble Jedi Obi Wan and Kit Fisto Nice to see the good guys get creative and try one on, even if it was ultimately unsuccessful and humiliating for poor Kenobi.Negatives Probably to...


  4. says:

    This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here 3 5 Volevo amare questo libro, e l unica ragione Kit Fisto Si lo ammetto, ho sempre avuto un debole per Kit che tra nella mia top 3 di Jedi preferiti e quando ho letto la trama di questo libro ho immaginato che finalmente invece che seguire solo Obi wan che adoro ma che alla lunga stufa vista la serie infinita di libri scritti seguendo il suo unico POV avremmo seguito anche lui Inutile dire che questa la ragione maggiore della mia delusione, avanti ma dov era Kit Fisto in questo l 3 5 Volevo amare questo libro, e l unica ragione Kit Fisto Si lo ammetto, ho sempre avuto un debole per Kit che tra nella mia top 3 di Jedi preferiti e quando ho letto la trama di questo libro ho immaginato che finalmente invece che seguire solo Obi wan che adoro ma che alla lunga stufa vista la serie infinita di libri scritti seguendo il suo unico POV avremmo seguito anche lui Inutile dire che questa la ragione maggiore della mia delusione, avanti ma dov era Kit Fisto in questo libro non c era mai Per buona parte del libro c era solo Obi wan, ma andava molto peggio quando arrivava il clone dal numero che ovviamente non ricorder mai detto Nate ma giusto per confonderti si chiama pure Jangotar Ma insomma, gi che i cloni sono tutti uguali, se ha gi un nome perch gliene date un altro solo per farmi fare confusione ho capito La sua storia d a era banale, noiosa e p...


  5. says:

    This was my first Star Wars book, and I picked this one because of the hinting of a love story between Nate and the civilian woman and my copy of the Republic Commando series hasn t arrived yet I m not really sure how picky I m allowed to be about this book I know I shouldn t rate it as I do literature what a snob I am , but it s hard to ignore grievous errors when you re used to reading muchthought provoking stuff My issue on that regard relates to how Barnes tried to cram to This was my first Star Wars book, and I picked this one because of the hinting of a love story between Nate and the civilian woman and my copy of the Republic Commando series hasn t arrived yet I m not really sure how picky I m allowed to be about this book I know I shouldn t rate it as I do literature what a snob I am , but it s hard to ignore grievous errors when you re used to reading muchthought provoking stuff My issue on that regard relates to how Barnes tried to cram too much into one novel He tried to throw in political intrigue, clone introspection, a love story, action, etc., but the novel wasn t long enough and or it focused on the wrong things too much That action scene with the JK droid was cool, but it was so long, as were the political discussions I like action and I like politics, but I spent the e...


  6. says:

    I really enjoyed this book, the clone wars era is one my favorite to read about. One of my characters in the book was kit fisto,it was nice to read something about him The story take place on Festus with obi one and kit fisto costing the hive family Ventress is on planet to stir up trouble as usual.Another car after I like was made the clone,it was nice to see how mate interact with people of cestus and with himself I like how author made matehuman than just cannon fodder I would love I really enjoyed this book, the clone wars era is one my favorite to read about. One of my characters in the book was kit fisto,it was nice to read something about him The story take place on Festus with obi one and kit fisto c...


  7. says:

    It was the abridged version and it was still too long.


  8. says:

    This was almost as hard to read as The Approaching Storm Almost.4 2016 updatethe audio book is actually bearable the sound effects.and music really help keep interest, absolutely necessary for this book the audiobook also cuts alot of nonsense out, like the part where the clones are training even so, it s still not that engaging I listened to it all in one go and even abridged I wanted it to end.looking back, this story is ultimately is kind of filler and adds nothing to the arc of the cl This was almost as hard to read as The Approaching Storm Almost.4 2016 updatethe audio book is actually bearable the sound effects.and music really help keep interest, absolutely necessary for this book the audiobook also cuts alot of nonsense out, like the part where the clones are training even so, it s still not that engaging I listened t...


  9. says:

    Not horrible, not a page turner either I don t like how the books in The Clone Wars timeline often have plots revolving around the psyche of clone troopers I suppose it s an interesting element if done right, but it never is The authors try to relate them to stereotypical bad upbringings, and it doesn t quite fit The clones lived ...


  10. says:

    A list of important things in this book Obi wan has a lawyer friend who is a giant snail the squid headed people are called Mon Calamari For real the clone troopers have a complex military brotherhood culture Obi wan dances with a giant bee The giant bee is impressed Ventress is totally incapable of talking about anything other than how good it s going to feel when she kills Obi wan Even the giant bees are like, girl Dig deep Find some chill Force sensitive eels With powe A list of important things in this book Obi wan has a lawyer friend who is a giant snail the squid headed people are called Mon Calamari For real the clone troopers have a complex military brotherhood culture Obi wan dances with a giant bee The g...

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