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The Perfect Weapon Audiobook

The Perfect Weapon: Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Publisher's Summary

Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this exclusive short story featuring a quick-witted mercenary who takes big risks for bigger rewards - and now faces the challenge that will take her to the edge.

There are plenty of mercenaries, spies, and guns for hire in the galaxy. But probably none as dangerous and determined as Bazine Netal. A master of disguise - and lethal with a blade, a blaster, or bare handed - she learned from the best. Now it's her turn to be the teacher - even if schooling an eager but inexperienced recruit in the tricks of her trade is the last thing she wants to do. But it's the only way to score the ship she needs to pull off her latest job.

An anonymous client has hired Bazine to track down an ex-stormtrooper and recover the mysterious package he's safeguarding. Payment for the mission promises to be astronomical, but the obstacles facing Bazine will prove to be formidable. And though her eager new sidekick has cyber skills crucial to the mission, only Bazine's razor-sharp talents will mean the difference between success and failure - and life and death.

©2015 Delilah S. Dawson (P)2015 Random House Audio

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    BlzBob 12-11-15
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    "Too Short!"

    This shouldn't have been a short story, it should have been full length! I hope hope Bazine gets some time in TFA, other than a background character sitting on an oversized alien's lap.
    Maybe she's the Boba Fett of this trilogy. With better results!

    Excellent performance as well!

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    James Shreveport, LA, United States 12-02-15
    James Shreveport, LA, United States 12-02-15 Member Since 2008
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    "Great short story"

    This was a great short story. And the performance was good. I can't wait for episode seven to see how they are linked.

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    Thor P. 07-20-16
    Thor P. 07-20-16
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    "Giant Bugs"

    It was OK, but the whole payoff was centered around giant bugs. It's a short story that could have been better, but for the price I'm satisfied with it.

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    C Bytenski 11-30-15
    C Bytenski 11-30-15 Member Since 2015
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    "A good listen that feels like Star Wars."

    Was a decent listen that felt like Star Wars. I found moments where the narrator was distracting but I was able to get back into the story quickly.

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    Scott Thomas Gray 12-17-15
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    "Great Short Story"

    This is a fun, short Star Wars story. The Perfect Weapon is more than worth a few bucks. No Jedi or light sabers, just mercs and slicer shenanigans.

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    Rich Beaverton, OR, United States 08-01-16
    Rich Beaverton, OR, United States 08-01-16 Member Since 2011

    Sci-fi FTW.

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    What did you love best about The Perfect Weapon?

    The story and characters had such potential.


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    I just wish it had been a lot longer.

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    "Short but great!"

    LaVoy is always a pleasure to listen to and this story is wonderful. A short story of espionage and betrayal.. well worth your time.

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    st139 07-20-16
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    "Couldn't stop listening"

    Loved it!! Very interesting listen. Only had one problem with it, it was way too short!

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    i loved it i cant wait read / hear more of the new star wars cannon

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    Amazon Customer 06-25-16 Member Since 2010

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    "Ok but a little more depth would be nice"

    Good book with interesting characters. would have nice to have set the scene better and a little more character development would have been nice. good performance by the reader.

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