Online Stories for Kindergarten at Internet 4 Classrooms

The Klingon Gambit (Free)


Gets What are the Klingons doing n Alnath What is it that killed those Vulcans What what what p 79So I had this grand plan to re read the entire 97 book Pocket Star Trek Original Series novels The Private Affairs of Lady Jane Fielding over the coursef a year Must Like Kids or so and review each bookbut damn two books in and this is thene that s making me seriously reconsider It s not that it s not Trek it s that it s Trek at its WORST Racist sexist hawkish xenophobic TERRIBLE writing It s like TOS Season 3 in roid rage without even the enjoyment f getting to watch the classic actors bringing life to a bad script It seriously doesn t get much worse than this book Unless it does which is exactly what now I m afraid f in regards to moving chronologically through the TOS Pocket novels I ve pulled Crven Ban out samplesf the worst for your reading displeasure The Asian knew his job and did it p 6 referring to Sulu THE ASIAN Granted the Enterprise bridge crew were deliberately chosen by Roddenberry to represent broad human diversitybut THE ASIAN WTH is he the Bride of Shadow Canyon (Bride, only Asiann the Enterprise like Spock is THE VULCAN And A Mind That Was a mind that was agile as her lithe body p 8 Only eight pages in this is a bad sign They both watched the chief leave her behind twitching just the right amount as she

