During the first hour or so of listening to this book I was afraid I wasn't going to like it very much. The narration seemed a bit too dramatic and ov..Show More »er the top. The heroine is a starship admiral, a rather hard woman, and I didn't really find that appealing. As the book progressed however, the book got more exciting the the heroine loosened up little by little and started to grow on me. The hero appealed to me from the start. He was a strong leader but able to relinquish control, and seemed to be primarily concerned with the well being of others.
Some science fiction can move along almost too quickly, or introduce so many "new" gadgets, gizmos or concepts that it's sometimes hard to make sense of it all. This book kept the tech stuff pretty simple, but was action packed and well paced. I wouldn't recommend it for hard core science fiction fans, but I would recommend it for romance readers looking for something a bit different.