Geary has made many risky decisions as commander, especially in ordering the Alliance fleet back to the Lakota Star System, where it was nearly destroyed by the Syndics. It's a desperate gamble that may buy Geary just enough time to prepare for the Syndics' inevitable return, and give the fleet a fighting chance at survival.
But even as he struggles to stay one step ahead of the enemy, Geary must face conspirators within his own fleet who want a change of command and are willing to do anything to bring it about. Geary knows that his fleet must stand together or the Syndic forces will tear them apart.
BONUS AUDIO: Author Jack Campbell explains why he sees Valiant as the latest in a long tradition of "sea stories".
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Well narrated. A little long in parts, but to be expected with an unabridged book. The series keeps you listening, but since they don't go book number sequence it makes it hard to find the next boook in the series. You have to find the release dates. A good listen!
This is the first book that I've listened from the fleet series and I was surprised of how entertaining it was. Solid scifi story with politics and romance added to the mix. The battle scenes are well chronicled and fast pace - I have not encountered this type of narrative before. Strongly recommend it if you prefer novels that deal with space battles.
this pretty straight forward story ... no surprises ... thin development of everything but space battleship tactics.
If you have liked the other Campbell stories .. you will like this one. If You have never read one of these not much to them.
Overall I like the series and I'm looking forward to the next book, but frankly the repetitions are getting annoying.
I liston to all 4 books and give rne a 6 Stars if I could, waiting for the next one (book 5) to come out unabridged so I wont miss a page of it. come Jack hit those keys. the stores line is fast, and well written and I look forward to reliston then again and again
Books cut short to money whore, worst ending yet..
Will finish series if it picks up in next book
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