Penrose
Books in series2
UNABRIDGED
(3.6 based on 59 ratings)
  • 1
    Twisted Metal: The Penrose Series, Book 1 | Tony Ballantyne

    Twisted Metal: The Penrose Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Tony Ballantyne
    • Narrated By Stephen Hogan
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (38)
    Performance
    (21)
    Story
    (23)

    On a world of intelligent robots who seem to have forgotten their own distant past, it is a time of war as the soldiers of Artemis City set out to conquer everything within range on the continent of Shull, killing or converting every robot they capture to their philosophy, while viewing their own wire-based minds as nothing but metal to be used or recycled for the cause.

    Excellent Writing- Original story

    This novel is Not-At-All what you might expect. The story opens very strong with a excerpt from Longfellow's 'Hiawatha', and keeps up the pace. The st..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 22 2010 by Dan (El Paso, TX, United States)
  • 2
    Blood and Iron: The Penrose Series. Book 2 | Tony Ballantyne

    Blood and Iron: The Penrose Series. Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 57 mins)
    • By Tony Ballantyne
    • Narrated By Stephen Hogan
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (21)
    Performance
    (11)
    Story
    (11)

    Appointed Commander of the Emperor’s Army of Sangrel, Wa-Ka-Mo-Do of Ko tries to establish relations between the existing robot population and the humans who have recently arrived on Yukawa.On the continent of Shull, Kavan forms the Uncertain Army and is marching to Artemis City. Upon discovery that the city’s generals have made an alliance with the humans, he retreats to Stark where he plans the eventual overthrow of Artemis and the humans.

    Excellent Series- High Philosophy

    Not at all what one might expect: excellent writing; excellent narration; excellent content. It should be required reading for all sheeple.

    Reviewed on December 24 2010 by Dan (El Paso, TX, United States)