Coyote Universe
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  • 1
    Spindrift | Allen Steele

    Spindrift

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Allen Steele
    • Narrated By Andy Caploe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (297)
    Performance
    (184)
    Story
    (185)

    June 1, 2288 - Europe's first starship, the EASS Galileo, launches on its maiden voyage to investigate an unidentified object, code-named Spindrift, which is traveling outside our solar system. An object that may be alien in origin. The Galileo disappears soon after...February 1, 2344 - The Galileo's shuttle returns to Earth carrying three surviving expedition members, who still appear to be the same age they were when they departed. They report that they have, indeed, made contact with an extraterrestrial race.

    Should have been a novella

    I stayed with this book because in the midst of all the unfunny jokes and the stupid characters, there was an actual good story. The telling of the st..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 02 2011 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • 2
    Galaxy Blues | Allen Steele

    Galaxy Blues

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Allen Steele
    • Narrated By Marc Vietor
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (175)
    Performance
    (100)
    Story
    (101)

    Expelled from the Union Astronautica space fleet and facing charges of grand theft, Jules Truffant agrees to sign up as shuttle pilot aboard the freighter Pride of Cucamonga in exchange for amnesty. After botching Pride's mission to RhoCorenae and upsetting an alien culture in the process, Jules must take part in a voyage across the galaxy to place a probe squarely in the path of a black hole as it plows through an inhabited star system.

    Yep!

    The story is set in the Coyote universe, taking place after the events of Spindrift. It has aliens, diplomacy, a mysterious crew member, double crosse..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 18 2015 by Lady Pamela (New Mexico)
  • 3
    Hex | Allen Steele

    Hex

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Allen Steele
    • Narrated By Tracy Sallows, Allen Steele
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (214)
    Performance
    (178)
    Story
    (180)

    The two-time Hugo Award-winner expands the universe of his Coyote saga. The danui, a reclusive arachnid species considered the galaxy's finest engineers, have avoided contact with the Coyote Federation. Until, that is, the danui initiate trade negotiations, offering only information: the coordinates for an unoccupied world suitable for human life - a massive sphere, composed of billions of hexagons.

    Enjoyed

    yes, if they like the Coyote series.

    Reviewed on September 17 2013 by miki (Salt Lake City, UT, United States)