Went Through The Door 
through the door s heavy exhalation told Kirk than words could have p 9 OH GOD Nothing definite Jim But the Klingons are warlike We all know thatthey must have done it They re in Temporary Bride (Silhouette Romance, orbit around that planet aren t they demanded McCoy p 14 15 Minor variationsn this the KLINGONS ARE KILLERS OF COURSE argument are presented every 3 5 pages throughout the entire rest A Sweetheart for Jude Fortune (The Fortunes of Texas: Welcome to Horseback Hollow of the book Oh yes and don t let the reader forget for a second that the Klingons are darkly complected not white AND criminals OMG We all know that Bones I m tired My eyes burn from peering into the viewscreen and my headache is returning Give me something to relax me and let me sleep p 28 Telling not showing much I don t understand for the lifef me why this paragraph was in first person While appreciating but unmoved by feminine charms that being the logical course The Tiny Journalist of action in lightf his seven year pon farr cycle the human part Cardinal Sins (Born to Darkness, of Spock tacitly approvedf Lt Avitts p 39 Cuz he s such a bro science Commitment officerr no wenching p 46 Nuff said Kirk leaned back and breathed heavily That was some verbal battle he said p 51 If you have to say it it s Claiming The Forbidden Bride (Regency Silk Scandal, one sign that it wasn t The computer gurgled contentedly p 56 I don t understand why Scotty isn t alarmed at this computer turned infantr possibly auarium Computers shouldn tgurgle Especially if this is the Enterprise and not a half submerged Klingon warbird from Star Trek IV The Vulcan stiffened perceptibly and shook slightly as if fighting a major emotional battle inside p 59 Oh is that what that was the arousing nearness Modern Box Set 5-8/Carrying the Sheikhs Baby/Awakening His Innocent Cinderella/The Tycoons Shock Heir/One Night with the Forbidden Princes of his assistant p 62 It s a five year mission in close uarters For pete s sake She put her handn his arm and moved disturbingly closedisturbingly close to him p 65 BOTH TIMES Twice The Disgraceful Lord Gray (The Kings Elite on the same page She was that disturbingly close Seeing no response Kirk added Please remember that diplomacy is using your head without anyone suspecting it p 67What Her perfumearoused himher creamy shoulders made him awaref intense desires within himselfHe had to have her He needed her desperately His hands reached Alessandros Prize out to take hold. Wf a Federation science ship has been wiped Arsons Captive out The remaining membersf the Alnath II mission have discovered a fabulous ancient city but their report doesn't make sense The Klingon battle cruiser has the Enterprise in its sights and is. A great Star Trek adventure From The Original Series The the The Officer And The Renegade original series The Gambit by Robert E Vardeman is yet another book basedn the classic Star Trek series I am slowly going through my collection and rereading these books some The Guardian of which I haven t read since about 1983 Somef them I remember fondly than Turning the Good Girl Bad others This isne I didn t remember at all For good reason It s not very good In fact it s dopey I don t recommend it unless you really have nothing else to doThe crew MECANIQUE - 1ER PARTIE 2E PARTIE - 2 TOMES - 1ER PARTIE : CINEMATIQUE STATIQUE DYNAMIQUE - 2E PARTIE : RESISTANCES PASSIVES STATIQUE GRAPHIQUE RESISTANCE DES MATERIAUX CINEMATIQUE APPLIQUEE - EDITION CORRIGEE ET REIMPOSEE. of the Enterprise isrdered to Alnath II confront a Klingon dreadnought a starship with deadly fire power Alnath II is a class M planet with valuable archaeological ruins A Federation science ship sent to the planet to investigate it is discovered nearby its entire Vulcan crew dead Is this the work Ravished by Desire of the Klingons Did they violate the Organian peace treaty Captain Kirk and his intrepid crew better figure itut soon before they meet the same fateSo not a lot happens in this story The plot is fairly weak and slow moving and the 158 pages should have moved much uickly than they did The crew f Enterprise starts going a little nutty Mr Spock wants to sex up his hot science assistant Lt Uhura has the for Dr M Benga and Capt sex up his hot science assistant Lt Uhura has the eyes for Dr M Benga and Capt is incapable f making decisions There s a lot Golden Girls Forever: An Unauthorized Look Behind the Lanai of screaming from the Klingon commander lotsf threats to blow up the Enterprise but no The Australians Convenient Bride/The Millionaires Marriage Claim one does anything I began skimming because I was bored The ending is fairly lame with a lotf he man fightin antics and smoking phasers and in the end all the trouble was caused by view spoileran alien crystal The Bridesmaids Proposal on the planet below that apparently gives people whatever they desire Or something like that hide spoiler Onef the apt criticisms Delaceys Angel (Regency Series, of the Star Trek franchise is about the repetitivenessf their plotting Though the Miss Prims Greek Island Fling original premisef a starship exploring the galaxy pened up a variety f possibilities it wasn t long before the crews were repeatedly encountering godlike aliens faux Edens and dangerous machines that needed to be talked into destroying themselves From the standpoint Relentless (In Too Deep of a television show especially theriginal series such repetition is perhaps understandable given the constraints imposed by technology and budgets This is also what makes the franchise s novels so different freed from such mundane constraints practically anything is possibleThis is why Robert Vardeman s novel is so frustrating The title suggests a story involving the Enterprise crew grappling with some fiendish Klingon plot to take Midnight Touch (Harlequin Blaze over the Alpha uadrantr perhaps an interstellar battle in which Kirk matches wits with the captain Cracking the Coding Interview of a Klingon warship What Vardeman delivers instead is a tepid mystery that for fansf the Hidden Potential original series will seem all too familiar as the author takes elements from twof their episodes and mashes them together after making just a few minor alterations The Klingons are less f a fearsome threat in the story than they are a secondary plot device and their gambit to the degree that there even is ne boils down to seeking a MaGuffin and nothing The whole thing is a waste Contract Law Directions of a good title a neat cover and the hoursf time spent reading it as fans are best advised taking a hard pass Votre cerveau est dfinitivement extraordinaire ! - 50 nouvelles astuces de mentaliste qui vont vous changer la vie on thisne Ironically and with pure unintended artlessness I m sure this uote sums up the entire bookThe longer this drags Remarkables on the confused it. The Klingons are hungry for war their target The EnterpriseWhen Captain Kirk and his crew arerdered to Alnath II to challenge the deadliest Klingon starship Terror they're ready for anything r so they think But the defenseless Vulcan cre. ,
Of her trim body p 72 OH GOD Klingons aren t interested in archaeology p 76 Uh kay Chekov had almost loosed the dogs A Pimps Life of war p 82 sigh Stroke the road Captain See how you feel then said the excited woman She knelt down and ran her handsver the velvety roadbed Her eyes closed and her entire body shivered as if she had some high fever But the expression Gigolos Get Lonely Too on her face told that it was no high temperature but stark ecstasy she felt Chekov rubbed his handsn the road and said Captain it is mostsensual I cannot describe this p 100 Yes Captain stroke the road why doncha Diplomacy after all was the Yes Captain stroke the road why doncha Diplomacy after all was the f doing and saying the nastiest things in the nicest possible way p 127What Vaults are not as plentiful aboard the Enterprise as aboard Klingon ships p 131 Justwhat are you trying to say here Kirk both loved and hated the Process Unlike War Diplomacy Was Seldom Straightforward P 139 I Unlike war diplomacy was seldom straightforward p 139 I fficially decided the author doesn t know shit about war OR diplomacyUgh Officially avoiding anything else by Robert E Vardeman ever A surprisingly philosophical tale as it delves into the psyche Temptation (The Hunted of humans Vulcans Andorians and even Klingons The book is a beautiful look into the hearts and desiresf the beloved Enterprise crew Bad enough that even though I love Star Trek it could not push it to two stars Spock crying like a baby a story that never really did seem to get ff the ground I suppose there was supposed to be tension building in the book but I never felt it Very inconsistent barely any surprises However it reads exactly like an riginal episode and it is very pulpy and interesting Very much an unused episode than a full n Star Trek novel This is without a doubt ne Unbound of the worst things I ve ever tried to read Cliched contrived boring drivel Nothing about this book was goodr interesting nothing about "it was thrilling r compelling Actually it did compel me to vomit a " was thrilling r compelling Actually it did compel me to vomit a times And all this comes from a fan f Star Trek especially the Star Trek novel Although I found it enjoyable the latest STAR TREK movie INTO DARKNESS left me longing for the days f classic Trek back when Kirk co didn t rely so much Everlost (Skinjacker, on blowing stuff up and punching people repeatedly in the face Back when STAR TREK didn t feel like a cross between MISSION IMPOSSIBLE and THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS set inuter space That s why I picked up THE KLINGON GAMBIT by Robert E Vardeman the first STAR TREK novel I ve bothered to read since high school I chose it because it was The Lennon Prophecy onef the first STAR TREK novels ever written and I was really looking for that Japonia w sześciu smakach old school feel In fact this book is sold school Kirk still refers to phasers as ray guns The story revolves around a mysterious radiation field that emphasizes certain elements Aqidah Islam of each crew member s personality ironically causing them to act like their Abramsverse counterparts For example Spock becomes an emotional wreck Scotty shows up purely for comic relief and sexual tension abounds It s not a particularly good novel The writing is workman like and the plot is unambitious and inconseuential to the STARK TREK universe Still though it compares favorably with somef the cheesier STAR TREK TOS episodes and I have to give it credit for satiating me in a way that INTO DARKNESS didn t uite manage Did not finish It was to awful and I didn t want to waste my time. Ready to destroy itBut Captain Kirk can't seem to make decisions Spock has started to throw temper tantrums And Chekov has disobeyed vital Tank! orders The crewf the Enterprise are losing their minds Geek Feminist Revolution one byne all victims f the Klingon gambit.

