This story is intriguing because of the visceral descriptions of what the Antagonist is going through. I listen to books on my commute in my car, and this one is page turning, or in my case, car parking-with-the-radio-on experience! I would highly recommend this book!
when the antagonist began to care about humans
It started out as very interesting and then just turned into a romance novel. It doesn't qualify as a science fiction or a romance. It just was a washed out version of both. I did finish it, and didn't feel like it was a waste but not my type of book. Too light...
I would not recommend it to any serious SyFi fans or any romance fan.
the performance was very good.
a better ending
not a great performance but a decent effort for what he had to deal with in the naritive
allot of great elements but cut allot of corners on the story endend up just being annoying by the end
This is a very well performed eBook. The story starts with interesting scenario and then gains speed and excitement as it progresses. I plan to buy others by this team.
Really enjoy listening to these books sure am glad I was introduced to Audible. Best dollar I've ever spent.
the story line was easy to follow and guess ahead. Had some features in the story line that was fun to hear how it developed. The ending left me chuckling had it figured before I got to it. At least the language wasn't as bad as some I've heard. Over all it was worth it but not all that exciting.
This the third Haldeman novel I have downloaded. I read TMQ on espn and he turned me on to "The Forever War" which was great. "Forever Peace" was terrible, and "Camouflage" had potential. Haldeman to me deeply repressed issues that come through in his work. I am not a fan of having such gratuitus sex in my books. Forever War I felt as though the sex was an integral part of the the story. Depicting how social views can change over time. In "Camouflage" the sex scenes are creepy. I was disappointed through and through, and this will be the last of Haldeman's work I download.
This ranks near the top of my list for well written and well read sci-fi's. It just keeps you on the edge of your seat from start to finish. Lot's of fun.
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I bought this because some time ago, I had read 'The Forever War' and enjoyed it, and also because the plot summary sounded interesting. However, there was nothing interesting beyond the summary in the book, and I had to sit through numerous explicit descriptions of sexual encounters.
Learn, understand, then decide whether you accept or reject.
This is a story of a shape changing creature which decides to integrate into human society, and has to deal with issues of war, love and another shape changer going around. I don't want to spoil the story, but the ending just seems too convenient and happy. There's also a bunch of sex scenes with the shape changer masquerading as both genders which seem a bit forced.
For those two flaws, it gets 4 stars in overall and story.
The narrator did an especially good job with different character accents without making them sound comical.
The Changeling. Its ability to adapt was fascinating.
The end where both characters went into the artifact and departed for Messier 22.