Willful Child
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    Willful Child | Steven Erikson

    Willful Child

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Steven Erikson
    • Narrated By MacLeod Andrews
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    These are the voyages of the starship, A.S.F. Willful Child. Its ongoing mission: to seek out strange new worlds on which to plant the Terran flag, to subjugate and if necessary obliterate new life life-forms, to boldly blow the...And so we join the not-terribly-bright but exceedingly cock-sure Captain Hadrian Sawback - think James T Kirk crossed with ‘American Dad'

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    Willful Child | Steven Erikson

    Willful Child

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Steven Erikson
    • Narrated By MacLeod Andrews
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (287)
    Performance
    (269)
    Story
    (270)

    These are the voyages of the starship A.S.F. Willful Child. Its ongoing mission: to seek out strange new worlds on which to plant the Terran flag, to subjugate and if necessary obliterate new life-forms, to boldly blow the... And so we join the not-terribly-bright but exceedingly cock-sure Captain Hadrian Sawback and his motley crew on board the Starship Willful Child for a series of devil-may-care, near-calamitous and downright chaotic adventures through "the infinite vastness of interstellar space".

    Loving, biting, very funny parody of classic SF

    This was an unexpected treat.

    Erikson, who I know from his well-regarded grim and gritty fantasy work, turns out to be a very funny writer ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 12 2014 by Ethan M. (Philadelphia)
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    Willful Child: Wrath of Betty: Willful Child, Book 2 | Steven Erikson

    Willful Child: Wrath of Betty: Willful Child, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Steven Erikson
    • Narrated By MacLeod Andrews
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (30)
    Performance
    (28)
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    The continuing adventures of the starship A.S.F. Willful Child. Its mission: to seek out strange new worlds on which to plant the Terran flag, to subjugate and if necessary obliterate new life-forms, to boldly blow the... And so we join the not-terribly-bright but exceedingly cock-sure Captain Hadrian Sawback and his motley crew on board the Starship Willful Child for a series of devil-may-care, near-calamitous and downright chaotic adventures through "the infinite vastness of interstellar space."

    Stream of consciousness-- I think!!!

    Couldn't do more than 4 hours. Extremely hard to follow and when you could it wasn't humorous or engaging. As a satire it fails because of this...

    Reviewed on November 08 2016 by Jerryl ()