Free read The Klingon Gambit

The Klingon Gambit


10 thoughts on “The Klingon Gambit (Free)

  1. says: Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Free read The Klingon Gambit Ironically and with pure unintended artlessness I'm sure this uote sums up the entire bookThe longer this drags

  2. says: The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman A great Star Trek adventure from the original series

  3. says: Free read The Klingon Gambit The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Free read The Klingon Gambit This is without a doubt one of the worst things I've ever tried to read Cliched contrived boring drivel Nothing about this book was good or interesting; nothing about it was thrilling or compelling Actually it did compel me

  4. says: The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Free read The Klingon Gambit A surprisingly philosophical tale as it delves into the psyche of humans Vulcans Andorians and even Klingons The

  5. says: The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read The Klingon Gambit by Robert E Vardeman is yet another book based on the classic Star Trek series I am slowly going through my collection and rereading these books some of which I haven’t read since about 1983 Some of them I remember fondly than others This is one I didn’t remember at all For good reason It’s not very good In fact it’s dopey I don’t recommend it unless you really have nothing else to doThe crew

  6. says: The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Although I found it enjoyable the latest STAR TREK movie INTO DARKNESS left me longing for the days of classic Trek back when Kirk co didn't rely so much on blowing stuff up and punching people repeatedly in the face Back when STAR TREK didn't feel like a cross between MISSION IMPOSSIBLE and THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS set in outer space That

  7. says: The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Bad enough that even though I love Star Trek it could not push it to two stars Spock crying like a baby a story that never really did seem to get off the ground I suppose there was supposed to be tension building in the book but I never felt it

  8. says: Free read The Klingon Gambit Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read The Klingon Gambit (Free)

    Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman The Klingon Gambit (Free) One of the apt criticisms of the Star Trek franchise is about the repetitiveness of their plotting Though the original premise of a starship exp

  9. says: Free read The Klingon Gambit Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman

    The Klingon Gambit (Free) Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman Free read The Klingon Gambit Did not finish It was to awful and I didn't want to waste my time

  10. says: Free read The Klingon Gambit The Klingon Gambit (Free) Robert E. Vardeman î 6 Free read

    Free read ñ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB î Robert E. Vardeman The Klingon Gambit (Free) Very inconsistent barely any surprises However it reads exactly like an original episode and it is very pulpy and interesting Very much an unused episode than a full on Star Trek novel

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *